The Review

Photo Gallery: Senior Kinkaid Night

Caroline Pressler signs her name on the Senior Mural.

Grace Randall, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2020

On Oct. 26, seniors gathered on campus for the first-ever Senior Kinkaid Night. Hosted by the School, Senior Kinkaid Night allowed students to socialize on the Quad, Plaza and Great Lawn while appropriately distanced to replace the annual Homecoming Dance, which could not take place this year due to COVID-19. 

Video: SJS vs EHS football game

Video: SJS vs EHS football game

Lexi Guo, Fareen Dhuka, Grace Randall, and Bailey Maierson

October 28, 2020

On Oct. 23, the football team played against EHS at UFH's TDECU Stadium.

Photo Gallery: seniors don flashy purple and gold attire for Dress Like Kinkaid Day

The field hockey seniors traded uniforms with Kinkaid players. They accessorized with patterned masks, leopard print and purple boas.

Lexi Guo, Bailey Maierson, Grace Randall, and Willow Zerr

October 27, 2020

On Monday, Oct. 26, seniors decked out in flashy purple and gold attire to in the annual Dress Like Kinkaid Day.

Video: Prefects give freshmen advice

Junior Keval Shah asks Student Affairs Council Prefects to give freshmen advice.

Keval Shah, Staff Writer

October 26, 2020

Junior Keval Shah asks Student Affairs Council Prefects to give freshmen advice.

30-foot branch crashes onto Quad, narrowly misses students

Seniors Michael Daichman and Nicolas Munoz retrieve their phones from beneath a Spikeball net, which had been straddled by the falling branch. The students had left their phones under the net during their game earlier that afternoon.

Noura Jabir

October 23, 2020

At approximately 2:36 p.m. on Oct. 23, a 30-foot branch splintered from a live oak tree in the center of the Quad, falling dangerously close to a group of seniors playing Spikeball.

WHEE focuses on inclusivity, supporting womxn online

To be more inclusive of all female-identifying members of the St. John’s community, WHEE updated its mission statement on its website and changed “women” to “womxn.”

Natasha Janssens, Staff Writer

October 22, 2020

Womxn Helping Empower Each Other developed a podcast, website and newsletter to support womxn and foster a sense of community.

Seniors create webinars on medical discrimination against women, people of color, LGBTQ+ community

The first webinar on Sept. 3 covered racism in a medical setting, from the mental and physical effects of racism on BIPOC to common stereotypes held by practitioners.

Annie Jones and Nico Del Frate

October 21, 2020

Seniors Carolyn DePinho, Isabella O’Reilly and Ella Kalapatapu created a virtual series of webinars to educate the St. John’s community on medical discrimination against women, people of color and the LGBTQ+ community.

Video: Field hockey plays Kinkaid

Video: Field hockey plays Kinkaid

Yasmin Stein, Staff Writer

October 19, 2020

On Oct. 6, the field hockey team played against Kinkaid.

Senior updates Mav App to include new schedule, class assignments, Zoom links

Saadia updated the Mav App to reflect the new schedule.

Abigail Hindman and Lillian Poag

October 14, 2020

Senior Ethan Saadia updated the Mav App to include the new schedule, class assignments and Zoom links.

Photo Gallery: Fall sports teams resume games

Boys’ volleyball captain Jackson Peakes coils his arm to spike the ball past the Houston Volleyball Academy blockers.

Lexi Guo and Kate Vo

October 13, 2020

Following COVID-19 guidelines, fall sports teams began competing against Houston schools in non-SPC affiliated games.

“Mulan” 2020: What happened to the original plot of the movie?

Design Editor Celine Huang shares her thoughts on the live-action

Celine Huang, Design Editor

October 9, 2020

Junior Celine Huang expresses her many qualms with Disney's live-action "Mulan" in comparison to its original 1998 film.

Unity Council, WHEE, JAG, SPEC host joint forum to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On Sept. 21, Unity Council, WHEE, JAG and SPEC hosted an online forum to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Julia Smith, Assignments Editor

October 6, 2020

On Sept. 21, Unity Council, WHEE, JAG and SPEC hosted an online forum to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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