The Rubicon

Your unnecessary comments are hurting those around you

Illustration by Lucia Granja

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline Editor

May 23, 2019

It’s very damaging to receive feedback about something that you can’t change.

Narrative comments summarize first semester, frame second semester goals

Sophomore Jack Johnston reads his teacher comments while sitting on the sophomore benches. “It helps me set goals for how to get better during the second semester,” Johnston said.

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

January 14, 2015

Besides receiving the classic report card, St. Paul Academy and Summit School students also get the opportunity to read detailed feedback from teachers with their thoughts looking back on the first semester. Each teacher writes a paragraph highlighting successes and things to work on, specific to each...