The official student newspaper of St. John's School.

The Review

Class Act: Piano teacher Yvonne Chen

Class Act: Piano teacher Yvonne Chen

Katina Christensen and Tyler King, Staff Writers

November 1, 2017


Filed under class act, Features

At an age when most music students are starting lessons, Yvonne Chen was teaching piano lessons. Growing up in a suburb of Washington, D.C., Chen started playing piano at age five, inspired by her older sister, who also played. Chen practiced with her house windows open, and her neighbors heard he...

Class act: English teacher Mary Mitchell

Class act: English teacher Mary Mitchell

Sara Doyle and Eliza Holt

October 25, 2017


Filed under class act, Features

Get to know new English teacher Mary Mitchell.

Read more »

Class Act: Math teacher Danny Kerns

Class Act: Math teacher Danny Kerns

Izzy Andrews and Mehak Batra

October 22, 2017


Filed under class act, Features

Algebra II Advanced and Pre-Calculus teacher Danny Kerns comes to SJS from a teaching job at a boarding school in Jordan.

Read more »

Class Act: Physics teacher Hans Infante

Class Act: Physics teacher Hans Infante

Abigail Poag and Roosh Bhosale

October 11, 2017


Filed under class act, Features, Showcase

Get to know new physics teacher Hans Infante.

Read more »

Class Act: math teacher Caroline Kerr (’01)

Class Act: math teacher Caroline Kerr (’01)

Lilah Gaber, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under class act, Features

Get to know math teacher Caroline Kerr ('01), who returned to Houston after teaching at a Quaker school in Philadelphia and two all-girls schools.

Read more »

Class Acts

Class Acts

February 3, 2017


Filed under class act, Features

In our series “Class Act,” we introduce new teachers and their backgrounds in and outside the classroom.

Read more »

Class Act: English teacher Eliot Smith

Class Act: English teacher Eliot Smith

Sinclair Mott and Mia Fares

November 1, 2016


Filed under class act, Features

Get to know new English teacher Eliot Smith, who toured in a jazz/funk band for 15 years before becoming a teacher.

Read more »

Class act: College counselor Jeremy Johnson

Class act: College counselor Jeremy Johnson

Thomas Grannen, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under class act, Features, Showcase

Get to know the newest addition the the college counseling team.

Read more »

Class act: History teacher John Ciarleglio

Class act: History teacher John Ciarleglio

Natasha Faruqui, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under class act, Features, Showcase

Get to know John Ciarleglio, who hikes across deserts and mountains when he isn't sparking debate in the classroom.

Read more »

Class act: English teacher Kristiane Stapleton

Class act: English teacher Kristiane Stapleton

Eli Maierson, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under class act, Features, Showcase

New English teacher Kristiane Stapleton first discovered her love of reading during her television-free childhood in Indonesia.

Read more »

Class act: Spanish teacher Margarita Serrano

Class act: Spanish teacher Margarita Serrano

Sophia Lima, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under class act, Features, Showcase

New Spanish teacher Margarita Serrano discovered her passion giving tours to student groups at the governor's house in Puerto Rico.

Read more »

The official student newspaper of St. John's School.
class act