The Rubicon

Thompson opens, portables leave

The small vehicle removing the portables slipped in the mud, so workers weighed it down with bricks.

Charlie Keillor, Staff Writer

May 16, 2019

The portable classrooms were driven away May 16.

Aggressive construction schedule meets delays with Old Main

Renovation at SPA has been going continually since last year, but some things stay the same. This fireplace from the original building back in 1900 is preserved in the Old Main classroom.

Joshua Harrison, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018

The opening of Old Main has been delayed approximately one month.

Part time security officers outnumber full timers

A security officer waits outside in the morning to monitor the traffic and safety of the students.

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

October 31, 2017

All students interact with SPA's five full time and seven part time security officers on a daily basis.

Mark Dickinson finds place as director of operations

Director of Operations Mark Dickinson joined the St. Paul Academy and Summit School Business office this spring. “We need to support both the teachers and the students. I’ve always thought of the operations and security as the stage hands of a theatre,” Dickinson said.

Gitanjali Raman, Online Managing Editor

May 3, 2016

Mark Dickinson joined the St. Paul Academy and Summit School staff in early April as the director of operations and security.