SHS Students Among Recipients of Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Several SHS students took part in the annual Scholastic Art and Writing awards.

Lilac Lin and Sydney Piccoli

February 19, 2020

Writopia Lab, a non-profit organization founded in New York, features a variety of writing workshops and camps for students in Westchester, Rockland, Manhattan, and Fairfield. Apart from its creative workshops, it also takes part in an annual Scholastic competition allowing aspiring young students with ex...

Success for SHS Science Olympiad Team at Invitational and Regional Tournaments

SHS wins 9th overall at Science Olympiad Invitational and Regional Competition

David Peng

February 18, 2020

Scarsdale notched top second overall and qualified for the state tournament last Saturday, February 2 at the Lower Hudson Science Olympiad Division C Regionals competition. Students took written tests, completed lab activities, and demonstrated machines and builds in a variety of events ranging from ...

A MUNumental Trip

A MUNumental Trip

Emily Wang

February 17, 2020

SHS's Model UN club has yet again attended a conference, ILMUNC 2020 (Ivy League Model United Nations Conference) hosted by Marriott Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. There are, however, a few distinguishing factors that set this conference apart from most.  ILMUNC, held from January 30 to February 2, ...

SHS Gymnastics Team Takes Sectionals

SHS gymnastics team members Jordy Love ’20, Claire Scarcella ’22, Adrianna Cha ’23, and Charlotte Bonanno ’21

Ariel Weinsaft

February 17, 2020

Flipping, cartwheeling, handstanding, and jumping, the SHS Girls gymnastics team competed this week at Sectionals, held at Anne Dorner Middle School in Ossining, New York.  According to SHS gymnastics team member Charlotte Bonnano ’21, “this wasn’t our best year, score-wise, at Sectionals.” H...

Buttigieg Victorious in Messy Iowa Caucus

On February 3rd, Mayor Pete Buttigeig narrowly won the first Democratic primary election in Iowa.

Ben Spitalny and Sam Wachs

February 16, 2020

The Iowa Caucus is the first step in choosing the candidates for the 2020 presidential election. For Democrats, it works by having voters move to a group in a room based on which candidate they support. This takes place at different caucus locations, known as precincts. There are 1,678 of these precin...

SHS Student Government Raises Awareness and Funds for the Cause of Domestic Abuse

SHS Student Government raises awareness and funds for victims of domestic abuse.

Ariel Weinsaft

February 16, 2020

An estimated one in three high school students will experience an unhealthy relationship before they graduate. As February marks Healthy Relationships Month, each year, SHS raises awareness for the pertinent cause with a presentation to the freshman class. This is run by the STAR Club (Students Term...

SHS Ski Team Shreds Their Way to Sectionals

On February 10, Scarsdale High School’s ski team made its way over to Hunter Mountain to attend sectionals.

Sydney Piccoli

February 15, 2020

On February 10, Scarsdale High School’s ski team made its way over to Hunter Mountain to attend sectionals during the school day. Out of the roughly thirty-nine students on the ski team, only eleven qualified for sectionals based on their races during the winter season. The qualifiers included six gir...

A Recap of the Memorable 92nd Oscars

On February 9, the 92nd Academy Awards took place in Los Angeles, California.

Sydney Piccoli

February 12, 2020

On February 9, the 92nd Academy Awards took place in Los Angeles, California. As it was last year, the show went on without a host, resulting in a general sense of disorganization as the presenters showed up in odd places around the theater while some performers were not introduced at all. The show, la...

World Leaders Meet at the Davos Conference

The Davos Conference this year was held from January 21 to January 24 and included 3,000 of the world’s most influential and powerful people.

Lilac Lin

February 11, 2020

Founded in 1971 by Klaus Schwab, the World Economic Forum (WEF) is a nonprofit organization that aims to make the world a better place. The annual conference lasts four days and is informally known as the Davos conference, after the name of the town in Switzerland where it is held. This year’s meeting...

A Look Into A-School Internships

SHS A-School students completed their internships during the month of January.

Jolie Kantor

February 11, 2020

For the month of January, students in the A-School embarked on their month-long internships. Here are some that were completed: Sam Drescher ’22 worked at Maple Eye and Laser Center. He shadowed the ophthalmologist and watched him treat patients, as well as operated machinery and completed tests f...

2019 NFL Season Takeaways

2019 NFL Season Takeaways

Jack Lazarus

February 10, 2020

The Mahomes/Reid Dynasty Has Started   If the Super Bowl is any indication, Patrick Mahomes will be leading the Chiefs to more championships in the future. Down in every game in the playoffs, he showed the resilience that resembles many of the game’s all-time best. He did throw two interceptions in the big ga...

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...

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