The Rubicon

Spartan Cross-Country competes hard in conference meet

Senior Flannery Enneking-Norton finishes the race strong for first overall.

Peter Blanchfield, RubicOnline Editor

October 19, 2017

The Boys and GIrls Cross-country teams competed in the IMAC meet on October 12.

Community Service Spotlight: Chen teaches children English in China

Junior Larry Chen has spent the past two summers working with children at summer camps in China with China Service Ventures.

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

November 4, 2016

Junior Larry Chen travels to China to be a counselor at a summer camp and helps teach children English.

High school students participate in trick-or-treating during advisory

Christine Schwichtenberg's advisory hands out candy to those that pass by.

Kelby Wittenberg, Photojournalist

November 3, 2016

A yearly high school tradition returned on November 1st, as students ventured out to collect candy from peers.

Goals: Their motivations, development and acheivement

EXTRINSIC OR INTRINSIC. Information for this infographic was collected from a poll sent out to 200 St. Paul Academy and Summit School students grades 9-12, of which 18% responded. The sticky notes and arrows represent information about goal setting styles, frequency, and motivations.

Noor Qureishy, Managing Editor

October 2, 2016

From intrinsic to extrinsic motivation, students discuss their methods and experiences with goal setting and achievement.

Science Alliance club competes in Science Bowl, qualifies for State in Science Olympiad

Members of the Science Alliance club competed at the Science Olympiad competition on Feb 6. From left to right: Larry Chen (10), Adnan Askari (10), Ben Mellin (10), Ben Konstan (10), Navodhya Samarakoon (12), Liza Bukingolts (12), Maya Smith (12), Gitanjali Raman (12), Daniel Ellis (10), and Tessa Rauch (12).

Iya Abdulkarim, Feature Editor

February 14, 2016

St. Paul Academy and Summit School's Science Alliance student club took part in the Science Bowl competition on Jan 23, and advances to State in Science Olympiad.

Boys cross country stays hungry; looks to develop into contender

Boys cross country stays hungry; looks to develop into contender

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

October 4, 2015

The young team chooses to focus on self-improvement this season.

Lenovo Yogas jump start freshman class

Caption: Freshmen Ben Konstan, Tucker Waltenbaugh, Larry Chen, and Adnan Askari spend their tutorial finishing up work on their new Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga laptops. “The keyboard gets sucked in and the buttons don’t work anymore so when you swivel you aren’t accidentally typing,” Chen explains, citing the new computer’s most distinctive feature.

Noor Qureishy, Student Life editor

September 18, 2014

Whether at school or at home, technology plays a prominent role in every student’s school day. Short battery life, bulkiness, and long start up wait times all are problems students deal with every day at St. Paul Academy and Summit School. However, some have it easier than others--the new Lenovo Thinkpad...