Scarsdale High School's daily online news source

Maroon

Scarsdale High School's daily online news source

Maroon

Scarsdale High School's daily online news source

Maroon

The air freshener became a symbol of change after the murder of Daunte Wright.

Say His Name: Daunte Wright

Hannah Wang May 12, 2021

Just ten miles away from where the Derek Chauvin trial took place, Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, was shot by a police officer on April 11th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Wright had pulled over to...

India experiences new wave of COVID-19, prompting thousands to worry about the country's current state.

The Unexpected COVID Crisis in India

Hannah Wang May 12, 2021

Unlike the United States that experienced a high number of COVID-19 cases in January and early February 2021, cases in India were dropping to record low numbers below 10,000 per day. The growing possibility...

The Derek Chauvin Trial: What His Conviction Means for America

The Derek Chauvin Trial: What His Conviction Means for America

Alexandra Chu May 3, 2021

On April 20, 2021, in one of the most closely watched trials recently, Derek Chauvin was found guilty of killing George Floyd. Chauvin faced one count of second-degree murder, one count of third-degree...

Simone Glajchen ’23 and Cindy DeDianous ’23 have recently relaunched the Scientific Scarsdalian, SHS's very own scien

Scientific Scarsdalian: A Fresh Take on Scientific Literature

Mason Lau April 29, 2021

While Maroon covers stories over a wide range of topics, seldom will you find an interesting read regarding science, both in the Scarsdale community and the world at large. Simone Glajchen ’23 and Cindy...

Use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine has been paused in the United States after reports of blood clotting linked to the J&J vaccine.

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine on Hold in the United States

Ryan Jiang April 21, 2021

On April 13, 2021, the CDC released a statement on the pause of the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Investigation revealed that severe types of blood clots may have been linked to the use of...

The PTA encourages SHS students to work on their physical health and gives students the opportunity to win amazing prizes!

PTA Program 20For21 Gets SHS Moving Again

Drew Siegel, April 16, 2021

COVID-19 has taken its toll on all aspects of students’ lives, including physical and mental well-being. As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Health’s (DOH)...

Ryan Silberfein '21 makes history as Scarsdale football's first female varsity player.

Ryan Silberfein Makes SHS History as the First Female Varsity Football Player

Daniel Rublin April 12, 2021

When Ryan Silberfein '21 and her friend Jordi Wiener '21 signed up to manage the SHS varsity football team, playing on the team was not on Silberfein’s mind. She had never played organized football before,...

More than 140,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered at the Westchester County Center.

141,667 Shots

Daniel Rublin March 30, 2021

141,667 is a big number. 141,667 is also the number that is currently displayed on the big blue screen inside the Westchester County Center below the words “VACCINATIONS TO DATE!” The Westchester County...

The Scarsdale community gathers in Chase park to commemorate victims of the Atlanta shooting and other acts of Anti-Asian hate.

Community Rallies to Condemn Hate at Scarsdale Vigil

Ebonie Kibalya March 30, 2021

The Scarsdale community has long been conscious and supportive of its significant Asian population, but as anti-Asian hate crimes across the nation increase at an explosive rate, this support was translated...

Social media has been at the forefront of modern day activism due to its accessibility and wide user base.

Recent Violence Towards Asian Americans Sparks Concern

Katherine Shi and Alicia Xin March 25, 2021

For months, headlines and hashtags have been telling the same story: violence against Asian Americans has been on the rise. On March 16th, suspect Robert Aaron Long opened fire in multiple Atlanta spas,...

After the nursing home scandal, many women have stepped forward to accuse Cuomo of sexual harassment.

Cuomo “Will Not Resign” Despite Sexual Assault Allegations

Lydia Jin, Opinion Editor March 23, 2021

Governor Andrew Cuomo has been the governor of New York since 2011, but he has recently been told to resign due to multiple sexual harassment allegations.  A little over three weeks ago, Cuomo’s...

On March 10th, Oprah Winfrey interviewed Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, which offered a glimpse into the realities of royalty.

Royal Revelations from Meghan and Harry’s Oprah Interview

Charlotte Davis March 19, 2021

On March 10th, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s interview with Oprah Winfrey aired on CBS, accumulating an average audience of 17 million viewers. In the long awaited two hour primetime special, The...

Load More Stories