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Teachers share their first kiss stories

Teachers share their first kiss stories

Zoe Lusk, Caboose Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Arts and Culture

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that teachers were once our age. They too had awkward kisses, embarrassing moments, and first parties. I’ve collected a few teachers’ first kiss stories: GREG MONFILS: “Actually, this is more of a story about me not taking the opportunity to have my first kiss. ...

Do emotions have a place in the classroom?

Vivien Manning, Features Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under Features

We all sat in the classroom, stunned by the brutality and shock of last night’s reading. This is my Women’s United States History class, and we had just read “It Was like All of Us Had Been Raped” : Sexual Violence, Community Mobilization, and the African American Freedom Struggle, a reading tha...

New schedule met with confusion and excitement

New schedule met with confusion and excitement

Kian Nassre, Editor in Chief of Visuals

October 24, 2017


Filed under News

In years past, only freshmen would be caught walking the school halls with no clue of what class they had next. As of this fall, freshmen are no longer alone in their perplexion as the entire Urban School community explores the ups and downs of the new schedule. Changes incorporated in the new schedule...

Election cycle exposes political cynicism at Urban School of San Francisco

Election cycle exposes political cynicism at Urban School of San Francisco

Kian Nassre, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

  “I'm so infuriated and disgusted at all the politicians who are not in it for the community they swore an oath to but for their greedy selves,” tweeted by Miss Peregrine @Dafifthsistah on Feb. 8th, 2016. This is one of many tweets from this election cycle exhibiting political cynicism: the bel...

Teacher Coaches Reflect On what they have learned

Teacher Coaches Reflect On what they have learned

Diego Lopez, Staff Writer

March 29, 2016


Filed under Sports

When Urban’s varsity soccer team won NCS in November, head coach Danny Cardoza was as focused on his A period Spanish class as he was on the game. Cardoza is one of the few teacher-coaches at Urban including Charisse Wu, History teacher, coach of girls volleyball and assistant coach of girls varsit...

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