Latest Rugby burglars target tech equipment

  By Emily Khaykin A security guard surprised a man and a woman attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of sound and light equipment from Rugby Auditorium earlier this month. The suspects jumped off the stage and fled with some equipment. Upper school security is investigating the theft, the second from Rugby Auditorium this […]

Neighborhood watch

Campus security said they were aware of the predator, who was registered at that address on the Megan’s List website. Jessica’s Law, which bans sex criminals from living within 2,000 feet of schools, among other places was passed two months after his release from prison in 2006. At the Upper School, students are frequently walking […]

Sophomores see Columbine reenactment at assembly

By Julius Pak “What should you do when a school shooting occurs on campus?” That was the question posed to sophomores during their assembly Oct. 2 by the security team about A.L.I.C.E. A.L.I.C.E. is the new program designed to inform students on what to do and what not to do when a school shooting occurs. […]

School installs alarm system

By Spencer Gisser A new system of alarms has been installed at both the Upper School and the Middle School. The alarms are essentially tornado warning systems that have been reconfigured and redesigned to work in the context of an academic environment. When activated, the alarm at the Upper School can be heard from Mulholland […]

Janitorial staff sanitizes after H1N1 outbreak

By Anna Etra In reaction to the H1N1 virus, or the Swine Flu, the school has taken preventative measures. Since May 5, the bathrooms and doorknobs are sprayed with sanitizer that kills flu bacteria every night, Head of Security Jim Crawford said. This process will continue until the end of the school year.

Preparing for emergencies

By Spencer Gisser The prefects crouch under desks in a pitch black science classroom. A man throws open the door. Short, rapid bursts of light from a dark figure in the doorway hit each of the cowering figures. A voice grimly announces: “All of you are dead.” For months, Head of School Security Jim Crawford […]