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Josh Mattingly poses with Dr. Druggan after gifting him the guitar at the end-of-year faculty meeting. Photo courtesy of Josh Mattingly

Josh Mattingly doesn’t just teach history; he also builds guitars

Griffy Whitman, Inaugural Editor-in-Chief March 18, 2024

“It gets really complex and… there's an art to it, but there's also something of a science to it,” said Josh Mattingly about the process of making a guitar. Yes, in addition to teaching American...

Jayden Sumpter drawing of anime character

Jayden Sumpter loves football, and he also loves to draw

Tommy Markey, Staff Writer March 18, 2024

SCH senior Jayden Sumpter is an explosive football player who also has interests off the field. Jayden draws on a daily basis, not only because he is great at it, but also because it relaxes him. Between...

Jaime Neris at a baseball clinic in which he is taking live batting practice from a coach.

Jaime Neris ‘24 brings Puerto Rican pride to the field

Alec Tulio, Staff Writer March 18, 2024

SCH senior Jaime Neris ties his Puerto Rican culture into his passion for the sport of baseball. Jaime grew up speaking Spanish and has translated his culture into his love for the game. His family...

Dr.Ts diffuser spreading relaxing sents to impact students mood

New teacher transforms his room for student tranquility and relief

Alexa Robles, Staff Writer March 18, 2024

Dr. Matthew Tarditi, also known as Dr. T, joined SCH this fall and introduced students to a classroom environment many were not familiar with. By using different lighting, diffusers, and a well-thought-out...

Student body president Ha’oa Bode leads on and off the field

Jake Warren, Staff Writer March 18, 2024

At 10:00 am on a cold Sunday many students are still asleep or just waking up, but in a small gym in the suburbs a young man rallies his teammates, preparing them for the practice ahead. His voice is loud...

Ross Prince uploading his mixtape to Soundclound.

Ross Prince spreads the rhythm of life

Finn Dougherty, Staff Writer March 17, 2024

Do you know Ross Prince the music connoisseur? Ross Prince is a wellknown senior at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy. He plays lacrosse and will continue playing the sport he loves at Georgetown University....

Alexs Reillys countless hours spent training didnt go unnoticed

Alex’s Reilly’s countless hours spent training didn’t go unnoticed

Alec Tulio, Staff Writer October 27, 2023

SCH senior Alex Reilly has committed to play Division One lacrosse at the University of Virginia; the countless hours working hard and striving for success has not gone unnoticed. Eight year-old Alex...

Photo courtesy of Leah Schnee

SCH Senior Leah Schnee tears both ACLs during recruitment season

Aanika Bhatt, Staff Writer October 26, 2023

Twice a week, like clockwork, Leah Schnee heads to physical therapy. She stretches and performs strenuous exercises over and over until her muscles regain the power they once possessed. Even on the...

Mr. Bell in action— slicing a steak while being filmed by his phone on a tripod.

Dean by day, BBQ enthusiast by… whenever there is time!

Griffy Whitman, Inaugural Editor-in-Chief October 24, 2023

A smoker grill, a pork brisket, a slow and low flame, and a video camera. That’s just about all Mr. Bell needs to make dinner for himself, his family, and his friends, or to post a mouthwatering video...

Coleman Benners passion for cooking

Coleman Benner’s passion for cooking

Ha'oa Bode, Staff Writer October 23, 2023

With beads of sweat trickling down the sides of his forehead and muscles fatiguing from his continuous movement in the kitchen, Coleman Benner is in the process of cheffing up one of his best meals yet....

Meet Mr. Kilbane

Meet Mr. Kilbane

Nolan Shelinsky, Staff Writer October 22, 2023

It’s a fourth period on a Friday and Mr. Kilbane sits down in his spinny desk chair getting ready to welcome the class. It’s a class of just a few kids, but that’s exactly how it should be. The most...

Alec Tulio adds a bit of spice to his life

Alec Tulio adds a bit of spice to his life

Finn Dougherty, Staff Writer October 20, 2023

Alec Tulio adds a little bit of spice to his life Do you know Alec Tulio… the cook? Take a moment and imagine walking into Alec’s house and going into the kitchen. You see Alec there grilling up...

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