Help Me, Larry! — April 2022

Oh my goodness Larry,I haven’t started my Centipede article and I’m afraid that my section editor hates me for always asking for extensions minutes before the article is due. I wanted to resort to creating a Help Me, Larry article but a little freshman stole my spot...

The Concord Academy Survival Guide

Starting at a new school is always daunting, and beginning your Concord Academy experience is no different. It’s daunting to step onto campus as a student for the first time. There are unspoken rules, traditions, and things that would have been nice for people to tell...

Junior Leadership Retreat

On Friday, March 25, 100 juniors from Concord Academy left for a one-night junior leadership retreat at the Prindle Pond Conference Center in Charlton, MA. This 15-year annual retreat provides juniors with an opportunity to bond as a class and strengthen their...

Class of 2022 Senior Transition Seminar

On Friday, March 25, the Class of 2022 came together as a class for the annual Senior Transition Seminar. Through a variety of activities and presentations led by Alexa Holmes, Wilcox Fellow for Health and Wellness and Community and Equity team member, and Ndanu...

Movie Review: The House

The House is a cozy kind of creepy. Unlike conventional horror films, The House relies much less on cheap jump scares, rather giving you nightmares through pure psychological horror. This is no ordinary feat for a stop motion film.  Segmented into three parts,...

Cat’s Eye by Margaret Atwood Review

Margaret Atwood’s Cat’s Eye, published in 1988, is a novel about the experience of Elaine Risley, who goes back to her hometown Toronto and confronts (or rather, is haunted by) memories of her family, her childhood bully Cordelia, and her life as an artist. I stumbled...

Athletic Spotlight: Boys Tennis

The 2022 boys tennis team is shaping up to be one of the best in years. 33 players tried out for the team this spring, including nearly a dozen freshmen, leading to one of the deepest talent pools in a long time. With only three former varsity players not returning...