The Review

Annual Big Bend trip proceeds after government shutdown
Students lead forum on diversity following racist social media post
Lizzie Pannill Fletcher’s campaign manager speaks to SPEC, WHEE
All-School chapel highlights Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
Freshmen volunteer at Nehemiah Center, host toy drive and book fair
Community service fair showcases student-led projects
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Class Act: Biology teacher Neha Mathur
Class Act: Math teacher Rafael Contreras

Class Act: Math teacher Rafael Contreras

January 28, 2019

Get to know math teacher Rafael Contreras.

Pod on the Quad (Ella’s Edition): Women Runners

Pod on the Quad (Ella’s Edition): Women Runners

January 22, 2019

Freshman Ella West sits down with female runners to discuss safety concerns.

Debate benefits from new female members

Debate benefits from new female members

January 20, 2019

A wave of female freshmen joined the debate team at the beginning of the school year. With its new members, debate is becoming more prominent and successful.

Pod on the Quad: The Pannill Panel

Pod on the Quad: The Pannill Panel

January 2, 2019

This special edition of Pod on the Quad features a discussion between the Pannill sisters: Congresswoman-elect Lizzie Pannill Fletcher ('93), New York Times bestselling author Katherine Center ('90) and SJS French teacher Shelley Stein ('88).

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Choirs, orchestras perform at annual Choral-Orchestral Festival
Art and architecture classes visit local museums, art installations

Art and architecture classes visit local museums, art installations

February 14, 2019

On Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, architecture, 2D and 3D Art classes took a field trip to the Houston Museum District and gained insight on artistic styles and techniques.

East Asian Affinity Group celebrates Chinese New Year with traditional food, music

East Asian Affinity Group celebrates Chinese New Year with traditional food, music

February 13, 2019

On Jan. 31, the East Asian Affinity Group exposed students to East Asian culture and traditions by hosting a celebration of the Lunar New Year.

“Red Herring” explores love stories, murder mystery

“Red Herring” explores love stories, murder mystery

February 12, 2019

The Upper School Spring Play "Red Herring" revolved around a 1950s murder and international conspiracy.

Canadian author speaks to students about cross-cultural communication

Canadian author speaks to students about cross-cultural communication

February 5, 2019

On Jan. 17, Canadian author Jean-Benoît Nadeau spoke to students about his journalism career and the French language.

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Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”
Why students’ phones should be collected during class

Why students’ phones should be collected during class

February 6, 2019

Sophomore Max Beard argues why students should have their phones collected at the beginning of classes.

CineMaierson: Into the Maier-Verse

CineMaierson: Into the Maier-Verse

January 6, 2019

In this special edition of CineMaierson, Eli joins several guest writers to review Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

CineMaierson: “Aquaman” Review

CineMaierson: “Aquaman” Review

December 28, 2018

Despite many exhilarating action scenes, "Aquaman" commits all seven deadly sins of superhero movies.

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Tennis starts season strong at Village School Tournament despite inclement weather
Boys’ basketball teams up with Episcopal, gives back to the community

Boys’ basketball teams up with Episcopal, gives back to the community

February 17, 2019

Boys' basketball teamed up with Episcopal to donate shoes to the Sharing Shoes organization.

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

Basketball, soccer take on Falcons in final counter games

February 16, 2019

On Feb. 8, basketball and soccer teams took on the Falcons in the final counter games for Winter SPC.

Girls’ soccer celebrates Senior Night with 5-1 win over St. Stephen’s

Girls’ soccer celebrates Senior Night with 5-1 win over St. Stephen’s

February 1, 2019

On Jan. 25, girls' soccer celebrated Senior Night after their game against St. Stephen’s.

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Video: Behind the scenes of the Great Hall kitchen
Video: Video Crew explores the third floor of the Quad

Video: Video Crew explores the third floor of the Quad

December 7, 2018

Video Crew interviews Director of Curriculum Dwight Raulston and senior Naveen Krishnan before going up to explore the third floor of the Quad. 

Killer bees move to River Oaks, threaten students and residents

Killer bees move to River Oaks, threaten students and residents

November 3, 2018

Killer bees have settled in River Oaks, threatening residents and students outdoors.

Best of Dress Like Kinkaid Day

Best of Dress Like Kinkaid Day

November 1, 2018

Check out some of this year's best Kinkaid outfits!

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