The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

9th graders in an Urban hallway on the 23rd of September. Photo credit: Luke McKane.

Guess and check: how the 9th graders chose Urban over Zoom

Luke McKane, Staff Writer October 16, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic changed many aspects of daily life. However, the impact on Urban’s Class of 2025’s high school application process was unlike anything the rest of the Urban student body has experienced....

Angry seniors, fed up freshman: did virtual school kill senior spaces?

Orla Meehan, Editor in Chief, Creative October 16, 2021

Throughout my four years at Urban, there has always been one unspoken rule: no underclassmen in the Old Library. As a freshman, I was too intimidated to even walk through the space. Today, however,...

Haight Street buisnesses struggle to overcome the burden of COVID-19

Callum Yeaman, Sports Editor June 3, 2021

COVID-19 has had a widespread impact on American society, and as our world slowly returns to normal, little remains unchanged. One of the most extreme effects the pandemic has had on our nation is on working...

COVID-19 in India: What happened and how to help from afar

Sophia Gibson, Features Editor June 1, 2021

On May 6, 2021, India reported more than 400,000 daily new cases of COVID-19, the largest single-day spike in the world. This case number stands in stark contrast to India’s peak of 90,000 daily new...

Has Biden followed through with key campaign promises?

Simon Hereford, Staff Writer May 10, 2021

President Biden promised his first 100 days would be historic, but as the clock ticks down, where does he stand on key initiatives? Coronavirus vaccine and relief One of President Biden’s most...

SFUSD draws frustration by prioritizing renaming over reopening

Clementine Daniel, Editor in chief, Print March 28, 2021

  This story is split into 2 parts, The Renaming gives concrete details about the bay area schools being renamed and the criteria. The Students section shares student opinions and reactions...

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