Escape from Reality

“I’ll sacrifice myself. Run, run, run,” Chris Lee ’16 commands with one hand on the keyboard of his computer and the other continuously clicking his mouse. Lee strategizes with Brandon Kuwada ’16, planning the best way to destroy the other team’s nexus, or base. Lee and Kuwada are playing League of Legends, first released in […]

Escape from Reality

By Sharon Chow “I’ll sacrifice myself. Run, run, run,” Chris Lee ’16 commands with one hand on the keyboard of his computer and the other continuously clicking his mouse. Lee strategizes with Brandon Kuwada ’16, planning the best way to destroy the other team’s nexus, or base. Lee and Kuwada are playing League of Legends, […]

‘Grey’s’ actress discusses role

Jessica Capshaw ’94, the actress who plays pediatric surgeon Arizona Robbins on “Grey’s Anatomy,” talked to girls Oct. 6 about her childhood, playing a lesbian character on the show and adapting to the challenges in her life. The La Femme club invited all upper school students to attend Capshaw’s talk in Feldman-Horn. As a child, […]

Campuses to host Back to School Day

Parents will follow their child’s schedule, which has been compacted into 10 minute classes, and meet teachers Sept. 13 at the Middle School and Sept. 20 at the Upper School for Back to School Day. There will be a meeting for new parents, and during free periods, parents will be invited to visit the Library […]

Gallery displays seniors’ art

Seniors displayed their favorite pieces of art they created for other students, parents and faculty at the Senior Art Show, which was scheduled to be held May 27 in the Feldman-Horn Gallery from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Paintings, ceramics, photography and sculptures were all featured in the show along with group pieces that seniors […]

MS singers, musicians, perform at Heritage Music Festival in San Francisco

The Middle School Symphony, Madrigals, and Vocal Ensemble performed at the Heritage Music Festival of Gold in San Francisco from March 14 to March 18. The three groups were all invited to perform at the festival based on their performances at the Heritage Music Festival last April in Anaheim.   “The Heritage Music Festivals happens […]

Madrigals to sing at convention

The middle school Madrigals will be singing at the American Choral Directors Association Western Division Convention in Santa Barbara Feb. 22 as one of two middle school choir groups invited to perform at the convention. Every participating choir had to send in three live audio recordings of the past three years one year in advance […]

Jazz bands perform in Rubgy

Jazz classes performed in “An Evening of Big Band Jazz” Dec. 14, exploring both contemporary and classic jazz in Rugby auditorium. From 7-9 p.m., upper school performing arts teacher Shawn Constantino conducted the Studio Jazz Band, Jazz Band and the Jazz Ensemble in the annual winter jazz concert.  “The younger band, with a lot of […]

Middle school bus schedule to change

All Middle School late bus departure times will be changed to 5:45 p.m. Monday to Friday, effective Oct. 21. Along with the late bus time change, the late shuttle bus from the Upper to the Middle School will depart at 5:10 p.m. Early buses and shuttle times will not change. Departure times are permanently pushed […]