The Review

Community rallies after racist incident
New alumni wellness survey promotes mental health awareness
Students plant trees in memory of Will McKone
Students take second place at Rice Regional Ethics Bowl
Annual Big Bend trip proceeds after government shutdown
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Class Act: Computer science teacher John Tomczak
Class Act: Biology teacher Neha Mathur

Class Act: Biology teacher Neha Mathur

February 7, 2019

Get to know new 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.

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Winter SPC Recap: Boys’ soccer takes sixth, emphasizes teamplay
Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ basketball finishes fourth, boys take 10th

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ basketball finishes fourth, boys take 10th

March 6, 2019

Girls' basketball lost to Houston Christian in the semi-final round of the SPC tournament, and boys' basketball lost to Casady in the consolation finals.

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ swimming wins, boys take second

Winter SPC Recap: Girls’ swimming wins, boys take second

February 27, 2019

Girls' swimming became SPC champions for the second year in a row, while the boys earned second.

Winter SPC Recap: Wrestling wins post-season tournaments, earns first All-American honors

Winter SPC Recap: Wrestling wins post-season tournaments, earns first All-American honors

February 26, 2019

For the first time ever, the wrestling team won State Individuals, State Duals and SPC.

Tennis starts season strong at Village School Tournament despite inclement weather

Tennis starts season strong at Village School Tournament despite inclement weather

February 19, 2019

On Feb. 8, six boys and six girls played at the Village School Tournament in the first matches of the tennis season.

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Make Up Your Mind: La Rappresentante di Lista’s “Go Go Diva”
Letter to the Editor #1: What nobody wants to admit about college

Letter to the Editor #1: What nobody wants to admit about college

February 24, 2019

Emlynn Smith ('16) shares her thoughts on the transition to college in this Letter to the Editor.

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

February 21, 2019

Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Haley Heyndrickx’s album "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.

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“9 to 5” explores feminism in work environment
Behind the scenes, stage managers ensure show goes on

Behind the scenes, stage managers ensure show goes on

March 21, 2019

Stage managers organize a show by running the cast, giving backstage cues and facilitating communication between the director and the set crew.

International Fair exhibits unique cultures, traditions of countries

International Fair exhibits unique cultures, traditions of countries

March 8, 2019

On March 6, students and faculty participated in International Fair with traditional food and other cultural items to represent countries from all over the world.

Choirs, orchestras perform at annual Choral-Orchestral Festival

Choirs, orchestras perform at annual Choral-Orchestral Festival

February 15, 2019

With less than a month to prepare, Upper School choirs and orchestras collaborated in the annual Choral-Orchestral Festival on Feb. 4.

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Video: 25 people answer one question
Video: Behind the scenes of the Great Hall kitchen

Video: Behind the scenes of the Great Hall kitchen

January 23, 2019

Junior Ryan Doughty and sophomore Matthew Samson interview Executive Chef Willard Ferrell and Food Services Director Alan Mallett for a special behind the scenes look at the 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.

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