Photo Gallery: Senior Celebration

On the last day of school before finals, seniors celebrated by waging an all-day water war against underclassmen. They topped off the afternoon with a raucous countdown of the final minute of school, at which point they splashed around water slides on Ted Slavin field. Photos by Mariel Brunman.

Volunteers build homes in New Orleans

By Mariel Brunman Trading in their pens and pencils for hammers and nails, students built foundations, stuffed insulation and hammered roof shingles in an annual partnership with Habitat for Humanity over spring break. Volunteers built houses for victims of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans April 2-6. Through their work, students were encouraged to bond with […]

Debaters compete in South Africa

By Mariel Brunman Debating topics ranging from justification of racial profiling by police officers to pornography, Michelle Choi ’12 and Elle Wilson ’13 competed in the World School Debate Championship in Cape Town, South Africa from Jan. 15 to 28. Wilson and Choi, along with the rest of the United States team, competed against debaters […]

Equestrian places 15th of 63 to conclude school season

By Mariel Brunman The equestrian team finished the season 15th out of 63 schools at the Interscholastic Equestrian League’s final show April 16. This was the last of four shows held this season at the Hansen Dam Equestrian Center in Lake View Terrace. Corinne Miller ’12 led the team by earning 35 points. She placed […]