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The Octagon

Héloïse Schep
Freshman Héloïse Schep loves reading, singing and helping her community. She likes learning about history and languages, studying cultures, being a perfectionist and building robots. In addition, Héloïse is obsessed with dogs and Broadway characters, could eat burrata and chocolate every day, and loves to travel. She lived in the Netherlands for 10 years, speaks fluent Dutch, and is fond of sweaters, Christmas and writing long essays. Contact at hschep20@scdsstudent.org

Héloïse Schep, Reporter

Mar 22, 2017
Q&A: Talk about indecisive! Senior Shriya Nadgauda applies to 21 colleges, setting class record (Story)
Mar 19, 2017
Q&A: Sophomore takes first in Music Marvel piano competition after 11 years of tickling the ivories (video included) (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
Sophomore receives complimentary speech as high-school jazz band performs at Youth Art Month reception (video included) (Story/Photo)
Mar 06, 2017
Just me, myself and I! Music festival means only one player participates in track and field’s first meet (Story)
Feb 19, 2017
Harry Potter club members assemble Chocolate Frog cards at first meeting (Story/Photo)
Feb 17, 2017
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, clubs arrange festivities, fundraisers (slideshow included) (Story)
Dec 31, 2016
Dutch risk injury, tummy aches while setting off fireworks, eating ‘oliebollen’ to celebrate the New Year (Story/Photo)
Dec 30, 2016
SHOP TILL YOU DROP: Cost Plus a true heaven for expat Dutch family (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
Mama mia! EaTuscany is family-owned with genuine Italian pizza squares, gelato (Story/Photo)
Dec 19, 2016
MY ANGLE: Zwarte Piet is a derogatory Dutch Christmas tradition that needs to go (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
Freshman finds Barnes & Noble’s Harry Potter-themed Yule Ball unenchanting (Story/Photo)
Nov 15, 2016
Pacing herself, sophomore places 27th at Sectionals to end cross-country season (Story)
Nov 13, 2016
Q&A: Retired headmaster spends time with family, travels to Colorado, reads Spanish classics (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Sophomore’s performance at cross-country’s Sac-Joaquin Sub-sectionals qualifies for Sectionals; team places 20th of 21 (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
MY ANGLE: Life Skills course isn’t the solution to preventing stress; it’s the cause (Story)
Oct 10, 2016
No practice during class trips takes a toll on cross-country team’s times at Granite Regional Park (Story/Photo)
Oct 05, 2016
Latest installment of Harry Potter series is darker, more appealing to older audiences (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
Though few in numbers, cross-country team sets new personal records at Oct. 1 meet (Story/Photo)
Oct 01, 2016
Cross-country runners not happy with results of Elkhorn Golf Course meet (Story)
Sep 18, 2016
Cross-country team breaks personal records at Willow Hills Reservoir Course while competing in brutal heat (Story/Photo)
Sep 15, 2016
NKOTB: After living in Europe for 14 years, new sophomore returns to the U.S. (Story)
Sep 12, 2016
Despite exhaustion from Ancil Hoffman picnic, most runners beat their goal times at Granite Regional Park meet (Story)
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