Old School: Joe Farwell

Where did you go to high school? 

Los Gatos High School

What was your school’s mascot? 


When did you graduate? 


What was your favorite class in high school and why? 

My favorite class in high school was history because it’s about people, the choices they make, and how it affects people around them.

What was your most challenging class and why? 

Trig was my most challenging class because i’m a talking monkey and math has always been difficult

What extracurricular activities were you involved in? 

As far as sports go, I was involved in swimming and football. My buddies and I also liked to make films for fun on the side, and I enjoyed playing video games.

What was your favorite extracurricular activity and why? 

My favorite extracurricular activity was definitely football. I played it into college, and I honestly just love football.

Who were your favorite bands/artists/songs while in high school? 

Billy Idol, Duran Duran, Howard Jones, Depeche Mode

What was your favorite tv show in high school? 

Miami Vice 

What was your favorite movie while in high school?

Top Gun.

What are your favorite memories of high school?

Goofing around with my buddies, sports, and knowing that your whole life is ahead of you so you have limitless opportunities

What is your least favorite memory of high school? 

When I was a junior in high school, I played football with a really annoying group of seniors. They were really tough teammates, but they definitely taught me a valuable lesson playing with them.

What was your gpa? 


Did you receive any awards? 

I received some sports awards and senior superlatives that I rather not share.

How did you get to school (if you drove, what kind of car)? 

I drove a ‘61 Ford Galaxy which I still drive now. 

Did you ever have to go to the dean or principal’s office? Why?