Students participate in Pet Walk for community service hours, raise awareness for therapy animals

Students participate in Pet Walk for community service hours, raise awareness for therapy animals

Students supported Paws Helping Hands, an organization which provides comfort and raises donations for those living in difficult situations, by participating in Pet Partners’ World’s Largest Pet Walk at Hotchkiss Park in Santa Monica on Sept. 28. Students supported Paws Helping Hands through Pet Walk Sophia Ekstrand ’20, a facilitator of the school’s participation in […]

Power of the Portfolio

When visual arts teacher Claire Cochran ’06 was a senior, her art portfolio was her ticket to college, she said. Even though her GPA may not have been high enough for her to gain admission to a highly competitive school like Tufts University, Cochran said she believes she was accepted to its School of the […]

Students buy Homecoming tickets to support alumnus

Students buying tickets for the Homecoming Formal dance now have the option of donating five dollars in addition to the $50 ticket fee to the recovery fund for Kevin Chen ’19. Chen, a former head prefect, was hospitalized over the summer due to a brain aneurysm and spent several weeks in the Medical Intensive Care […]

Robotics subteam 62X qualifies for state tournament

Robotics subteam 62X qualifies for state tournament

After earning the Design Award Sept. 21, robotics subteam 62X set a new record for the earliest VEX California State Championship qualification under Team 62’s division. Adjudicators at the qualifying competition, which took place at Arnold Beckman High School, granted 62X the award for creating an engineering notebook. The notebook chronicled all of the team’s […]

Team races to Mission League meet

Team races to Mission League meet

The boys’ and girls’ cross country teams competed in their first Mission League meet last Wednesday. The girls’ team finished in third place, while the boys’ team placed fifth. Isabel Lawrence ’21 finished second in the three-mile race with a time of 20:49. Violet Barron ’22 came in eighth and Assistant Features Editor Chloe Schaeffer […]

Boys Water Polo remains undefeated in win against Palos Verdes

Boys Water Polo remains undefeated in win against Palos Verdes

Boys’ Water Polo defeated Palos Verdes High School 13-4 today, continuing their unbeaten streak this season.  The team had a strong defensive performance in the first quarter and shut out the Sea Kings. In addition, center Mot Stothart ’20 provided the Wolverines with two of their three first quarter goals. Attacker Shay Gillearn ’21 credits […]

Ross to take new position

Ross to take new position

Current Head of Upper School Laura Ross will assume the position of Associate Head of School in July 2020, replacing Interim Associate Head of School Debbie Reed. The decision to appoint Ross is the result of a search for a long-term replacement following the passing of former Associate Head of School Liz Resnick in March. […]

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