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Seniors choose de Sa e Silva as featured faculty

Seniors choose de Sa e Silva as featured faculty

Libby Cohen, Ibid Yearbook

June 20, 2020

The class nominated US English teacher Philip de Sa e Silva to be featured in the 2020 Ibid because of the many ways he is involved in school life.

Students maintain community in a variety of ways

Students maintain community in a variety of ways

Ivy Raya, RubicOnline

May 20, 2020

Throughout each grade level, student leaders are putting time and effort into maintaining the SPA community.

SoCLC’s surprise gift to sophomores lifts spirits and boosts motivation

A large group of sophomores enter classroom 6110 to grab a gift. They are happy yo see their  surprise.

Elle Chen, RubicOnline

December 12, 2019

Upon hearing the growing concerns and complaints of fellow sophomore classmates, the members of the Sophomore Class Leadership Council felt obliged to help plan a small surprise for their class, attempting to lift spirits and boost motivation. 

Class leadership councils offer unique skills

Sophomore class leadership council, advised by Ned Heckman, meets to discuss their agenda coming back from winter break.

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

December 14, 2018

Class leadership councils begin after ninth grade and offer students the opportunity to foster grade community as well as gain memorable leadership experience.

Class leadership council should start in 9th grade

Class leadership council should start in 9th grade

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

December 14, 2018

Class leadership councils make the community more inclusive. Why wouldn't that also apply to 9th graders?

Sophomores: your time is running out. SoCLC supports volunteers.

Sophomores Erin Magnuson and Annabelle Bond posing in front of the SoCLC Board. 
Photo Credits: Tana Ososki

Tana Ososki, Interactive Storytelling Team

October 30, 2018

Volunteer hours are due in just a few weeks, and with a goal of 3,000 hours, there isn't a minute to lose.

Sophomore Class Leadership Council sets goals for the year

SoCLC members Emerson Egly and Charlie Marrone bond over their SoCLC group.

Emily Thissen, Sports Editor

October 12, 2014

The application and interview process is complete.  As a result, there are 13 members of the tenth grade class who have been selected to the Sophomore Class Leadership Council (SoCLC).  Some of the goals that the group has planned for the year are: uniting the class through different activities, such as...

Sophomore retreat encourages bonding, service

Upper School Counselor Susanna Short speaks to the sophomore class about togetherness and class cohesion. “[The sophomore retreat] was a really good way to get to know everyone without forcing a connection,” junior Delaney Carter said.

Catherine Braman, Sports Editor

February 13, 2014

Service, community building, and a mystery bus ride are all on the agenda for the sophomore retreat, originally scheduled on Feb. 6-7. However, the administration has made a few changes to the plan because of the recent school cancellations due to the cold weather. The all day component that was supposed...