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Espacio honors civil rights activist

Espacio honors civil rights activist

Mary Perez, Reporter
January 14, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, part of Martin Luther King Jr.’s infamous “I Have a Dream” speech was played at assembly today. Students have the day off on Monday to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr., an activist who is remembered for his work in racial equality. ...

Club sells In-N-Out Burger to raise money

Club sells In-N-Out Burger to raise money

Laura Mogannam, Reporter
January 13, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

A student service club hosted an In-N-Out Burger sale during lunch today as a fundraiser for the ME to WE foundation. The fundraiser was organized by the Hearts and Hands Club, which aims to fundraise and volunteer for organizations that the members are interested in helping, according to club hea...

Sophomores look forward to annual Costa Rica trip

Sophomores look forward to annual Costa Rica trip

Emily Kanellos, Reporter
January 11, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores and faculty chaperones gathered in the Little Theater today during lunch for an informational and celebratory Costa Rica trip meeting. Juniors from both Convent and Stuart Hall answered any questions sophomores had and shared past experiences. “The purpose of the trip is mostly to bu...

Student body engages in writing competition

Student body engages in writing competition

Anna Doggett, Reporter
January 11, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

The entire student body took part in the Kate Chopin writing contest today and yesterday, in which students are given a creative writing prompt to reflect and write an essay on. “[The competition] was started by two teachers who worked here named Ann Cromey and Charles Brady,” English teacher Julia Arce ...

School community honors alumna

School community honors alumna

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor
January 10, 2017
Filed under News

Visiting alumnae joined the student body and participated in an espacio on Friday to honor a deceased alumna who died on Dec 30. Head of school Rachel Simpson preceded the moment of silence for Madalyn Trouton (’14) with a reminder that the Sacred Heart support system continues beyond graduation and f...

Freshman, juniors join citywide robotics team

Freshman, juniors join citywide robotics team

Cece Giarman, Reporter
January 9, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

Four students recently began a six-week journey to prepare for and take part in the San Francisco Regional Robotics Competition, as part of a citywide girls-only team. “Some of our students have joined an all-girls team in San Francisco,” robotics advisor Chris Person-Rennell said. “Convent does not ha...

Alumnae participate in college panel

Alumnae participate in college panel

Cassie Eskicioglu, Reporter
January 7, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

Five alumnae took part in a panel during a school-wide assembly today to share their college experiences and give general advice to students. The panel was enjoyable for both the audience and the participants, according to panel member Audrey Brooke (’16), who attends the University of Southern C...

Varsity basketball travels to Redding for tournament

Varsity basketball travels to Redding for tournament

Olivia Mohun, Reporter
January 6, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

The Varsity basketball team left school early and drove north to Redding, California today for a three-day tournament. Chaperoned by Athletics Director Elena De Santis and coach Reynolds Marquette, the team is set to play three games this weekend, their first being tonight, against Eureka High Sch...

Cafe to perk up Fillmore

Cafe to perk up Fillmore

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor
January 5, 2017
Filed under Breaking News, News

Stickers of blue bottles decorating the glass windows of the vacant corner on Fillmore and Jackson streets confirm long-standing rumors that artisanal coffee company Blue Bottle will occupy the space, however complications have delayed its opening. Blue Bottle began pursuing the space three years ago, but ope...

Assembly helps students relax in midst of finals

Laura Mogannam, Reporter
December 20, 2016
Filed under News

Students took a mental break today during Assembly in order to remember to have gratitude and to destress as the crunch of finals closes in. Annie Egan, Convent Director of Student Support, showed a video of Louie Schwartzberg’s TEDx Talk Nature. Beauty. Gratitude. The video focused on opening one...

Schools celebrate 130-year-old tradition

Schools celebrate 130-year-old tradition

Emily Kanellos, Reporter
December 16, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Schools of the Sacred Heart’s 130th Noëls celebration took place yesterday with the singing of Christmas carols in many languages. While many kindergarteners and freshmen experienced the tradition for the first time, this is senior Ally Arora’s 12th Noëls celebration. “It is a very co...

Club decorates care packages

Club decorates care packages

Anna Doggett, Reporter
December 16, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

The Hearts and Hands service club decorated care packages for a homeless shelter during their meeting today in preparation for the packages' distribution this weekend. “This Saturday, we are having a dinner for 65 homeless men at St. Mark’s [Lutheran Church],” junior Sarah Mahnke-Baum sai...

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