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Pops Concert Preview: Blue Jazz Ensemble plays “Get Back” by The Beatles

Pops Concert Preview: Blue Jazz Ensemble plays “Get Back” by The Beatles

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinions Editor

December 7, 2013

The Blue Jazz Ensemble practices for the Pops concert, to be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 7. To read the full story click here.

Video: Summit Chamber performs near Davern entrance

Video: Summit Chamber performs near Davern entrance

Kathryn Campbell, Adviser

December 6, 2013

The Summit Chamber began the day on Dec. 6 by welcoming students to school with song. The group, along with other student music ensembles, has been preparing for the Pops concert held on Dec. 7.

Pops Concert Preview: Academy Symphony and Honors Sinfonia practice Star Wars medley

Pops Concert Preview: Academy Symphony and Honors Sinfonia practice Star Wars medley

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinions Editor

December 6, 2013

The Academy Symphony and Honors Sinfonia, directed by Upper School fine arts teacher Almut Engelhardt, rehearses part of the soundtrack from Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. The Pops concert will be held on Dec. 7 at 7 p.m.

Video: Girls Varsity Hockey faces Academy of Holy Angels and Richfield High School

Video: Girls Varsity Hockey faces Academy of Holy Angels and Richfield High School

Lucy Li, Online Editor in Chief and Print Managing Editor

December 4, 2013

The Convent of the Visitation School and St. Paul Academy and Summit School girls hockey team played against Academy of Holy Angels and Richfield High School on Dec. 3. In the video, senior forward and captain Alev Baysoy attempts a goal. SPA/Visitation won 5-0. To view a gallery of the game, check...

Looking Back: Upper School French teacher Aimeric Lajuzan remembers high school in France

Looking Back: Upper School French teacher Aimeric Lajuzan remembers high school in France

Diane Huang, Staff Writer

December 3, 2013

Upper School French teacher Aimeric Lajuzan discusses Carnival and his efforts to bring back a Battle of the Bands event when he was a high school student in France.

Video: Girls Cross Country earns top honors at state meet

Video: Girls Cross Country earns top honors at state meet

Holly Hart

November 8, 2013

The Girls Cross Country team competed in the State Class A Cross Country Championships on Nov. 2. Junior Mary Naas finished second, and the team won 12th overall.

August Blues performs at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival

August Blues performs at Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival

Lucy Li, Online Editor in Chief and Print Managing Editor

October 3, 2013

The band August Blues, consisting of senior Dylan White on drum, Cavan Denning on guitar, and McKenna Selissen on vocals, performed at the Spirit of the St. Croix Art Festival on Sept. 28-29. Here, they invited guest guitarist and vocalist Ben Tresselt on stage with them. The band's second CD, Crossing...

The Many Faces of Boys Varsity Soccer

The Many Faces of Boys Varsity Soccer

Katie Braman, Co-Sports Editor

September 25, 2013

Here is a slideshow of the members of St. Paul Academy and Summit School's 2013 Boy Varsity Soccer team.

Students kickoff homecoming week

Students kickoff homecoming week

Lucy Li, Online Editor in Chief and Print Managing Editor

September 24, 2013

To view a gallery of this year's Homecoming Kickoff, click here. Senior Nick Hoffmann kicked off Homecoming Week on Sept. 23 during assembly, with the assistance of Spartan mascot senior Connor Allen and Midnight Red band member Joey Diggs....

Junior Jackie Olson dives during practice

Junior Jackie Olson dives during practice

Netta Kaplan, Copy Editor

September 12, 2013

Junior Diving captain Jackie Olson practices for a meet. Read the story and see photos by clicking here.

Three new faculty members share personal trivia

Three new faculty members share personal trivia

Eva Perez-Greene, InDepth Editor

September 6, 2013

Upper School English teacher Phillip de Sa e Silva, Upper School history teacher Amy Weisgram, and Upper School biology teacher Ned Heckman share fun facts about themselves. This article has been revised to reflect the following update: Amy Weisgram's name has been corrected.