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San Francisco heat wave prompts revised dress code

San Francisco heat wave prompts revised dress code

Olivia Mohun, City Life Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

Students came to school in a relaxed dress code this morning due to the record-breaking heat wave passing through the Bay Area. Yesterday evening an email was sent out to the student body explaining that a “revised” dress code would be in place Monday in anticipation of the warm day in order to p...

Students complete first full week of 2017-2018 school year

Students complete first full week of 2017-2018 school year

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

September 1, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Today marked the completion of students’ first full week of the 2017-2018 school year. Many changes have come with the start of the year including more co-ed classes at both campuses, new teachers and a range of new class options. Many students have the majority of their classes at Stuart Hall most of...

Sophomore English classes watch performance of black odyssey

Sophomore English classes watch performance of black odyssey

Mary Perez, Senior Reporter

August 31, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores will be attending "black odyssey" tonight at the California Shakespeare Theater in Orinda to start off their unit studying Shakespeare's work. "Black odyssey," written by playwright Marcus Gardley, follows the story of Ulysses Lincoln, a soldier trying to return home from war, who is presumed...

College representatives start visits

College representatives start visits

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

August 30, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

This morning during B Period, two seniors and a junior met in the Gallery to talk with a representative from Syracuse University. “I’ve been very interested in [Syracuse’s] conservatory drama program,” senior Marguerite Williamson, who attended the session, said. “I wanted to get more information abou...

New food service works out kinks

New food service works out kinks

Jordan Russell, Senior Reporter

August 29, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

The new cafeteria service, Sage Dining, has created a variety of lunch options, but in the first few days has subjected eaters to long lines. “The food is really good, it’s just very stressful when lunch starts,” junior Sophie Egan said. “I’ll be really hungry, but I won’t want to go down...

Students spend the day volunteering at the 2017 Giant Race

Students spend the day volunteering at the 2017 Giant Race

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

While most students spent their Sunday morning in bed resting for the upcoming school week, junior Isis Boivin and other classmates woke up at 5:30 a.m. in order to volunteer at this year’s Giant Race. “My parents usually run the race, but due to medical reasons I have never been able to run...

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

May 25, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

The Computer II class celebrated their last class of the semester with an in-class breakfast featuring coffee, donuts, and bagels.    Computer teacher Doug Grant initially planned for a final test, but he decided against it when the class scored well on a test a week ago, proving their comprehensio...

Surf Club screens documentary about female surfers

Surf Club screens documentary about female surfers

Josephine Rozzelle, Senior Reporter

May 24, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

The Surf Club hosted the first Onda Linda Surf Fest this evening in Syufy Theatre, featuring a student performance and a screening of a documentary focused on female surfers in the Bay Area, followed by a Q & A session with some of the cast members and a surf-themed raffle. The 2016 documentary...

Student council elections encourage community involvement

Student council elections encourage community involvement

Olivia Mohun, Reporter

May 22, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and faculty gathered in Syufy Theatre this morning for an assembly where students from all grades lined up on stage to give their candidacy speeches for the 2017-2018 student council positions. “I chose to run for Equity and Inclusion Representative because they’re thing...

Restrooms set for renovation

Restrooms set for renovation

Cece Giarman and Mary Perez

May 18, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Backed-up toilets, cramped stalls and athletes changing for sports often render the Flood Mansion’s restrooms inaccessible are prompting renovations scheduled for this of the second and third floor this summer. Architects are solidifying designs for new spaces in the community, including updated...

Former US Poet Laureate speaks to community

Former US Poet Laureate speaks to community

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor

May 10, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sacred Heart

The school community heard a two-time United States Poet Laureate share his thoughts on men who wear snoods, lanyards, Irish spiders, the British and breakfast at a special assembly and evening reading today. Poet Billy Collins, dubbed “the most popular poet in America,” visited campus, reading several of his poems at a daytime assembly, answering questions from S...

Badminton team prepares for season end

Badminton team prepares for season end

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

May 3, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

After starting the competition season in February, Convent & Stuart Hall’s varsity badminton teams have begun preparations for their Senior Night on Thursday and the Bay Counties League Championships on Friday. Some team members could possibly continue to the NCS tournament on May 13, depending o...

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