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How the Scarsdale School District is Handling COVID-19: Pandemic Podcast Ep. 3

Listen to episode 3 of the Pandemic Podcast, a new series where we dive into the effects of COVID-19 on Scarsdale students.

Leah Breakstone and Ariel Weinsaft

April 6, 2020

 In episode 3 of the Pandemic Podcast, we talked to Scarsdale Schools Superintendent Dr. Thomas Hagerman and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Edgar McIntosh and discussed the purpose of the wellness week replacing spring break, the uncertainty of the remainder of the school year, and the school budget...

COVID-19 and its Effects on The College Process: Pandemic Podcast Ep. 2

We sat down (over Zoom) with SHS counseling department chair, Oren Iosepovici, to discuss how the Coronavirus Pandemic plays a role in the general college process.

Leah Breakstone and Ariel Weinsaft

March 30, 2020

This podcast features an interview conducted by Maroon with SHS Counseling Department Chair Oren Iosepovici regarding coronavirus school closures and their effects on the college admissions process.  A range of topics is discussed here, including transcripts, GPAs, and grades, as well as standar...

A Conversation Regarding COVID-19 School Closures with SHS Principal Kenneth Bonamo: Pandemic Podcast Ep. 1

The closure of school due to the coronavirus pandemic brings up a lot of questions and concerns from students. In this podcast featuring an exclusive interview with SHS Principal Kenneth Bonamo, many questions and concerns regarding the closure are answered.

Leah Breakstone and Ariel Weinsaft

March 19, 2020

  This podcast features an exclusive interview conducted by Maroon with Scarsdale High School Principal Kenneth Bonamo regarding recent school closures to curb the spread of COVID-19.   A range of topics is discussed here, including the grading policy for quarter three and possibly quarter four, the resched...

American Studies Takes Washington DC

This past week, the eleventh grade American Studies classes took their annual trip to DC. According to Junior Noah Weber, “the trip was a great experience and fit the curriculum very well.”

Leah Breakstone

March 8, 2020

After spending months studying national identity, the eleventh grade American Studies classes voyaged to Washington, D.C. to visit the monuments and museums honoring and telling the stories of those who shaped the definition of what makes an American.  The group of 115 boarded the buses brigh...

Up-2-D8 Club Runs First Fashion Show

On Friday, January 24, SHS club “Up-2-D8” held a fashion show to raise money for Kids Kloset.

Jolie Kantor

February 10, 2020

The SHS auditorium recently served a new purpose: a runway. On Friday, January 24, SHS club “Up-2-D8” held a fashion show, with all of the proceeds donated to Kids Kloset, a local organization that provides clothing to underprivileged children. Models wore clothing created by members of the club. T...

2019 SHS Community Dinner

The Scarsdale community gathered on November 9 for the annual charity dinner hosted by the SHS student and class governments.

Max Yang

November 11, 2019

The Scarsdale community gathered on Tuesday, November 9 to fundraise for the Junior Diabetes Research Foundation during its third annual community dinner. Below is a video montage recapping the event.  

Highlights from the Fall Pep Rally

Students cheer on varsity sports team. Photo credit: Maroon Staff

Max Yang and Leah Breakstone

September 21, 2019

SHS students crowded the gyms in a sea of maroon and white on Friday, September 20 to cheer on the fall sports teams. Students of all grades showed off their school spirit and enjoyed watching the activities of the rally, including a fiery dodgeball match between the Speech & Debate team and Mo...

SHS Rallies Against Climate Change

SHS students in front of Brewster Road entrance protesting against climate change. Photo credit: Maroon staff

Riena Parente and Max Yang

September 20, 2019

Taking part in a global movement—with youth demonstrations spanning over 150 countries—SHS students protested in front of the Brewster Road entrance on Friday morning. The wave of protests was prompted by a United Nations summit for climate change, planned for September 23rd, which will discuss environmental...

Bonfire Photo Gallery

Photo Credit: Maroon Staff

September 4, 2019

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