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No more letter grades for fifth-grade students at LJCDS
No more letter grades for fifth-grade students at LJCDS
Lucy Jaffee, Editor-in-Chief • March 12, 2021

This academic year, fifth-grade teachers at La Jolla Country Day School are collectively piloting a new grading system: replacing traditional letter and percentage-based grades with a system for assessing...

Ratatouille the Musical and how it could change theatre
Ratatouille the Musical and how it could change theatre
Abby Cason, Copy Editor • March 7, 2021

Let me set the scene. It’s almost seven months into the pandemic’s lockdown. People are crawling up their walls for social interaction and...

50 Years Later
50 Years Later
Maya Couey, Staff Writer • March 10, 2021

Hypocrisy
Hypocrisy
January 5, 2021
Screenagers of 2020
Screenagers of 2020
October 10, 2020
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Review
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Review
Ellen Heitmann, Staff Writer • March 12, 2021

Overview As the prequel to one of the most popular games of all time, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Age of Calamity faced high expectations...

Review: Genshin Impact
Review: Genshin Impact
January 5, 2021
Faculty spotlight: Madame Torres
Faculty spotlight: Madame Torres
Caroline Kelly, Staff Writer • January 5, 2021

Madame Torres is much-loved in the La Jolla Country Day School community having taught languages here for nine years. I spent some time learning more about her life experience ...

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How Complete Works demonstrates Shakespeare’s legacy
How Complete Works demonstrates Shakespeare’s legacy
Riley Bowen, Staff Writer • November 2, 2019

Performing The Complete Works of William Shakespeare [Abridged] with a cast of three and 97 minutes of dialogue is not an easy task. The play brings together 37 plays to form...

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