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LIFE, Eagle Buddy events build healthy lifestyle, community for students

LIFE, Eagle Buddy events build healthy lifestyle, community for students

by Kathy Fang and Irene Yuan

October 22, 2019

Upper school students engaged in a variety of LIFE and Eagle Buddies activities yesterday, kicking off this year's LIFE and Eagle Buddies program. Freshmen participated in a course planning activity with Academic Dean Kelly Horan, sophomores and seniors spent quality time with their Eagle Buddies and...

Families gather at park for first-ever Class of 2022 picnic

Families gather at park for first-ever Class of 2022 picnic

by Emily Tan, Winged Post Assistant Features Editor

September 27, 2019

As Liza Shchegrov (10) and her brother threw a foam missile football back-and-forth at the top of a lush green hill that overlooked a sparkling lake, a group of elementary and middle schoolers fawned over a German Shepherd and Labrador mix, Katya, that Angelina Yuzifovich (10) brought, and a four-year-o...

Freshman council candidates deliver speeches before Thursday elections

Freshman council candidates deliver speeches before Thursday elections

by Nicole Chen, Editor-in-chief

October 16, 2018

Freshmen listened to speeches from their peers running for student council positions during the school meeting period this morning, in preparation for voting during lunch on Thursday, which will be held in the journalism room. Twenty-nine freshmen ran for the five student council positions. Candidates...

Freshmen travel to Coyote Valley for annual service trip

Freshmen travel to Coyote Valley for annual service trip

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

October 10, 2018

Freshmen visited the Coyote Valley Open Space Preserve for their annual community service trip, while juniors and sophomores took the PSAT exam today from 8 a.m. to around 11 a.m. and seniors enjoyed a day off. Members of the freshmen class participated in various environmental activities in addition...

Freshmen win “Fruit Ninja” spirit activity

Freshmen win “Fruit Ninja” spirit activity

by Ryan Guan, Executive News Editor

October 4, 2018

The class of 2022 won today’s spirit activity, a game of “Fruit Ninja” in the quad at lunch. Representatives from each grade threw playing cards of their class’s color at propped-up watermelon halves, aiming to stick as many cards as possible into the melon in a limited time. Today's dress-up...

Matriculation welcomes class of 2022

Matriculation welcomes class of 2022

by Eric Fang and Arushi Saxena

August 31, 2018

The 2018-19 school year’s annual matriculation ceremony welcomed incoming freshmen, returning students and faculty with a series of speeches and skits on Aug. 24. After sophomores, juniors, and seniors settled into their seats in the upper school’s quad, the processional of teachers in their gowns took...

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