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Heckman looks forward, even as he says goodbye

Heckman looks forward, even as he says goodbye

Lara Cayci, RubicOnline Editor

June 1, 2019

Heckman will leave for a job at a boarding school in Connecticut at the end of the school year.

Teacher tips for math and science exams

Teacher tips for math and science exams

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 28, 2019

Review Days begin today; math and science teachers recommend the best ways to study for the upcoming exams.

What’s in that backpack?

What’s in that backpack?

Mason Brooks, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

Backpacks litter the halls and lockers go unused. Students carry upwards of 20 pounds on their backs from class to class.

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Annual Peru Trip builds language skills and expands world view for students

Zekiah Juliusson, RubicOnline Editor

May 21, 2019

Annual Peru trip allows students to build language skills and see the world and new cultures.

Students prepare for research in Costa Rica

Students prepare for research in Costa Rica

Clara Garner, Staff Writer

May 20, 2019

Once a month the group of students going on the Biology trip to Costa Rica meetup to prepare the trip.

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Students pioneer new (or revitalize old) clubs

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 16, 2019

While many clubs have existed in the SPA community for years, some students seek to pioneer new clubs or revive forgotten ones.

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Dye showcases student work throughout her office

[WHAT’S ON MY DESK?] Dye showcases student work throughout her office

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

May 16, 2019

Director of Intercultural Life Karen Dye displays artwork and other mementos from her time at SPA.

Bance and Barnes elected co-chairs of STC

Bance and Barnes elected co-chairs of STC

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon Editor

May 15, 2019

Bance and Barnes have plans to address tech issues that have arisen with all of the new technological resources that came with the Schilling Math and Science Center.

Thrifters model sustainability with every (secondhand) step

Thrifters model sustainability with every (secondhand) step

Tana Ososki, Opinions Editor

May 13, 2019

More and more young people are becoming aware of the importance of climate change. Even though thrift shopping is a small step in the right direction, it’s a step nonetheless.

Thompson Wing opens, students explore

Thompson Wing opens, students explore

Clara Garner, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

The school year is boiling down and with a month left the newly renovated Thompson wing is finally been opened.

[PEOPLE AND PETS] Lost and found

[PEOPLE AND PETS] Lost and found

Melissa Nie, Director of RubicOnline

May 8, 2019

US History and Social Studies teacher Olivia Rodriguez recounts memories with her dogs over the years.