The Rubicon

For young Boys Soccer team, defense is the focus

SENIOR SAM PARKHURST AND SOPHOMORE ROBIN BARTLETT prepare for their introductions, “I really love playing with the team this year. I love playing with them,”

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor In Chief

October 2, 2015

The boys team replaced 13 graduated seniors from the previous season.

Solid boys soccer season concludes with loss against Como Park

The team regroups at halftime in the game against Como Park. The Spartans lost 1-0.

Patrick Commers, Arts Critic

October 13, 2014

The fifth ranked team in their section, the boy’s soccer team had high hopes that they could make it out of a very difficult section. After having a dominant win against Cristo Rey Jesuit, the team shifted to a game against Como Park High School. Playing fourth ranked Como Park, the Spartans  had...

Students get their daily dose of humor

A recent poll survey students about humor.

Boraan Abdulkarim, Chief Visual Editor

June 4, 2014

A loud, welcoming sound of laughter fills the large, open space of the Summit Center. The students gathered on the rectangular frame of couches laugh at a string of sarcastic comments shot from one corner to another. Two sophomores in a nook of the library giggle at funny stories about their weekend...

Students work to stay organized

Junior Em Prozinski  shows how she organizes her notes from the classes that haven’t gone paperless. Prozinski hopes that teachers go paperless because it is easier to keep track of multiple assignments. “I have a [folder] pocket for each class,” Prozinski said.

Ali Duval, Staff Writer

February 21, 2014

Papers stuffed in backpacks, folders falling apart, pencil bags unzipped. As the year progresses, students get gradually and gradually less organized. More quizzes and homework assignments to store, more complex notes to keep. Everything just becomes a mess. Keeping organized throughout the year is...

Selecting the Perfect Christmas Tree

Senior Victoria Guest (far right) poses with younger siblings Cameron Guest (center) and Olivia Campbell (left) in front of their 2013 Christmas tree.  “We decorate with silver and frosted glass balls and glittery snowflakes that are purple, pink, turquoise, and green,” Guest said.

Catherine Braman, Sports Editor

December 23, 2013

O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, How lovely are your branches! In beauty green will always grow Through summer sun and winter snow. O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, How lovely are your branches! The well-known German Christmas carol “O Tannenbaum” pays tribute to the decoration that ...