Social Committee to host Halloween Week

The Social Committee will host a week of movies, candy and costume contests to celebrate Halloween. Students will vote for the winners of costume contests on Halloween who will be awarded Starbucks gift cards. “It is always fun to see the creative costumes that students come up with,” Upper School Dean and faculty advisor of […]

New in the classroom: Upper School faculty

Jamie Chan left her job of eight years in Atlanta as an Emory University assistant dean of undergraduate admission to become an upper school dean, replacing the recently retired Mike Bird.  At Emory, Chan admitted students from the Southern California area and worked with the upper school deans during the admission process. “Coming from the […]

VIP club video to be screened at film festival

A film created by the Vietnam Initiative Project about Kiva, a non-profit organized to loan money to entrepreneurs in low-income countries, will be screened at the Fifth Annual Awareness Festival taking place from Sept. 11-21. The video, “My Aunt Kim,” is up for an award. “It’s really not about the awards,” Vietnam Initiative Project founder […]