Sports Update: September

Varsity A Tennis won their match against New Rochelle on Monday, September 15, making their record 5-0 for the season so far. Pictured below: Kayle Waterhouse ’16 and Dorriana Marmbio ’16. Varsity A Volleyball won 3 games in a row to beat Mount Vernon on Friday, September 12. Pictured below: Alexa Miller ’16     SHS Varsity Football Team was…

Rick Blank presenting in front of a picture of his son, Michael, who tragically died in a car crash at age 16 and a half.

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Safe Driving Assembly

While getting your senior driving licence seems to be a top priority for upperclassmen at SHS, a license comes a lot of freedom, as well as responsibility. On Tuesday, September 9, SHS hosted a Safe Driver’s Assembly in which all seniors who wanted to get their SHS parking permit were required to go. Rick and Tina Blank presented about their…

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Senior Chalking Promotes Excitement and Exclusivity

SHS seniors joined together on Friday, September 6 with pride and excitement to leave their marks in chalk on school grounds. The SHS chalking tradition happens annually during the start of the school year when seniors show up early before school to cover the Brewster road entrance with drawings, names, and decorations. Although the rain has since washed away most…

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Back to School Bonfire Fires Up School Year

SHS students and teachers set fire to the start of the 2014-2015 with a back to school bonfire on Tuesday, September 2. Students ate burgers and hot dogs from the senior class organized BBQ while the fall sports teams were announced and representatives from the teams gave updates on the team’s games. “The bonfire was really exciting this year. It’s…

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“Losing Ourselves” Documentary to Premiere 6/25

A message from Rachel Wolfe ’14: On Wednesday, June 25th at 7:30 PM in the Scott Room at the Scarsdale Public Library there will be conversation about and screening of “Losing Ourselves,” a documentary investigating how an expectation for perfection and a college-driven definition of success gets in the way of students’ ability to use high school as a chance…

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The Fault in Our Stars Movie Doesn’t Disappoint

I recently had the good fortune of attending an early screening of The Fault in Our Stars based on the book by John Green. The wildly successful novel has topped the New York Times Young Adult bestseller list for 76 consecutive weeks. There are currently over one million copies in print, and it received rave reviews from many critics in the…