Ask Hillary Quarantine Edition


May 25, 2020

How do I stay active?  There are lots of ways to stay active during quarantine. You can go on walks or runs, do online workout classes, use any exercise machines you may have, or go for a bike ride. The most important step ...

My Exchange Experience During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Anna Hennessey

May 25, 2020

On March 4th, I left the junior hallway at 10:00 am and waved goodbye to my friends and assumed I’d see them when I got back the day before prom. I hopped in my mom’s car and headed to the airport to begin my 24-hour journey to ...

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...

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