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Sophs support toy program

Sophs support toy program

Cece Giarman & Jordan Russell, Reporters
December 8, 2016
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Sophomore Student Council began building community holiday engagement by organizing the Broadway campus’s participation in the San Francisco Firefighter's Toy Program. The San Francisco Firefighter's Toy Program, often confused with the Marine’s Toys for Tots program, was started in 1949 and expec...

Service club fundraises with hot chocolate sale

Service club fundraises with hot chocolate sale

Emma Hubbard and Caroline Schulberg
November 30, 2016
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Sophomores Kelly Chan, Madeline Furey Peters and Sydney Marquez organized a hot chocolate sale in the Gallery today during lunch. The sophomores sold the hot chocolate to raise money for the Service to the Homeless Club. The sale’s proceeds will purchase mittens, blankets, and socks to be given out to...

Lab allows deeper understanding of material

Lab allows deeper understanding of material

Colette Hom and Caroline Schulberg
November 16, 2016
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Sophomore chemistry classes conducted a lab today to experiment with double displacement reactions, by mixing two compounds and then concluding whether each was soluble or insoluble after the reaction had taken place. Labs allow students to physically experiment and learn about the material first ha...

Fall Art Preview highlights student work

Fall Art Preview highlights student work

Mira White and Emma Hubbard
November 16, 2016
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Visual Art classes curated the Fall Art Preview to celebrate and express students’ creativity around all four school campuses throughout the fall. “Our Fall Preview highlights student artwork, collaborations, field trips and exhibitions of this season in effort to demonstrate our K-12 learnin...

Lack of wireless connection disrupts classes

Catherine Webb-Purkis and Dena Silver
November 14, 2016
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WiFi was down for the entire Broadway campus until the end of C Block today, causing widespread disruptions in class activity. Lack of internet connection caused external drive platforms such as Google Drive to be unaccessible without a personal hotspot, which led to many deadlines and tests being po...

‘Celebrating Democracy’ shifts focus from presidential election

‘Celebrating Democracy’ shifts focus from presidential election

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor
November 7, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Recognition of the democratic process’ importance, the exploration of voting rights throughout American history, and explanation of certain ballot measures were primary themes of today’s assembly, “Celebrating Democracy.” “I wanted to put something together that centered around student voice,...

Día de los Muertos chapel remembers, respects the dead

Día de los Muertos chapel remembers, respects the dead

Giulia Oltranti and Natalia Varni
November 4, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

This morning’s chapel celebrated Día de los Muertos, a Mexican holiday honoring family members and close friends who have died.   With the actual holiday on Tuesday, and the chapel service today, the school week has been filled with Día de los Muertos festivities bringing awareness to the community. “W...

Open house brings prospective families to campus

Open house brings prospective families to campus

Emily Kanellos and Elizabeth Worthington
November 3, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Seventh and eighth graders visited the Broadway campus tonight for this fall's last Open House for prospective students and their parents. Admissions Director Allyson Maebert organized the event that she began planning  at the end of August. “Open House serves an opportunity for families and students to ...

Spanish classes celebrate Day of the Dead

Spanish classes celebrate Day of the Dead

Laura Mogannam and Isis Boivin
November 2, 2016
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Spanish classes learned about Mexican culture and Day of the Dead, or Día de los Muertos, while others used the holiday as a time to pay tribute to friends and family who have died. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday celebrated to honor those who have died and is often celebrated with parades, pro...

Mass celebrates All Saints’ Day

Mass celebrates All Saints’ Day

Mason Cooney and Olivia Mohun
November 1, 2016
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Convent and Stuart Hall High School students squeezed into the Octavia campus’ gym this morning to celebrate the Solemnity of All Saints. The Rev. Paul Zirimemya, who is deaf, lead the Mass in sign language while Jeanine Collins interpreted it for the congregation. “Priesthood is a calling fr...

Halloween assembly provides outlet for faculty, student costume creativity

Halloween assembly provides outlet for faculty, student costume creativity

Kira Daley and Megan Mullins
October 31, 2016
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Students and faculty gathered in Syufy Theatre for a Halloween-themed assembly to show off their costumes, compete for best outfits and join in some holiday fun. Jim Halpert from “The Office,” Ms. Frizzle and Nickelback all made appearances in the faculty contest, but math teacher Jordan Lewis, proved victo...

Sexual assault and cyberbullying laws presented in assembly

Sexual assault and cyberbullying laws presented in assembly

Anna Doggett and Cece Giarman
October 28, 2016
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Assembly today honed in on teaching the audience about sexual and social media misconduct, and included details of legal rights as well as state and federal laws. Matt Kramer spoke on behalf of the international law firm Skadden and Arps  about connections between sexual assault and cyberbullying. Kramer described possible consequ...

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