The Review

Voodoo Doughnut arrives in Houston

Voodoo Doughnut has opened a new location in The Heights.

Leo Morales, Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

Voodoo Doughnut has opened a new location in The Heights.

‘Cripple of Inishmaan’ cast prepares for performance, explores Irish dialect

The cast of

Gabrielle Solymosy, Cameron Ederle, and Ryan Doughty

January 29, 2020

The cast of "The Cripple of Inishmaan" used unique methods to learn the Irish dialect used in the play.

Why you should say “Lunar New Year,” not “Chinese New Year”

Why you should say

Olivia Doan, Austin SIm

January 24, 2020

Sophomores Olivia Doan and Austin Sim share their thoughts on lunar new year holidays.

Cafeteria implements eco-friendly initiatives

Serving on resuable melamine dishes is the new norm as opposed to paper plates.

Mia Baumann and Sierra Ondo

January 23, 2020

This year, the cafeteria implemented eco-friendly initiatives to reduce excess waste.

Behind the scenes: dancers prepare for choreography showcase

To give choreographers more time to hone their dances and reduce dancers’ workload at the end of the first semester, STUCHO will take place on Jan. 17 rather than the middle of December. As the performance date approaches, Gidi’s choreographers are scheduling more rehearsals to finalize details.

Edward Chen, Bailey Maierson, Olivia Doan, and Fareen Dhuka

January 17, 2020

Go behind the scenes of the Student Choreography Showcase with editors Fareen Dhuka and Celine Huang and learn about STUCHO's new guidelines with our staff!

How vaping trends threaten teen health

According to the CDC, 48 people have died from vaping and over 2,000 people have been hospitalized for vaping-related sickness as of December 2019.

Julia Smith, Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

According to the CDC, 48 people have died from vaping and over 2,000 people have been hospitalized for vaping-related sickness.

Rise of TikTok: Upper School students adopt trends on social media platform

Juniors Julia Smith, Ethan Kinsella and Rahul Rupani dance for a TikTok.

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

TikTok offers a platform for users to post and view short clips from others, and it's affecting SJS culture.

Kantorei carols at Texas Children’s Hospital

Kantorei caroled at Texas Children's Hospital on Dec. 2.

Gabrielle Solymosy, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Kantorei sang Christmas carols at Texas Children’s Hospital on Dec. 2.

Why gift cards don’t reflect holiday spirit

This year, Americans will spend $42 billion on gift cards.

Max Beard, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Junior Max Beard shares his thoughts on giving gift cards as a present.

Three Musketeers, EHS football game scheduled simultaneously

D’Artagnan (sophomore Tanner Watson, middle) defends Constance (junior Natalie Brown, right) from Count Rochefort (junior Henry Miller, left).

Russell Li, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

The Upper School fall play "The Three Musketeers" and the football game against EHS took place at the same time on Oct. 4.

Latin I course returns to Upper School

Latin teacher Kim Dickson teaches the School's first ever Latin I class.

Olivia Doan and Afraaz Malick

October 24, 2019

For the first time in the Upper School's history, a Latin I class (with four students) is being taught. Read more!

Fall One Acts cast transforms into zombies

The Fall One Acts, Zombies for Dummies, will be performed on Oct. 20 at 2:00 and 5:00 in the Black Box Theater.

Mia Baumann and Ryan Doughty

October 20, 2019

The Fall One Acts, Zombies for Dummies, will be performed on Oct. 20 at 2:00 and 5:00 in the Black Box Theater.

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