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Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Sage Marmet, Creative Director

April 1, 2020

In the midst of these stressful, uncertain times it is imperative to make time for things that you enjoy, love and that will make you happier.  As avid dog lovers, my family made the decision to adopt a puppy in April. After our travel plans were suddenly cancelled, we found ourselves wanting to pi...

Existing Religious Accommodations Ease Holiday Stress, Wish for More

Existing Religious Accommodations Ease Holiday Stress, Wish for More

Sage Marmet, Creative Director

October 14, 2019

As a Jew, I observe and miss school for two major holidays: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. I really enjoy these holidays as it brings my family together and encourages reflection on the previous year. It’s challenging is to miss two days of school just ten days apart. As Jews are a small minor...

Food Features at State Fair

Sage Marmet, Food Features Editor

September 27, 2019

New Seal Expresses Hopefulness for the Future

New Seal Expresses Hopefulness for the Future

Sage Marmet, Student Life Editor

April 23, 2019

Blake has not had an official school seal since the merge of the three schools, Blake, Northrop Collegiate and Highcroft Country Day in the seventies. After the recent success in the Excellence Accelerated campaign to raise capital for renovations and redesigns, the decision was made to create a new school...

Students Reflect on Language Choices, Possible Additions to Curriculum

Students Reflect on Language Choices, Possible Additions to Curriculum

Sage Marmet, Staff Writer

December 21, 2018

Languages are an important part of life, and many students do not take the process of selection lightly. 199 students voted on the reasons why they chose their respective language on an online survey. A little over half of the respondents said that they selected their language because they wanted to...

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