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New Library Entrance

New Library Entrance

January 3, 2017

Recently, the library opened the door on their second floor, which leads to the LRC/computer area on the third floor. Many students have yet to realize it’s open, while others have found the door to be extremely beneficial. “Both the second and third floor are heavy classroom floors with a lot of ...

HALLOWEEN 2016

HALLOWEEN 2016

November 2, 2016

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Is Snapchat Blocked at SHS?

August 16, 2016

In early August, group chat notifications reached an all time high as rumors started to spread that Snapchat was blocked for the upcoming school year. Is it true? What am I supposed to do in homeroom? Does this mean I actually have to do work during frees? Students were starting to sweat (probably from the...

It Does Happen Here

June 22, 2016

Carmen* has spent the past three months wondering what she had done wrong. Had she worn different attire, would he have still picked her? She’s not sure how things happened so fast but it did and now she just can’t forget. “The girls bathroom has become a place I know too well. I’m not in a g...

Q&A: Aija Mayrock

April 10, 2016

At first glance, Aija Mayrock may seem like your typical NYU college student -- she goes to classes, hangs out with friends, and seems happy. But Mayrock’s life was not always as untroubled as it seems. As a teenager, she was cruelly bullied for years, and even when she moved away from her origina...

Major Key: Piano Stairs

Major Key: Piano Stairs

March 26, 2016

Every high school student knows that the worst part about getting to the cafeteria is being shoved against the railing in a mass of students, all of whom are congregating on the stairs to be first in line for cookies. The dreaded climb back up the stairs is worse, not only marking the end of your lunch...

Jigs, Wigs and Worlds

March 21, 2016

“Hi Chris. There’s a thing called Irish Dancing on Tuesdays in White Plains. I can take the kids after school and you can pick them up after work. There’s even a parade,” offered Megan Donovan to Christine Amoriello over the phone. The two mothers thought nothing would be cuter than watching...

AMSTU Trip to DC

AMSTU Trip to DC

February 28, 2016

American Studies students visited Washington D.C. on January 25 and January 26. They visited several reputable museums and met US Senator Chuck Schumer.   ...

Winter Pep Rally: Success or Failure?

Winter Pep Rally: Success or Failure?

Caroline Meyer, Nicole Silberberg, Kimberly Markowitz, Kelli Rainer, and Katie Karp

February 15, 2016

On Friday January 8, SHS held its very first Winter Pep Rally. We at Maroon wondered, just how successful was the new pep rally?  Pros Cons Scarsdale has so many fantastic sport teams, what better way to show off our winter teams’ achievements than to give them their own pep rall...

How Making a Difference is a Piece of Cake

How Making a Difference is a Piece of Cake

February 15, 2016

The smell of chocolate fills the kitchen, music plays softly in the background, students laugh and chat as they mix and measure, and it's all for one reason. One cake at a time, Nico Stainfeld ’16 and Carolina Stainfeld ’17 are making a difference. The siblings’ certified 501(c)3 nonprofit, Ca...

Mardi Gras Celebration

February 11, 2016

Most people think of Mardi Gras as one nonstop celebration where Tulane students get a week off of school to do whatever they want. Whether it’s partying in the streets, or snacking on beignets, everyone is having a great time. Mardi Gras initially started out as a day where one eats as much as one...

Morning Tonics: Two Ways (Recipe)

Lizzie Leboyer

January 17, 2016

HELLO AGAIN! Not to be overly cliché, but I thought I would start off this new year with a few posts on getting back to basics with some simple tricks on healthy eating. It seems like in January, it’s impossible to watch TV without being bombarded with commercials regarding the typical new yea...

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