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SWITCH-UPS: Assistant head of school takes over US History, middle school teacher instructs World Cultures
New program started for students interested in teaching

September 16, 2018

College Board sued after reusing international SAT test in US

September 15, 2018

Love conquers all in birth of 16 baby rats in biology classroom

September 13, 2018

Octagon earns perfect score in yearly National Scholastic Press Association critique

September 13, 2018

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Late firefighter alumnus ‘defied the traditional notions of SCDS success’
NEWS-ERY RHYMES: Freshman Ethan Monasa’s retelling of ‘Sing a Song of Sixpence’ sends him into first place

September 17, 2018

NEWS-ERY RHYMES: Sticks, stones break man’s bones in freshman Arikta Trivedi’s runner-up article

September 15, 2018

Physics teacher listens to seminars, attends cat fashion show at CatCon

September 12, 2018

Q&A: Junior Boy Scout may soar into Eagle Scout position after building benches for underprivileged school

September 12, 2018

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BLAKE’S TAKE: People who don’t fit in are what colleges need most
WHEN INSPIRATION STRIKES: Senior contemplates taking gap year after ‘revelation’ at Quaker camp
CHLORINE CHRONICLES: How has college recruitment for swimming already started?
Staff Profile
Mohini Rye
Mohini Rye

Editor-in-Chief/Opinion Editor

After four years of passion-hunting, senior Mohini Rye has ruled out basketball (lacked both arm and mental strength), track and field (signed up yet ...

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Latest Issue: June 6
  • Freshman Zola Grey is our first Octagon photo-of-the-week winner! 
Just a reminder that submission for this week's contest is now open, and remember if you are a photo-of-the-week winner, you will have the chance to win a $25 gift card of your choice after a six-week period.