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On April 21, the tennis team played Golden Sierra. Sophomore Allison Zhang won her singles match (6-0, 6-0). Senior Christian Van Vleck won his singles match (6-1, 6-0).

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Q&A: Second batch of top-10 sophomore projects to examine religious morality, merging philosophies

Q&A: Second batch of top-10 sophomore projects to examine religious morality, merging philosophies

Spencer Scott, Larkin Barnard-Bahn, Héloïse Schep, and Bri Davies

On Tuesday, April 18, the final five top-10 sophomore projects will be presented by sophomores Jacqueline Chao, Abby LaComb, Chardonnay Needler, Mohini Rye and Joe Zales.  JACQUELINE CHAO Jacqueline...

April 15, 2017

Q&A: First five top-10 sophomore projects draw from Arabic, Chinese, Indo-European languages

Q&A: First five top-10 sophomore projects draw from Arabic, Chinese, Indo-European languages

April 14, 2017

Sports Boosters open Fitness Rangers’ physical conditioning, training program

Sports Boosters open Fitness Rangers’ physical conditioning, training program

April 13, 2017

Painter’s friends fake his death in high-school drama written by Mark Twain (slideshow included)

Painter’s friends fake his death in high-school drama written by Mark Twain (slideshow included)

April 12, 2017

Educate. Inspire. Take Action.

Educate. Inspire. Take Action.

April 7, 2017

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FRESHMAN FOCUS: Sydney Michel falls in love with sorority life, sports culture, support from Duck alumni at University of Oregon

FRESHMAN FOCUS: Sydney Michel falls in love with sorority life, sports culture, support from Duck alumni at University of Oregon

Garrett Shonkwiler, Reporter

Sydney Michel, ‘16, attends the University of Oregon in Eugene. She is majoring in human physiology. Q: Why did you choose the University of Oregon? A: I wanted to have that big ...

April 16, 2017

Campus ‘Indy’ reveals the shady world of a dedicated hat lover after a decade under the brim

Campus ‘Indy’ reveals the shady world of a dedicated hat lover after a decade under the brim

April 15, 2017

Q&A: Grant Lyon, ’02, headlines at Punch Line Sacramento while on comedy tour

Q&A: Grant Lyon, ’02, headlines at Punch Line Sacramento while on comedy tour

April 13, 2017

At SCDS not everyone with bad handwriting is a student!

At SCDS not everyone with bad handwriting is a student!

April 11, 2017

Looking for summer camps, programs dedicated music, Russian or democracy? Try this flowchart

Looking for summer camps, programs dedicated music, Russian or democracy? Try this flowchart

April 10, 2017

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Sports

CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Spring break doesn’t slow down the busy life of a swimmer

CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Spring break doesn’t slow down the busy life of a swimmer

Rebecca Waterson, Blogger

Freshman Rebecca Waterson lives at school and the pool. You will find her catching a nap in t...

April 16, 2017

Surprising combinations make T-Crepes unusual among traditional restaurants

Surprising combinations make T-Crepes unusual among traditional restaurants

Mehdi Lacombe, Reporter

A Japanese crepe and boba tea shop?  Now that was a food combination that piqued my interest as a self-proclaimed crepe expert - my onl...

April 13, 2017

MY ANGLE: Belts suspend male style

MY ANGLE: Belts suspend male style

Jackson Margolis, Reporter

It’s Monday morning. You look outside and see that spring has arrived. So you open the shorts drawer that has been in the back of your...

April 12, 2017

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Staff Profile

Marigot Fackenthal
Marigot Fackenthal

Print Editor-in-Chief

Senior Marigot Fackenthal thinks of herself as primarily a STEM student, but she also enjoys writing. She loves processed food but was recently diagnosed with high cholesterol and is now on a mission to eat vegetables. Marigot’s favorite YouTube video is “Rolling Raccoon,” and sending the link is her go-to method for comforting sad friends. A fun fact about Marigot is that she makes a conscious effort to wear her “Jurassic Park” T-shirt once a week. Contact at mfackenthal17@scdsstudent.org

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A Sacramento Country Day School Newspaper
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