The Broadview

JV basketball team plays first preseason game

The JV basketball team defends Waldorf during the second quarter of the game. The quarter ended with Cubs up 8-6, but the game ended with a Convent loss of 23-15.

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

November 28, 2017

WEB EXCLUSIVE The JV basketball team lost their first preseason game to Waldorf this afternoon at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral. “During the game, we got really competitive,” freshman Sarah Barnes said. “Even the littlest things like counting down the shot clock helped us become...

Innobotics club builds robot mascot

Seniors Natalie Lunbeck, Lizzie Bruce and Francesca Petruzzelli cut a piece of wood to make a robot using a table saw. The robot will serve as the Innobotics Club mascot.

Laura Mogannam, Senior Reporter

November 14, 2017

WEB EXCLUSIVE The innobotics club met during lunch in Syufy Theatre’s backstage area to continue building the group's robot mascot. Club members cut pieces of plywood using a table saw to make the shape of the robot. The robot will eventually be able to drive around, move its arms and head, light...

Varsity basketball team maintains undefeated streak

Senior Alyssa Alvarez makes a shot while fellow teammates watch from the bench during the Varsity Senior Night game against University. This story was updated with a photo from the February 7 game.

Neely Metz, Features Editor

February 6, 2017

After an entirely undefeated season and a #4 place in the state, the girls varsity basketball team won against Marin Academy in a 61 to 35 lead Friday night. “The game went really well, we played as a team and we played well on defense which carried our offense,” senior Ally Arora, who is a co-captain...

Class time used for early AP prep

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

January 19, 2017

Although the two dreaded weeks of AP tests do not occur until May, many students are already wrapping up new material and are beginning to prepare specifically for the tests in class. “Last year, Mr. Cinti had us prepare months in advance for the AP Biology test,” senior Hailey Long said. “The most...

School community honors alumna

School community honors alumna

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

January 10, 2017

Visiting alumnae joined the student body and participated in an espacio on Friday to honor an 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...

Shooting for two

Shooting for two

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

September 22, 2016

Choosing between school and athletics should never really be a decision, but as I sit down for a water break during my nightly workout, I cannot help but think about about the millions of athletes who are at a crossroads. Now is the time when high school athletes have to come to terms with the fac...

IB program earns positive appraisal

IB history students work to compile primary and secondary sources for a self produced

Josephine Rozzelle, Senior Reporter

September 22, 2016

Following a three­-year application process, Convent and Stuart Hall high schools have begun their first year as International Baccalaureate World Schools, with the new program already garnering positive responses from IB students. “I’m definitely happy with the program,” junior Olivia M...

Auditions for Fall play continue on second day

(From left) Junior Ariana Davidis, Sophomore Delaney Tobin, Junior Francesca Petruzzelli and Sophomore Sophie Egan act out a scene from the play for their group audition piece.

Neely Metz, Features Editor

August 30, 2016

A second round of auditions for the Fall play “Sixteen in Ten Minutes or Less” were held in the Syufy Theatre today. “I didn’t do the play last year and I’m only a sophomore so this is actually the first time that I’m doing a play,” sophomore Sophie Egan said. “I’ve always done mus...

Volleyball teams utilized daily practice time to improve skills for upcoming game

Sophomore Avery Van Natta   spikes the ball during the varsity opening game against Waldorf last Friday. The team lost the match 1-3.

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

August 25, 2016

Both the JV and varsity volleyball teams spent practices this week preparing for their third games of the season tomorrow against the Drew School. “We’ve definitely been practicing our hitting and rotations to make sure we go after every ball,” JV team member Giulia Oltranti said. “We want to b...

Seniors take relaxed school ID photos

Senior Julia Gutman poses for her silly school photo. Some seniors took casual photos, with everything from crazy hairstyles to borrowed glasses being documented on their student ID cards.

Darrean Loy, Senior Reporter

August 24, 2016

School pictures are over, and while most students frantically touched up their makeup and fixed their hair, a group of seniors did the opposite. Senior attempts to make an impression included smearing lipstick across their faces and flashing strained smiles, a stark contrast to the efforts many seniors made for...

BYOD replaces 1:1 iPad program

BYOD replaces 1:1 iPad program

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

May 26, 2016

In a recent sophomore theology class of nine students, eight used personal laptops for classwork instead of iPads, confirming the high school’s transition to an ePack Bring Your Own Device Program starting next year. Students in both high schools will no longer lease school-owned iP...

Senior one of five poets from Bay Area to perform on a national stage

Senior one of five poets from Bay Area to perform on a national stage

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

April 19, 2016

A senior will travel to Washington D.C. in July to perform in a poetry festival after winning several rounds of competitions, the latest one last Saturday. Senior Maya Greenhill was one of the top five scoring poets after performing two poems at the Youth Speaks Grand Slam Finals poetry contest last Sa...

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