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Emily Hansen and her friends during their trip to France two years ago.

Postponement of a Unique Opportunity Disappoints SHS Musicians

Hyunjin Lee and Emily Wang November 13, 2020

Music classes at SHS have taken a blow this year, especially large ensembles that find it hard to continue on with performances as groups. But there is one event in particular that was disappointing for...

The results of a mock election hosted by the social studies department are released, shedding light on the political divide within the Scarsdale High School community.

SHS Mock Election: Data and Analysis

Charlotte Davis and Ebonie Kibalya November 12, 2020

As much of our time and energy over the weeks building up to the national election were consumed by politics, many of our students took a moment to reflect on their opinions and cast a vote in the 2020...

All students are welcome to come to help raise money for In the Bag.

Junior Class Government Hosting School Walkathon

Ben Spitalny November 6, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 risks and restrictions, there is not as much opportunity for school events compared to prior years. It is very difficult to plan grade or school-wide events with the necessary distancing....

As the election nears, most polls have Joe Biden and the Democrats leading.

Pre-Election Poll Update

Ben Spitalny October 30, 2020

With an important election less than one week away, many are unsure which candidate will win and by what margin. Pollsters have been working almost the whole year trying to paint a clear picture on where...

Hong Kong riot police walk together down a road near Causeway Bay MTR station on Hong Kong Island (August 31, 2019)

Disney’s Mulan: Why People Are Boycotting the Film

Mykaela Madoff October 19, 2020

Fans of all ages have awaited Disney’s live-action remake of Mulan for years. Set in ancient China, it is the tale of an empowered young girl who fights for her country. The picture is a feminist narrative...

Quaker Ridge School closes for the day after two students exhibited possible symptoms of COVID-19.

QRS is Remote For the Day After Potential COVID-19 Cases Arise

Alexandra Chu October 15, 2020

At around 8:15 AM on Thursday, Scarsdale families received an email explaining that students attending Quaker Ridge School would not go to school that day. Earlier that morning, two students at QRS woke...

Parents express disdain for current learning model: Administration plans for cross cohort learning

Parents Express Disdain For Current Learning Model; Administration Plans For Cross Cohort Learning

Lilac Lin and Sam Siegel October 15, 2020

On Monday, October 5, Scarsdale’s Board of Education (BOE) convened to discuss whether hybrid learning is the correct approach to education. While the first segment of the meeting allowed the Scarsdale...

Desks are six feet apart as a result of social distancing guidelines.

Hybrid Model Poses Hybrid Opinions

Sydney Piccoli October 15, 2020

After a long summer of meticulous planning for the school year, the Scarsdale High School administration has finally had a chance to see their plan in action. SHS has returned to its busy atmosphere, but...

Students are hoping for and looking forward to more nights like this 2019 football game.

SHS Students React to Fall Sports

Hyunjin Lee and Emily Wang October 2, 2020

As SHS made plans during the summer to reopen, high school student-athletes and coaches wondered what would become of the fall sports season. Tryouts, under normal circumstances, usually start at the end...

Long-time gender equality advocate and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away last Friday at age 87.

The Death of an Icon: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Sydney Piccoli and Lilac Lin September 24, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the second female Supreme Court Justice, died last weekend at age 87. An inspiration to young girls everywhere, RBG's commitment to achieving gender equality is one of the many reasons...

Teachers deliver powerful sentiments at a Board of Education Meeting

SHS Teachers Fight to Have Their Voices Heard – and for Their Lives

Sydney Piccoli September 2, 2020

Teachers were involved in formulating the original plan for the upcoming school year which involved a fully remote model with no in-person learning for ninth through twelfth graders. However, a fully remote...

Big brands issue statements responding to the

Big Brands Respond to BLM: Delivering Statements Faster than Products

Emily Wang June 22, 2020

Large brands and companies have countless tasks to do, such as delivering products or  coming up with innovative new ideas. Recently, they have taken on another crucial challenge. Many Americans have...

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