• German exchange students arrive Sept. 22 and depart Oct. 7 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 23
  • Spanish exchange students arrive Sept. 14 and depart Sept. 25 and a special assembly will be held in The Huss Auditorium Sept. 16
  • This week's senior speeches: Alessandra Costalonga, Annika Findlay, Libby Cohen and Alex Herrmann

The Rubicon

[SPA THINKS] What makes you nervous about school?

[SPA THINKS] What makes you nervous about school?

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

September 13, 2019

No longer on the flexible schedule of summer, homework and time management move into student mindset.

Juniors prepare for the PSAT

Juniors prepare for the PSAT

Elle Chen, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018

As first quarter of the 2018-2019 school year wrapped up, many juniors at SPA took on another challenge on top of their already overwhelming school work: the PSAT.

Junior class takes PSAT

Junior class takes PSAT

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

October 13, 2017

College Counseling facilitated PSAT testing for juniors on Oct. 11.

Shorter Awards Ceremony yields better show

Shorter Awards Ceremony yields better show

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

May 28, 2017

The Awards Ceremony was more packed this year, but delivered in terms of recognition of seniors and others.

Standardized testing season takes over and students feel the squeeze

Standardized testing season takes over and students feel the squeeze

Lauren Boettcher, News Editor

November 6, 2015

The stakes are high for many students when it comes to standardized testing, resulting in increased stress levels.

Two Sides, One Issue: Standardized Testing

Two Sides, One Issue: Standardized Testing

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda, Print Managing Editor

October 19, 2015

Should students be notified of standardized tests sooner? or should focus be drawn away from standardized testing at school?

Juniors anticipate redesigned PSAT

Juniors anticipate redesigned PSAT

Diane Huang, Online Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2015

The redesigned PSAT/NMSQT will be administered on Oct. 14 for the class of 2017 at 8 A.M.

PSAT scheduling conflicts with religious celebration

PSAT scheduling conflicts with religious celebration

Noor Qureishy, Staff Writer

October 28, 2013

The sound of Takbeer, clear and strong over the rumble of people chattering, greets friends and neighbors alike, hugging strangers on sight, wishing them a happy Eid. Every year, over 1.5 billion Muslims around the world gather at local masjids to celebrate Eid Al-Adha with their friends and family,...