Why Newspaper is the Best Committee

Kate Vander Vort

March 12, 2020

Usually on Tuesday and Thursdays, people dread going to their committees, and I've always wondered why. Being a member of the Newspaper, I look forward to every Thursday where we get to write and eat as a committee.  Newspa...

Why We Should be Allowed to Wear Jeans at School

Catie Ellis

March 12, 2020

Blue jeans have been around for decades and are often the greatest reflection of the trends of the times. They come in countless styles and are usually made of cotton, as opposed to leggings, which are made of synthetic fabrics, ...

Prom: an Acrostic Poem

Anna Hennessey

March 12, 2020

New this year to juniors Confidently asking dates  Dress shopping on Revolve Searching for the right shoes    Promposing to some people  Racing to get the form in  Open to having a good time  More stress ...

Kelly’s Tips on Course Selection

Kelly Cloonan

March 12, 2020

Course selection is stressful; trust me, I know. Every spring, I choose my courses but end up switching them at the last minute. Of course, this year I will not be choosing courses at NCDS for next year, but I hope to pass on som...

Lost in Translation: Examining Lingo at NCDS and Sebs

Delia Duggan

February 20, 2020

At NCDS, we have quite a few words or phrases specific to our school. In fact, if anyone else heard them, they might think we are crazy. But we decided to put NCDS students’ knowledge of other lingo to the test by asking the...

Is our school day too long?: A Deeper Dive into Assemblies

Emma Doyle

February 19, 2020

There is one specific question that has been spread amongst the NCDS hallways--why is our school day so long? This article will dive deep into this question and explain how long our school day really is and how it affects us. I sen...

Life at an All Girls and All Boys School: Expectation vs. Reality

Katelyn McGauley, Iziaih Stanfield

February 19, 2020

Girl's Perspective- Life at an all girls school has become very normal for me. Having attended NCDS for eight years, I have become very accustomed to an all girls education and life walking into an all girls school every day. ...

A Rare Questionnaire

Ella Rosovsky and Jeff Serowik

February 19, 2020

  Fav movie? Summer job? Time to get ready? Phone time? Worst pop artist? Fast food place? Fav childhood TV show? Olivia Winch 21’ The Hangover Golf Caddy 5 min 4 hrs and 29 mins Justin Bieber Chick Fil A Wi...

Favorite NCDS and Sebs Lunches

Caroline Linton and Colin Lapus

February 19, 2020

If you could have one school lunch for the rest of the year, what would it be?  At NCDS there is a lot of debate about the best meals at lunch. One of the most common meals, chicken with a side of rice, has led to the Fli...

TikTok at NCDS and Sebs

Abi Hennessey and Ryan DuFour

February 19, 2020

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few months then you have most likely heard of the app, TikTok. At a given point when walking through NCDS or St. Sebastian’s you can hear the sound of Tiktok’s blaring...

Ask Hillary: The NCDS (with sebs) Advice Column


February 19, 2020

NCDS Questions answered by Sebs:    How do you know if you should try to keep talking to a guy or just stop? (We still snap but I'm scared to ask him to hang out again.) I think you should just shoot your shot and see wha...

Hardest Classes at NCDS and Sebs

Kelly Cloonan and Pat McDonald

February 19, 2020

Disclaimer -- I have gotten *oh so much* pushback on this list because everyone has varying opinions on which classes are most difficult. This list is based on both my own experiences with these classes and the opinions of the...

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