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  • May 12Bid goodbye to the seniors as they put on Bye Bye Birdie, the 2019 class play, on May 17th, 18th, and 19th!

Performances and Honors at 2019 Tri-M Induction Ceremony

Performances and Honors at 2019 Tri-M Induction Ceremony

David Peng

April 1, 2019


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As the Music Tower noisily overflowed with students and parents, whose numbers quickly surpassed the seats available, the officers of the Scarsdale Tri-M Honors Music Society made final preparations in an empty office nearby, tuning their instruments and rereading their lines. They were about to ...

College Admissions Scandal Raises Questions of Integrity

College Admissions Scandal Raises Questions of Integrity

Audrey Heidbreder and Lilac Lin

March 30, 2019


Filed under Front Page, National, News

Hardworking, dedicated students spend most of their teenage years studying for one goal: to get into a good college that will put them on a good path for life. Scarsdale High School has a national reputation for being one of the best public high schools in the United States, which benefits students...

International Politics Simulation

International Politics Simulation

Isha Bedi

March 25, 2019


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Recently, Scarsdale High School’s AT International Politics class participated in a simulation as a conclusion to its unit on the global war on terrorism and understanding transnational criminal organizations with respect to their impact on foreign policy. “[The simulation] was of a hostage situation that...

Germany Meets America — Part 2

Germany Meets America — Part 2

Sam Siegel

March 25, 2019


Filed under Blogs, Front Page, School, SHS Exchange Chronicles

This past February break, five SHS students participated in the second part of the German exchange program. Scarsdale students were partnered with students from the Elisabeth-von-Thadden School in Heidelberg. As part of the exchange program, the German students that previously hosted the SHS students ...

Farewell to a New York Sports Icon

Farewell to a New York Sports Icon

Tal Blaustein

March 23, 2019


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After five exciting and controversial years on the New York Giants, Odell Beckham Jr. has parted ways with the organization, the city, and the passionate fans. Odell was traded to the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a 1st and 3rd round draft pick, along with 23-year-old safety Jabrill Peppers. Fro...

Scarsdale Teachers Take on the Harlem Wizards

Scarsdale Teachers Take on the Harlem Wizards

Ryan Seibold

March 22, 2019


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Scarsdale High School staff—including Lauren Barton, Bryan Bagala, Aaron Ginsburg, Michael Hiller, and Catherine Flores—were pitted against the Harlem Wizards during an annual basketball game hosted by the junior class government on March 15th. As always, the main gym at the high school was pack...

Remembering Luke Perry

Remembering Luke Perry

Lauren Zou

March 18, 2019


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Luke Perry, an actor famous for playing the roles of Dylan McKay in Beverly Hills 90210 and Fred Andrews on Riverdale, was an American gem. Unfortunately, Perry passed away recently on March 4, 2019 from a stroke at only 52 years old. In his early days, Perry was every teen girl’s dream as Dylan McKay...

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C-o-n-c-u-r-s-o  d-e  o-r-t-o-g-r-a-f-í-a

Riddha Iyengar

March 18, 2019


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The Spanish Club is an SHS club where students learn about the culture of Spanish-speaking countries. Celebrated holidays, popular music, and art are widely discussed topics throughout the meetings. Members are introduced to different types of delicious Spanish food at every meeting. Last year, the S...

The Band’s Visit To Ireland

The Band’s Visit To Ireland

Lauren Zou

March 13, 2019


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This February break, the SHS band embarked on a whirlwind performing and sightseeing trip to Ireland. Leaving the Wednesday before break enabled them to get a head start on their trip.  Upon arriving, the band visited a castle in Cashel, a beautiful old ruin. “This castle was my favorite memory...

SHS Chorus Travels Through France

SHS Chorus Travels Through France

Audrey Heidbreder

March 11, 2019


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“I actually found it to be one of the best experiences I’ve ever had,” said Megan Galbo ’20. For the duration of February break, a group of chorus students traveled and toured throughout France. They were accompanied by SHS Choir Teacher Michael Schmidt, Music Secretary Patricia Gaffney, and Mus...

Fashion Stays “Up 2 D8” at Scarsdale

Fashion Stays “Up 2 D8” at Scarsdale

Magan Chin

March 10, 2019


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Scarsdale’s very own sustainable fashion club is here! Going by the name “Up-2-D8," this new club strives to find innovative ways to lessen the waste of excess fabric in the clothing industry and to promote sustainability through fashion. Jenny Kahn ’21 founded the club this year to help educate ...

Winter Sports Wrap Up

Winter Sports Wrap Up

Sam Siegel

March 10, 2019


Filed under Front Page, Local, School, Sports

The Scarsdale High School varsity sports teams did not disappoint this winter season. The athletes worked hard and accomplished many goals that will go down in SHS history. There were many notable achievements from teams this season, especially from boys’ ice hockey, girls’ basketball, boys’ ba...

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