The Roundtable

Phoenix Aquino-Thomas ’18 plays with a student during his lunch break as a part of the service requirement for his theology class. Students engage in service at sites all around the city.

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...

Freddy Kiaie ’18 (near) hugs Jack Honeyman ’19 following the Knights 4-0 loss to Urban last Friday at Beach Chalet. The Knights finished the regular season with a record of 9-2-3.

So close, yet so far

November 2, 2017

After one of the most successful soccer seasons in Stuart Hall’s history, the Knights bid for the BCL West Championship ended in consolatory embraces. In front of hundreds of fans...

Year 1 International Baccalaureate students work on physics problems on the whiteboard. Year 1 IB Physics is being taught on both the Broadway and the Pine-Octavia Campus, although all sections are coed.

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

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...

The Stigma of Sadness

By Editorial Staff, The Roundtable

September 28, 2017

A student’s growth from freshman year to senior year is not linear. There are times of triumph and success, times of struggle and disappointment, but we must work to continue forward when feelings of hopelessness arise. The common stereotype surrounding boys is that they are meant to be emotionless beings, never crying or being seen as weak. But there are times during life where feelings of hopelessness...

Owen Murray ’18 holds a bass he caught during a fishing expedition. The catch and release hobby requires no knowledge or sophisticated equipment, but can be helpful.

Hooked on Bass

September 28, 2017

Fishing may conjure images of an older man holding a pole on a bucket for hours, but the sport of bass fishing is captivating America’s youth with its aspects of competition,...

Owen's Opinion

Owen’s Opinion

September 28, 2017

When the referee waved his arms to signal the end of the fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena, the most anticipated fight of the year...

Owen's Opinion

Owen’s Opinion

May 26, 2017

Not many things in life besides life, itself, have a hard deadline. One of those few experiences with a deadline is high school, and for me, that date is May 25. As the Class...

Student play with fidget toys during lunch. The toys have been beneficial for some students, but have also proven to be a distraction in the classroom.

New gadget appears on campus

May 26, 2017

Triangles and cubes click and whir in an increasing number of Stuart Hall classrooms, yet  the faculty has taken no official stance on so-called “stress relief devices.” ...

Theo Ennis ’19 and Owen Murray ’20 lead a group of meditators up a trail on the the Ennis family's property. The retreat took place last weekend and was the final retreat of the year.

Meditation Club heads to Petaluma

May 13, 2017

A small group of student and teacher meditators had a both relaxing and eventful retreat on a remote ranch in Marin over the past weekend. Scott Roos led the Meditation Club on the re...

Edward Emery ’17 works on the mural at the Pine & Octavia campus. Emery assisted Artist-in-Residence Patter Hellstrom in finishing the mural that every junior has contributed to.

New mural appears in back stairs

May 11, 2017

Stuart Hall’s newest mural, currently is in progress in the western upstairs stairwell, not only honors the school’s namesake, but is also the focus of a class discussion of ...

Mats Keldsen ’18 executes a maneuver with the help of his teammate at sailing practice on the San Francisco
Bay. Kelden travels often for sailing regattas, going as far as South America to compete.

Keldsen excels on the water

April 27, 2017

Every other weekday, Mats Keldsen ’18 is on the water in the San Francisco Bay, practicing for SHHS sailing team and he hopes someday, the Olympics. Sailing with his father...