The Rubicon

Seniors say goodbye as they look ahead

Lifers at SPA have spent their K-12 learning experience at the LS, MS, and US. This year's senior class has 21 lifers.

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

April 30, 2018

As the Class of 2018 finishes their final week of classes, many seniors reflect on their high school careers, and look ahead to new beginnings.

Tadavarthy paints with passion

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

April 19, 2018

Senior Naya Tadavarthy shares her journey through art.

Her Space celebrates body positivity

Students wrote on post-its sharing one thing they like about their body to promote Body Positivity Day.

Elaina Parsons, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017

Students wrote on post-its sharing one thing they like about their body to promote Body Positivity Day.

Naya Tadavarthy continues lifelong commitment to circus

Tadavarthy and other members of the static trapeze perform on a bar at Circus Juventas.

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

September 11, 2017

Senior Naya Tadavarthy contorts and balances on the static trapeze at Circus Juventas.

Tadavarthy wins Germany trip, eager for cultural exposure

Junior Naya Tadavarthy is looking forward to traveling to Berlin with other participants at the end of the trip.

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

May 15, 2017

Junior Naya Tadavarthy scored in the 90th percentile on the National German Exam, qualifying for a trip to Germany this summer.

Jonah Harrison, The Rubicon Editor

December 8, 2016

Early and frequent readers talk about the impact books have on their vocabulary and school performance.

Students share their shoes

Freshman Adelia Bergner wears bright red Converse.

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

January 6, 2016

Shoes are meant to be durable and comfortable for some but, for others, shoes are a central fashion accessory in any outfit.

Record crowds at MN State Fair offer summer fun on a stick

Sophomore Ezra Cohen stands with friends at the State Fair. “I always go on the giant slide,” Cohen said

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

September 10, 2015

St. Paul Academy and Summit School students share their favorite things to do at the fair.

Circus Juventas performers prepare for 1001 Nights

“A lot of the time Circus people are passed off as being clowns, but they are seriously strong.”  junior Michelle Heilig said. Freshman Marlo Graham practices about five times a week for three to five hours a day.

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

June 2, 2015

Freshman Marlo Graham performs in Circus Juventas - "1001 Nights" for the first time this year. Attending students, freshman Naya Tadavarthy and junior Michelle Heilig, also participate in Circus Juventas.

Students perform in Circus Juventas spring show

Freshman Naya Tadavarthy performs triple trapeze with freshman Marlo Graham. “[The acts] are all so different, I’m still surprised at what they do after watching so many times,” Tadavarthy said.

Dianne Caravela, Feature Editor

May 15, 2015

Circus Juventas provides a variety of acts for SPA performers. Many will perform for the public this summer.