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Zoe Bowlus

Zoë Bowlus will spend all but two weeks of her senior year as an adult. That will not stop her from wearing a flower in her hair, as she’s done since she was yo...

Madison Judd

Madison Judd is a senior. A Lifer, Judd has attended Country Day for 13 years (more than two-thirds of her life), and has been on the Octagon staff for four yea...

Manson Tung

Senior Manson Tung likes to volunteer. He is the captain of the Country Day Run to Feed the Hungry team and vice president of International Bridges to Justice Y...

Ryan Ho

Ryan Ho is one of the two online editors-in-chief of The Octagon. Born and raised in Taiwan, Ryan is in his eighth year studying in America. He is an avid Harry...

Connor Martin

Connor joined the Octagon as a freshman and currently serves as an editor-in-chief in his senior year. He focuses on feature and review writing (the latter bein...

Kamira Patel

A senior this year, Kamira has developed a passion for designing pages and graphics for the print edition of The Octagon. Beyond the newspaper, she enjoys playi...

Garrett Kaighn

Garrett has been on staff since his freshman year. In addition to reporting, he has worked as a copy editor for two years and is now the business manager and on...

Aishwarya Nadgauda

Aishwarya’s hobbies are dance and reading. She has been learning Indian classical dance for the past 11 years. Her all-time favorite book is “Little Women” by L...

Eric Hilton

Eric enjoys writing, listening to music, catching up on episodes of “Breaking Bad” his friends have already spoiled for him, and playing golf. He hopes to major...

Grant Miner

Grant’s favorite things include reading, music, video games and candlelit dinners followed by long walks on the beach. He has been a student at SCDS for over a ...