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[PHOTO STORY] It’s all sunshine and rainbows with Iris’ chalk party

Seniors Isobel Alm and Hannah Lorenz-Meyer color the pavement with flowers and SPA logos.
October 1, 2020
On September 28, Iris Art + Lit Club hosted a chalking party to welcome students back to campus.

Athletes struggle with shrinking the school

Students gather in Huss at 3:oopm after their last class of the day.
November 6, 2019
Shrinking the school is a safety measure, but for athletes it may cause some problems.

[PHOTOSTORY] Why did students leave school for the Climate Strike?

[PHOTOSTORY] Why did students leave school for the Climate Strike?
Strikers say missing about 4 hours of school was worth it.
September 21, 2019
Strikers say missing about 4 hours of school was worth it.

Auditions generate excitement for fall play

Upper School students listen to US Fine Arts teacher Eric Severson as he explains the agenda of auditions.
September 21, 2019
Auditions for "The Madwoman of Chaillot" were held this past Thursday and Friday in the Driscoll commons.

Dangers of vaping: speaker debunks the trend

O'Brien shows students ways vape companies market to a younger audience: fun and crazy flavored juices are just one of these methods.
September 9, 2019
Pediatrician Dr. Janna Gewirtz O'Brien showed students the facts.

Spring Musical transports audience into twisted fairy tales

Jack, played by senior Max Moen, sings
May 20, 2019
This 2019 version of Into the Woods was a successful performance, beautifully executed.

Students re-energize in Huss Center

February 2, 2019
A short nap midway through the day can help students recharge.

In address to students, Huss thanks Summit School, inspires generosity

Ruth Huss '57 listens to applause from students and faculty before her speech to the school. “I'm standing here today in this beautiful facility and am thankful to this very school which helped me form the foundation of my life,” Huss said.
January 17, 2019
Alumna Ruth Huss '57 spoke to students and faculty in the Huss Center to share her thanks for her education and to inspire others to give back.

Intercultural Club diversifies assemblies with music choice

Sophomores Karla Garcia and Tana Ososki introduce the songs played at each Blue & Gold Assembly.
October 31, 2018
Every week, the music gurus of SPA's Intercultural Club choose songs to play at each assembly

SPA Views: Students find favorite spaces

October 5, 2018
With new and innovative parts of the school to explore, students have found themselves sprawled out across it.

Annual homecoming lip sync includes tap dancing, duets

Sophomore Rylan Hefner tap dances in front of the upper school while lip syncing.
September 27, 2018
This year's homecoming lip sync competition included tap dancing and a duet to "Man or Muppet" and "It's Raining Men."

No longer for studying: Huss lacks student maturity

Recently, in Huss, students take naps, leave a mess and do not clean up after themselves.
May 23, 2018
More often than not, the Huss Center manifests crumbs, wrappers, and student immaturity that is shed during free periods.
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