The Rubicon

Students have their say in Common Ground meetings

Junior Terry Cheney fills out his sheet,

Michael Forsgren, Sports Editor

April 17, 2017

Students had the chance to share thoughts about the SPA community in advisory meetings held by Common Ground.

Blackhawks teammates travel to Sweden to play in youth tournament

FRESHMAN JASPER GREEN plays offense at one of his club games. “We’ll stay with Swedish or Danish soccer families and in a High School during our time in Sweden, and I’m excited to experience the new country,” Green said.

Claire Hallaway, The Rubicon Editor

June 13, 2016

Hard work pays off for Blackhawks soccer players as they embark on a two-week international tournament to Sweden.

Gym doors locked due to security concerns

The main gym doors from lily courtyard closed and locked Oct. 13. The doors will remain locked until 3 pm when they open for the convenience of after school sports. “We want people to access the school in places where we have safety and security officers or other school employees available to watch,” US Principal Chris Hughes said.

Javier Whitaker-Castaneda, Cover Story Editor

December 3, 2014

Pathways in and out of school have changed a great deal this fall. One of the more recent and noticeable changes is that the typical student entrance by the gym door is locked. Though this change has caused an immediate reaction, it was a decision made with planning and thought. Ever since the gym...