Gustavo Gody: Visual Arts

Gustavo Godoy, a prominent sculptor whose art has been displayed in galleries and exhibitions nationally and internationally, will teach 3-D Art and Ceramics at the Upper School this year. As a kid, Godoy said he enjoyed using his hands, whether it was fixing bikes or building forts. With the skills he acquired when he was […]

Symphony, Wind Ensemble, Camerata Strings to perform with alumna

In the final concert of the year, the Upper School Symphony, Wind Ensemble and Camerata Strings were scheduled to play a wide array of pieces April 28. The concert, which had not taken place at press time, was expected to feature two chamber pieces played by two groups within Symphony, including a percussion quartet that […]

A Cut Above

A Cut Above

Carefully selecting a screwdriver, Eitan Sneider ’17 tosses it in his hand and prepares to launch it forward to hit the wooden board that spans his garage wall. After perfectly landing a couple of smaller, sharp hardware tools, he picks up a large machete from the assortment of knives, then targets and swings his arm […]

Symphony Orchestra and upper school to perform joint concert

The symphony orchestra and the three upper school choirs, Bel Canto, Wolverine Chorus and Chamber Singers, will perform in the biennial concert Feb. 27. The event will take place at the First Presbyterian Church in Santa Monica. Performing arts teachers Mark Hilt and Rodger Guerrero are in the process of picking the music that combines […]

666 missed classes marks year record

More students missed classes because of illness during the week of Nov. 3 than any week so far this school year. The absences began on Tuesday when many students either came in late or left early, Head of Attendance Gabriel Preciado said. For the rest of the week, many of the students just stayed home. […]

2 Chronicle articles finalists in Story of the Year competition

Two stories from last year’s Chronicle are finalists for the 2014 National Scholastic Press Association Story of the Year award. The Story of the Year award is given to one story in each of five categories: news, feature, editorial, sports, diversity and multimedia. The award recognizes quality reporting on specific issues and problems. The winners […]