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[THEATER REVIEW] Audiences go mad for fall play

[THEATER REVIEW] Audiences go mad for fall play

Charlie Johnson, The Rubicon

December 17, 2019

Laughter echoed through the school as the Upper School put on the first theater production of the year: The Madwoman of Chaillot.

Upper School welcomes french students from Blagnac, France

Students and Faculty from Ecole Saint Exupery School in Blagnac, France presented US principal Chris Hughes with a plaque that quoted The Little Prince whose author is the schools namesake

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Editor

January 31, 2017

French exchange students arrived last Friday and will stay for a week and a half. They will go to the Mall of America, the Capital, ice skating and many more activities.

Spring French, German trips cancelled in response to political instability

Students on the German (top) and French (bottom)  exchange trips during spring of 2015. St. Paul Academy and Summit School’s spring tourist trips to France and Germany have been cancelled due to instability in both countries relating to the Syrian Refugee Crisis and France recently declaring a state of emergency after the numerous attacks by ISIS. “The trips are meant to be fun… I don’t want terrorism to stop us from having this really good experience, however France declared a national state of emergency after the attacks… it just seems like asking for trouble,” Upper School French teacher Sophie Kerman said.

Ethan Less, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015

Heightened security in France and Germany could impede the ability of travelers to have a full educational experience; as a result the Language Department cancelled the spring trips.

Spring Break brings school-sponsored travel

Students going on the German Exchange pose for a photo during one of the tutorial sessions that were held for students to learn more about the trip.  “The most important thing for me is that I will end the trip with improved German speaking skills,“  senior Luke Bishop said.

Gitanjali Raman, Nina Zietlow, and Javier Whitaker-Castanedas

March 12, 2015

Some SPA language students will be spending their spring break abroad with classmates.

Students enthralled by France trip

Ava Gallagher, Illustrator

April 4, 2013

During Spring Break, many students at St. Paul Academy and Summit School took advantage of the opportunity their language class offered and set off to France and Germany. While visiting these countries, students not only went sightseeing and enjoyed fabulous new cuisine, but got a chance to stay with...