New members join Mock Trial

The Mock Trial captains added nine new members to this year’s team, tri-captain Alec Winshel ’16 said in an email to club members today. New inductees will participate in both the prosecution and defense side as lawyers and witnesses. Students who signed up for the Mock Trial Club tried out for the team Sept. 28-30. Each […]

Female students attend The Girls Build LA Challenge

Female students participated in The Girls Build LA Challenge by attending a forum Sept. 29. to address challenges young women face. The event premiered the film ‘He Named Me Malala,’ which depicts the story of Malala Yousafzai, a Pakastani activist for female education and female rights. In 2012, the Taliban stopped her school bus from going […]

Students to perform in Fall Instrumental Concert Nov. 20

Wind Ensemble, Camerata Strings and Symphony will be playing in the Fall Instrumental Concert on Friday, Nov. 20. Two harpists, Miria Chen ’17 and Claire Dennis ’17, will be performing. “It’s very cool [that we have two harpists this year],” Upper School Orchestra Director Mark Hilt said. “I had a harpist the last time four […]

Student self-portrait to be displayed in Capitol Rotunda

Student self-portrait to be displayed in Capitol Rotunda

Samantha Ho ’16 won an award for her “Self-Portrait after Seurat,” which will be displayed in the Capitol Rotunda in June. Ho will be flown to a reception June 24 in Washington, D.C. “Probably hundreds of thousands of people go through [the Capitol Rotunda] and will see it,” upper school art teacher Marianne Hall said. […]

Dancers choreograph their own dances for showcase

The Upper School Dance Performance will showcase Advanced Dance students Wednesday following a performance by Art of Dance students Tuesday night. Students choreographed their own dances. “The dancers are very talented,” Performing Arts teacher Cynthia Winter said. “We are so proud of them and look forward to watching them perform.”  

Model UN holds elections for representatives

Model UN elections for next year’s secretariat took place after school April 27. Jaebok Lee ’16 was elected President, Grace Pan ’16 was elected Vice President, Elliot Kang ’16 was elected Treasurer and Tiffany Kim ’17 was elected Junior Representative. Students got elected to the secretariat through the election. A secretariat is a group of […]

6 delegates win awards at MUN conference

Six delegates from the Model United Nations club won awards within their committees at a conference at Marymount High School March 14. Megan Cohen ’17 won the best delegate award in the Novice Earth Summit Committee. Jaebok Lee ’16 won commendations for the Advanced Historic Specialized Committee, as Leonid Brezhnev and Neda Mazdisnian ’16 won […]

Tenth Muse hosts arts showcase

Students, faculty and parents read and sang original compositions in the Muse & Blues: Intercampus Poetry & Music Showcase at the Katzenberg Black Box Theatre Feb. 5. The showcase was produced by the Tenth Muse, a middle school literary publication. It was hosted by English teacher Zachary Greenberg and staff members Ashley Starr ’18 and […]

Dancers prepare for upcoming showcase

Middle school dancers will perform a showcase at the Saperstein Theatre Jan. 15. The showcase will be from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., where admission will be free and no tickets will be required for admission. The 60 dancers performing in the show are from three sections of Contemporary Dance Workshop I and one section […]