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Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

Junior chemistry projects inspire creativity

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

May 3, 2019


Filed under FEATURE

Juniors work to complete chemistry projects, a month long creative experiment in which students test and analyze chemical problems.

Tech Trends: Harry Potter Pokemon Go expected to hit the market

Tech Trends: Harry Potter Pokemon Go expected to hit the market

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under A&E

Three years after the release of Pokemon Go, creators announce and test a Harry Potter version of the app.

Students reflect on International Women’s Day

Students reflect on International Women’s Day

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under FEATURE

Students reflected on the significance and power of International Women's Day.

Q&A: Club leaders talk Spartan of the Month nominations

Q&A: Club leaders talk Spartan of the Month nominations

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The Spartan Boosters co-presidents talk about the origins, voting process, and prestige of the Spartan of the Month award.

French exchange creates connection

French exchange creates connection

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The French students were here from Feb. 15-26. The SPA students will travel over Spring Break in March.

New health office offers a vital resource to community

New health office offers a vital resource to community

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under NEWS

On Feb. 19, the new health office became available to students, offering a new and much needed resource to the upper school.

What do your initials say about you?

What do your initials say about you?

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

Students share anecdotes and meanings of their initials.

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Instagram copies Snapchat, users think it’s old news

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under A&E

Instagram recently came out with another new update copying elements of snapchat and users think it's old news.

Students strategize for math and science exams

Students strategize for math and science exams

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

With math and science exams approaching, students share concerns and study tips.

The AirPod takeover

The AirPod takeover

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under A&E

Introduced in 2016, Apple's AirPods have filled the ears of students this fall.

An inside look at fall sports managers

An inside look at fall sports managers

Sara Browne, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

Managers are the backbones of sports teams; always ready to give their all. Their jobs may go unnoticed to the common fan’s eye, but they are a key part of the basic function of a team.

Juniors prepare for the PSAT

Juniors prepare for the PSAT

Elle Chen, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized

As first quarter of the 2018-2019 school year wrapped up, many juniors at SPA took on another challenge on top of their already overwhelming school work: the PSAT.