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[SENIOR STORIES] “What are you proudest of from your time at SPA?”

June 3, 2019
Honest and interesting, listen to 47 seniors from the class of 2019 share their experiences.

The Jonas Brothers’ comeback sparks nostalgia

March 2, 2019
After more than 5 years, the Jonas Brothers reunited to release their new single “Sucker” on March 1.

[ARTIST PROFILE] Atmore flirts with fire

Senior Ben Atmore cuts the steel with a machine that produces sparks.
February 26, 2019
Senior Ben Atmore, an avid blacksmither, takes classes twice a week on the art of manipulating metal.

Assembly reflected on significance of MLK

Senior Ben Atmore spoke at the MLK assembly.
February 13, 2019
MLK Day was on Jan. 21, and students reflected on the importance of that day in advisory and in an upper-school assembly.

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange
February 1, 2019
The Upper School Winter One Acts were everything and more, with student-directed and fantastically peculiar performances.

Fall play Every(man) hits audience with truth about modern world

Senior Rachael Johnson plays Goods.
November 19, 2018
Fall play Every(man) confronts the discomfort of inevitable mortality.

Every(man) examines the themes of life

US Theater director stands in an illustration from Every(man), the play he will direct this fall.
September 25, 2018
Theater Department Director Eric Severson has anounced that the fall play for 2018 is Everyman. It incorporates characters as metaphors for life themes, which will hopefully cause the audience and actors to reflect on the world and people's roles. The play will be on Nov. 16 and 17 in the Huss Center.

Atmore brings RPG club to Harkness tabletop

The RPG club gets organized for a DND game.
September 14, 2018
The first meeting Sept. 13 featured Dungeons and Dragons.

[PHOTO GALLERY] Yearbook distribution brings a sense of belonging at end of year

Ninth grader Jax Wittenberg laughs as he signs a yearbook.
May 30, 2018
The 2018 Ibid yearbooks were handed out to students on May 30 in Redleaf Commons.

Columbine shooting anniversary inspires student organized walk out

Columbine shooting anniversary inspires student organized walk out
April 21, 2018
On the anniversary of the Columbine shooting students participated in a nationwide school walkout to protest for stricter gun control.

PHOTO GALLERY: What’s behind the door?

PHOTO GALLERY: What's behind the door?
Students and faculty imagine alternate realities behind temporary wall
March 31, 2017
The new wall blocking off the construction zone for the new math and science building invites student and faculty creativity.

PHOTO GALLERY: Messages of love punctuate school hallways

PHOTO GALLERY: Messages of love punctuate school hallways
Both faculty and students celebrate Valentine's Day by declaring love
February 14, 2017
Students and faculty share what they love this Valentine's Day.
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