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Creativity of a Potter

Creativity of a Potter

Gillian Steffey, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Feature, Showcase

Lindsey Potter, who has been experimenting with art for as long as she can remember, recently displayed some of her creations as the Laguna Beach Art Festival. Last year, Potter's art teacher submitted two pieces per student into the Imagination Celebration, including two of Potter's sculptures. ...

Father daughter social

Father daughter social

Mckenna Sulick, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

Santa Margarita dads and their daughters enjoyed a night to remember while  the Angels took on the Boston Red Sox on April 17. This social replaced the Father-Daughter Dance from years past, and brought a fresh approach to the classic event that fathers and their daughters could be apart of. Sitt...

One last show

One last show

Margaret Driscoll and Lauren Danke

April 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Talon Theatre performs their last musical of the year, "West Side Story," and for seniors, it was an emotional end. After two weeks of long nights at school until 11 P.M., Talon Theatre spent many hours of choreography, vocal lessons and running lines to make the show near perfection. "All the...

Girls’ lacrosse ranked fourth in county

Girls’ lacrosse ranked fourth in county

Kendal Orrantia, Feature Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The varsity girls' lacrosse team is coming off of two hard losses against Foothill and Mater Dei last week.  With an overall record of 9-4, the team gained a decisive win against Los Alamitos and continues to looks for redemption in their two final games of the season. "I think we came...

Consider another perspective

Consider another perspective

Mia Ross, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

If you know me at all, you will know I'm incredibly political. I love going to protests, educating others about social and economic causes I care about and, above all else, writing articles on political subjects for the Eagle Eye. Politics are something I'm passionate about, and I always love to hear other p...

Class of ’18 only

Class of ’18 only

Rachel Tetreault and Margaret Driscoll

March 6, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

It is that time of year again when senioritis is in full effect and the competitive game of Senior Assassin has begun. But what are all the specific rules behind this senior tradition? Although the game is not affiliated with SMCHS, the students still have fun participating in Senior Assassin outside...

Shaun White’s victory and allegations

Shaun White’s victory and allegations

Brittany Kaplan, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have taken over the news since the beginning, with snowboarder Shaun White's Feb. 13 halfpipe performance earning the 100th gold medal won by the United States in Winter Olympics history. Amidst heavy news coverage, however, many stations failed to mention the...

Is senioritis real?

Is senioritis real?

Lauren Danke, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

Every year there comes a time when the seniors on campus reach their second semester. It’s what they have been dreaming of, and what most seniors describe as the best part of high school. College applications are submitted, and you are starting to receive your acceptance letters. During this time...

STEM education

STEM education

Gillian Steffey, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Massachusetts Institute of Technology visited campus last month to host an interactive event in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM. The event was led by the MIT Women's Initiative and welcomed all girls from grades nine to 11. The presenters shared about their own careers...

Say yes to the pantsuit

Say yes to the pantsuit

Emily Redd, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

As the days grow closer to school dances, many girls rush to find a dress that they not only feel confident wearing, but one that also follows the dress code. Often times, the floor-length dresses that are required for Winter Formal contain a low cut top, high slits and sheer bottom- which would be traded...

Ryan Dunker, Sport Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots to claim the Super Bowl trophy on Feb. 4. With a score of 41-33, the Eagles are now the Super Bowl champions. With this Super Bowl victory, the Eagles have now secured their first Super Bowl championship in franchise history. "The quality of...