• First quarter wraps up: no school Oct. 18-19.
  • Oct. 25 Senior Speeches: Martha Slaven, Cesar Gallagher, Ashley Su, Charlie Keillor

The Rubicon

It’s time to start reading the Times

It’s time to start reading the Times

Bobby Verhey, Social Media Manager

September 20, 2019

Despite the school paying for a subscription to news sites like the New York Times, many students are unaware and fail to take advantage.

Fewer mentors is a long-awaited change

Fewer mentors is a long-awaited change

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

September 15, 2019

The mentor-mentee program will benefit sizably from a tighter selection process.

Track team keeps up the competition after meet cancellation

Track team keeps up the competition after meet cancellation

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 30, 2019

A mock meet and a team dinner took the place of the rained out April 21 senior night meet.

USC prepares for Speaker Day

USC prepares for Speaker Day

Tana Ososki, Co Video Manager

April 15, 2019

Upper School Council hosts Speaker Day Apr. 22, a day of seminar focused learning on a topic. They have spent over 4 months contacting speakers, and organizing the events that the students will participate in. USC has been contacting speakers to come and talk about the theme “The Intersection of Signs...

Knocking on wood: the quirks of superstitions

Knocking on wood: the quirks of superstitions

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

February 28, 2019

Students use superstitions in their daily life out of habit to avoid danger and keep good luck.

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Girls basketball takes win against Mounds Park

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 12, 2019

The Girls Basketball team wins against Mounds Park Academy, 68-43.

Athletics program lacks female head coaches

Athletics program lacks female head coaches

Eloise Duncan, The Rubicon Editor

February 12, 2019

There is a lack of females in the athletic coaching department, which affects students here at SPA, which only has one female head coach.