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Annual breakfast celebrates senior scholarship recipients

Annual breakfast celebrates senior scholarship recipients

Ethan Gainsboro, Sports Writing Editor
June 8, 2017
Filed under News

The annual Scholarship Breakfast took place in the quad on Sunday morning, June 6, hours before graduation. The event began with a breakfast for the scholarships recipients and their guests that the cafeteria staff and student volunteers prepared. A little before 10 a.m., Dean of Students Sco...

Ninth Elementary School Location Q&A: Andrew Bott and Susan Wolf Ditkoff

Ninth Elementary School Location Q&A: Andrew Bott and Susan Wolf Ditkoff

Ethan Gainsboro, Sports Writing Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Informational, Showcase

Andrew Bott, Superintendent: How was the Baldwin location picked? After a year of public process and more than 20 public meetings, getting input from hundreds of community members, working with town boards, commissions and departments, expert analysis from an architectural firm on the viability ...

ROM: Baja Betty’s

ROM: Baja Betty’s

Ethan Gainsboro, Staff Writer
June 13, 2016
Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews, Showcase

The generally compelling scenery of the restaurant along with the many options on the large, colorful menu board made for a strong first impression when our party of three first entered Baja Betty’s Burritos. Baja Betty’s Burritos is a fast and easy way to grab a midday snack or meal if you have...

Seven Songs: Playlists from around the high school

Ethan Gainsboro, Staff Writer
April 25, 2016
Filed under Arts, Seven Songs

The goal of the Seven Songs playlist preview was to find out what students and teachers are listening to. The Sagamore asked people to shuffle their playlists, and recorded the first seven songs that came up. Click on the images below to listen to an individual's playlist. Interested in submitting...

ROM: Bottega Fiorentina

ROM: Bottega Fiorentina

Ethan Gainsboro, Staff Writer
March 21, 2016
Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews, Showcase

  Although the restaurant looked quite small, an elegant smell of genuine Italian food filled the entire eatery. The aroma, combined with the plentiful selection of entrees and warm, friendly service, made for a quality midday meal. Bottega Fiorentina, located in Coolidge Corner, serves quality fo...

Alumni teachers add to the school community

Alumni teachers add to the school community

Ethan Gainsboro, Staff writer
February 1, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Doesn’t it feel weird to think that your teachers were once in high school? Now, try imagining your teachers actually being students at this high school back in the day.

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Peeps on the Street: Community reacts to second advisory lesson addressing race

Peeps on the Street: Community reacts to second advisory lesson addressing race

Kendall McGowan, Managing News Editor
January 13, 2016
Filed under Conversations on Race, Hard News, News, Peeps on the Street, Showcase

On Tuesday, Jan. 12 all advisories participated in a second lesson addressing race.

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Fantasy football establishes itself as important aspect of high school

Fantasy football establishes itself as important aspect of high school

Ethan Gainsboro, Staff Writer
November 30, 2015
Filed under Sports

People can navigate various fantasy football websites, including ESPN's. Many students at the high school recognize the importance of fantasy football to their high school experience. Photo by Leon Yang / Sagamore Staff Ever since the NFL season has started, the typical Monday morning quest...

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