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Ernesto Ramirez ’17

Ernesto Ramirez ’17

March 31, 2017

(Ernesto Ramirez '17 is an office aid.) “My favorite part about this is probably who I get to work with -- the principals, the teachers, and sometimes the office aids. That’s my favorite part, being ...

Riley Smith ’19

Riley Smith ’19

By Anna Chuo, Morale Officer

March 7, 2017

Filed under Spotlight

"Right now, I’m in the dance program, and I’m trying out for cheer. I’m also a part of AVID club, which is a college-readiness program. It helps you prepare for college. It helps you under...

Anthony Pham ’19

Anthony Pham ’19

February 17, 2017

“Ballroom dancing isn’t something that’s common for people to do so I thought that would be something fun to join. I started at the beginning of the year. My favorite dance is swing -- the one that we...

Atharva Joshi ’20

Atharva Joshi ’20

February 1, 2017

(Atharva Joshi '20 competed with the swim team at Districts. The team won the meet overall, and placed first in boys and second in girls.) “I’m a freshman, so I haven’t really been with the team th...

Kyle and Staley Varozza ’18

Kyle and Staley Varozza ’18

January 25, 2017

(Kyle and Staley Varozza ‘18 bleached their hair for the swim team, which will compete in Districts on Jan. 27.) “I’m swimming 50 free and 100 backstroke hoping to get to regionals with a 5400 backstro...

Rishi Kejriwal ’17

Rishi Kejriwal ’17

By Faith Song, Extras Editor

January 15, 2017

Filed under Spotlight

(Kejriwal is a senior who signed off to play golf at Rice University in the fall of 2017.)     "[In my opinion] golf is a predominantly white sport. There will always be someone who doubts my abilities, ...

Seren Lind ’19

Seren Lind ’19

January 10, 2017

“We’ve been doing the musical since October or November. We’ve had after school rehearsal for the past two weeks for about four hours each day, and then on Saturday we had about a nine hour rehearsal. ...

Michael Le ’17

Michael Le ’17

December 6, 2016

   “I make 3D origami or modular origami sculptures. They usually take somewhere between two and 20 hours to make a single sculpture. I mostly make them for fun and make them but along the way...

Amy Ma ’19

Amy Ma ’19

By Lizzie Deal, Managing Editor

December 2, 2016

Filed under Spotlight

(Amy Ma ‘19 is a member of the swim team. The team will compete in Districts on Jan. 27.) “As a team we’ve done really well. We won the Aggieland meet, and that’s a really big meet because teams...

Lucas Madden ’17

Lucas Madden ’17

November 9, 2016

“We are just doing a lot of team work right now, running through drills and plays, making sure we all know what’s going on. I am very excited; I think we’re going to have a great season. We’re hopefully going to go far in p...

Adrian Day ’17 Visits Godparents in Spain

Adrian Day ’17 Visits Godparents in Spain

November 3, 2016

Last year, Adrian Day ‘17 received a phone call that opened up an opportunity for full cultural immersion. The call was from his godparents, who live in Spain, offering to host him for a year. Having ...

McKenna Lindley ’18

McKenna Lindley ’18

November 1, 2016

"We are still working on some things but it’s going to be a good season. We are going to work together and use all of our strengths to win.” ...