The Roundtable

“Senioritis” decends on Pine & Octavia campus

“Senioritis” decends on Pine & Octavia campus

February 8, 2018

As the majority of college deadlines having passed, the Class of 2018 is facing the potential challenge of “senioritis,” the phenomenon of declining motivation and performance that...

Sophomore class changed after ‘incredible’ Costa Rica trip

Sophomore class changed after ‘incredible’ Costa Rica trip

February 6, 2018

The sophomores returned from the fifth-annual Costa Rica Trip last month, bringing back not only memories but also new friendships — and in some cases, new world views. “I...

Senioritis hits Hall

Senioritis hits Hall

February 6, 2018

As the majority of college deadlines having passed, the Class of 2018 faces the potential challenge of “senioritis,” the phenomenon of declining motivation and performance...

New club begins work on campus

New club begins work on campus

December 19, 2017

Close to 15 percent of teenagers will experience depression or another mental disorder, according to the Bloomberg School of Public Health, so a new club was formed to ...

Service is in the air

Service is in the air

December 19, 2017

Multiple Stuart Hall & Convent service clubs have been working to make life better for San Franciscans with limited resources. Students-in-Action’s annual toy drive,...

Senior finds passion in the pizza oven

Senior finds passion in the pizza oven

December 14, 2017

A senior has created an innovative catering company that is turning his passion for cooking into a way of making cash. J&J’s Pizza Company, run by Jonny Forman and his...

Learning outside the classroom

Learning outside the classroom

November 2, 2017

Though seniors enrolled in the Justice: Theory and Society class have completed their compulsory 75 hours of service, Theology & Spirituality Director Raymond O’Connor’s...

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

September 28, 2017

With two years of the International Baccalaureate Programme being offered at Convent & Stuart Hall for the first time, faculty and students are adjusting to the implementation...

New head of athletics & P.E. pursues projects

By Nicholas Hom, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2017

Filed under News

New Head of Athletics & Physical Education Anthony Thomas has promised several changes for the athletic department, some of which, will not be seen by outgoing seniors. Thomas’s position is a symbol of the ongoing shift from the four-independent-school model to the aligned-four-division model. "I am looking to establish a philosophy that will cross all divisions," Thomas said. "We will...

Administrators step into the classroom

Administrators step into the classroom

September 28, 2017

Head of School Tony Farrell is known for his periodic check-ins on classes, but he’s now spending G periods teaching a freshmen English class. Convent Academic Support Director...

First dance of the year scheduled for Friday

First dance of the year scheduled for Friday

August 23, 2017

In keeping with the tradition of a dance after the first week of school, Student Council has tentatively planned Carnival for Friday, Aug. 25 on the Pine and Octavia campus. The...

Few changes made for upcoming year

Few changes made for upcoming year

August 23, 2017

Students returning to campus will see some of the changes that were implemented over the summer in the chemistry classroom, amongst the faculty and on the schedule. Improvements...