The Rubicon

Upper School campus prepares for new round of renovations

Upper School campus prepares for new round of renovations

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

June 9, 2018

With the Schilling Center set for completion this summer, the campus prepares for renovation.

Hughes leaves a legacy in a decade of change

Hughes leaves a legacy in a decade of change

Jessica Citron and Brian Orza

May 25, 2018

In the time US Principal Chris Hughes has been at SPA, the schedule, curriculum, and building footprint were all reconstructed.

Commencement relocated to Ordway Center

Commencement relocated to Ordway Center

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

April 16, 2018

Head of School Bryn Roberts announced on Apr. 16 that the 2018 Commencement will be held at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.

Answers to your Schilling Center and renovation questions

Answers to your Schilling Center and renovation questions

Ellie Nowakowski, Illustrations/Infographics

November 15, 2017

Common questions about the new Schilling Center, answered

Hughes to leave SPA after 10 years

Hughes to leave SPA after 10 years

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

October 16, 2017

Upper School Principal Chris Hughes has accepted a Head of School position for next year.

Upper School welcomes french students from Blagnac, France

Upper School welcomes french students from Blagnac, France

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Editor

January 31, 2017

French exchange students arrived last Friday and will stay for a week and a half. They will go to the Mall of America, the Capital, ice skating and many more activities.

Portable Classrooms will pop up in spring

Portable Classrooms will pop up in spring

Noah Rice, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016

Construction of new Schilling Math and Science Center forces students to transition to part-time portable classrooms for the better part of two years.

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Diane Huang, Director of RubicOnline

November 28, 2016

Principal Chris Hughes addressed the entire upper school in a morning assembly on Nov. 22.

New Computer Science electives in works for upcoming school year

New Computer Science electives in works for upcoming school year

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor in Chief

April 16, 2016

In the works is a variety of new course offerings related to Computer Science that will be available to St. Paul Academy and Summit School students the upcoming school year. These courses include Introduction to computer science, Computer Science Principles I and II, Competition Robotics, Regular Robotics, Advanced Topics in Computer Design.

Administration announces days off for Eid, Yom Kippur

Administration announces days off for Eid, Yom Kippur

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2016

St. Paul Academy and Summit School administration recently announced that classes will not be held on both Eid al Adha and Yom Kippur in the upcoming school year.

Wickstrum hired as new Athletic Director

Emily Thissen, News Editor

May 5, 2015

New female Athletic Director appointed by student and staff Search Committee.

Students remain unaware of nurse alternatives

Students remain unaware of nurse alternatives

Meghan Joyce, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 4, 2014

Face-plant in Fitness for Life? Get sick in science class? Trip and twist an ankle? Ordinarily these problems would be fixed with a quick visit to the school nurse. However, without one working full-time, students believe that they are simply out of luck if it’s not the right time on the right day. The...