The Rubicon

Clubs fair finds success despite online format

Students in years passed walk from booth to booth to talk to club representatives and find what club interests them.

Liv Larsen, RubicOnline

September 19, 2020

Due to COVID-19, the annual clubs fair was online for the first time, but despite this it was a major success.

Students and faculty go mad for May Madness

Every activity is worth a different number of points, depending on its complexity. Photos serve as verification that the challenge was completed.

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline

May 25, 2020

As a tribute to school spirit, students participated in May Madness this past month sending in photos of themselves performing fun activities to keep their class in the lead and possibly win a hilarious reward.

Plan A to B to C: Chicago canceled, Rent canceled, pre-show traditions stay alive

Although the show has been canceled, the musical participates shared many happy memories together.

Elle Chen, Production Manager

May 15, 2020

This Friday, May 15, would have been the Upper School Spring Musical’s opening night for "Chicago". But due to the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak, all "Chicago" performances have officially been canceled.

Finals canceled during distance learning

Dean Anderson announced April 25 that end of the semester exams are canceled.

Lucia Granja, RubicOnline

May 1, 2020

SPA will not hold final exams for the second semester. Information about grading and exams for the rest of the school year, was released by Dean Anderson through an email on April 25.

[DANCE MOVES] TikTok recreates memories

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

February 24, 2020

Students used TikTok to make dances to musicals and recreate dances, like the Renegade.

[Episode 5] “Of Dawn of Man” by Max Ritvo and “Albatross” by Kate Bass with Gavin Kimmel

[Episode 5] “Of Dawn of Man” by Max Ritvo and “Albatross” by Kate Bass with Gavin Kimmel

Meagan Massie, The Rubicon

February 6, 2020

Senior Meagan Massie talks with students about poems and poetry in a monthly podcast.

Jeopardy teaches audience $1 or $4 about SPA teachers

The judges, senior Sydney Therien and junior Gavin Kimmel and contestants, Ninth grader Tenzin Bawa, sophomore Ellie Dawson-Moore, junior Noel Abraham, and senior Henrik Schleisman laugh hysterically at an answer to one of the jeopardy questions.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

February 6, 2020

It was a tight battle between Noel Abraham and Henrick Schliesman, but ultimately the senior won.

[DANCE MOVES] Rubicon Tik Tok takes off

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

January 24, 2020

Students continue to dance to popular songs on the app and enjoy the Rubicon TikToks the staff produces.

[SPA THINKS] How do you reduce stress in your life?

[SPA THINKS] How do you reduce stress in your life?

Jenny Ries, The Rubicon

December 12, 2019

As exams are just one week away, students are turning to stress-relieving activities more than ever.