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The tennis match scheduled for April 26 at North Highlands High School was cancelled due to the discovery of a dead body on the track.

On April 24, assistant head of school Tucker Foehl announced that Hadley Keefe accepted the position of director of admissions and will replace Lonna Bloedau, who is retiring.

More to come.

Traditional Friday morning meetings come to an end, giving students more social time (slideshow included)

Traditional Friday morning meetings come to an end, giving students more social time (slideshow included)

Héloïse Schep, Reporter

For those who grumble about high-school morning meetings a new school policy just made Friday mornings a whole lot better! Instead of attending the usual morning meetings, students can now relax, eat a snack and talk...

April 21, 2017

Judges announce top three sophomore projects at morning meeting (video included)

Judges announce top three sophomore projects at morning meeting (video included)

April 20, 2017

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

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

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FRESHMAN FOCUS: Elinor Hilton enjoys early movie releases, creatively driven student body at Savannah College of Art and Design

FRESHMAN FOCUS: Elinor Hilton enjoys early movie releases, creatively driven student body at Savannah College of Art and Design

David Situ, Reporter

Elinor Hilton, ‘16, attends the  Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Savannah, Georgia. She plans on majoring in fashion marketing and management, though she may switch to fashion design. Q: What classes are you taking? A: I am curr...

April 19, 2017

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

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

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Sports

NICOLE’S PONDERINGS: Five Chinese movies you should watch now

NICOLE’S PONDERINGS: Five Chinese movies you should watch now

Nicole Wolkov, Page Editor

Family movie night is a nice idea in theory, right? Well, it’s hard when you want to watch a psychological horror film, your father want...

April 21, 2017

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

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Staff Profile

Kevin Huang
Kevin Huang

Photographer

Kevin is a senior, and this is his third year working as a photographer for Octagon. During his free time, Kevin enjoys playing badminton and practicing Chinese martial arts. Kevin is also a big fan of photography; every summer, he travels with his family and his camera to record the beauty of nature. While at home, he likes to edit pictures, create work in Photoshop or watch YouTube. Contact at khuang17@scdsstudent.org

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