Sahej Claire

Keshav Anand

Keshav, a freshman, entered Country Day this year. He is a reporter for the Octagon and loves to work and write stories. He is also part of the Mock Trial team ...

Jack Christian

Jack has been at SCDS for 13 years. He has two sisters: one who is 8 months old and another who is a freshman at St. Francis High School. His favorite place to ...

Sahej Claire

Senior Sahej Claire prides herself on being (almost) unhealthily obsessed with books and reading even when she doesn’t have time. She enjoys rowing for Capital ...

Katia Dahmani

Katia is a senior who has been at SCDS since kindergarten and on staff for four years. Katia has also played for the girls’ varsity basketball and volleyball te...

Patricia Fels

Patricia Fels has been advising the Octagon for donkey’s years – her first issue was published in September 1977! Thus she remembers the days of setting headlin...

Bianca Hansen

Bianca is a junior who has been at SCDS since kindergarten. She has traveled all over the world with her two sisters: Morgan, a fourth grader, and Sonja, a seni...

Sonja Hansen

Sonja is a senior who has been at Country Day since first grade. This is Sonja’s fourth and final year on staff. She has visited over 30 countries with her two ...

Mehdi Lacombe

Mehdi is a junior. He has traveled all around the world and has lived in the United States, France and Belgium. This is only his second year on staff, but he ha...

Bryce Longoria

Senior Bryce Longoria is in his second year on the Octagon. He is an avid Sacramento Kings fan and enjoys watching almost every major sport. In his free time, h...