The Review

In Memoriam: Wendall Zartman

JaDa Johnson and her mother, Joycelyn, pose with Wendall Zartman at JaDa's graduation in 2017.

Ella West, Assignments Editor

May 21, 2020

Wendall Zartman passed away on April 17 due to complications from cancer. He was 69.

Darrell Parrish retires after 27 years of service

Darrell Parrish plays a guitar accompaniment for choir at Candlelight in December 2018.

Fareen Dhuka and Ella Chen

May 21, 2020

After 27 years as the Wind and Jazz Ensemble Director at St. John’s, Darrell Parrish is retiring this May.

Doug Sharp retires after 47 years of service

After 47 years of service, Doug Sharp is retiring and looking forward to spending more time with his wife, dogs and cats.

Rahul Rupani, Business Manager

May 20, 2020

After 47 years of service, Doug Sharp is retiring at the end of the year.

Families foster cats and dogs during COVID-19 pandemic

Junior Scott Koh and his sister, Sara ('19), are fostering puppies during the pandemic.

Mia Baumann and Sara Doyle

May 13, 2020

St. John's students foster cats and puppies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

SJS alum remembers 1946 polio outbreak that prompted School closure

The last time St. John's School closed due to public health concerns was in 1946 due to a polio outbreak.

Abigail Poag, Assignments Editor

May 11, 2020

The last time St. John's School closed due to public health concerns was in 1946 due to a polio outbreak.

Imagination, Quadrangle work remotely, alter production plans

Imagination has converted their Spring Issue into a series of online folios.

Olivia Doan, Staff Writer

May 7, 2020

Due to the pandemic, Imagination and Quadrangle have adapted their production plans.

Top 10 Online Stories of 2019-2020

Top 10 Online Stories of 2019-2020

Laney Chang and Fareen Dhuka

May 5, 2020

As this year comes to a close, we looked back at the ten most viewed stories from 2019-2020. Check out some of this year’s highlights!

Q&A: Urologic oncologist Ashish M. Kamat discusses his COVID-19 research

Kamat is an accomplished surgeon, professor and one of the world’s leading experts on a drug called BCG, which is normally used to treat bladder cancer.

Cameron Ederle, Staff Writer

May 4, 2020

Freshman Cameron Ederle spoke with urologic oncologist Ashish M. Kamat about his background in cancer and research on the COVID-19 virus.

Clubs continue to meet, host forums online

Clubs are now hosting forums online. On April 27, WHEE discussed the prevalence of domestic violence during the pandemic.

Chloe Zhao, Staff Writer

May 2, 2020

Due to the shift to online learning, clubs such as WHEE and PRISM have started to meet virtually.

Study abroad programs cancelled due to COVID-19

The summer immersion language programs School Year Abroad and CIEE cancelled their summer sessions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Gabrielle Solymosy, Staff Writer

April 29, 2020

Three sophomores planned to study abroad for five-week summer programs. Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus, their summer plans have been cancelled.

Travel restrictions strand families, force students to cancel trips

Travelers faced long lines at airports due to COVID-19 screenings.

Ella West, Copy Editor

April 25, 2020

While some families were forced to cancel their travel plans due to concerns of COVID-19, others were stranded in foreign countries.

Senior Photos: Faculty Edition

Check out our teachers' senior pictures! Play along and guess who each teacher is.

Fareen Dhuka, Assistant Online Editor-in-Chief

April 24, 2020

Check out our faculty's senior photos! Play along and guess the name that belongs to the face.

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