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

Opinion: Four-year prom is an important Urban tradition

Zoe Lusk, Caboose Editor May 22, 2019

Prom can be a stressful experience. The pressure to look flawless, have a date, go to a party and experience the best night of your life can be overwhelming. Freshman year, I remember spending hours online...

Opinion: Two-year prom would make a more meaningful high school experience

Eli Gordon, Managing Editor May 22, 2019

In my three years at Urban, I’ve gone to prom three times. Each time, it’s been fun to dress up, take photos and dance with my friends. It may come as a surprise, then, that I believe four-year prom...

Promposals continue despite admin’s disapproval

Lola McAllister, Editor-in-Chief, Design May 28, 2018

Afternoon, sunny-day, garden promposals seem characteristic to Urban’s prom season. However, the reminder that the school does not support public asks seems equally as characterizing. Every year,...

“Pirate” themed dance is a success

August Ackley October 5, 2016

Every fall, student committee throws a school-wide dance in our gym. It’s a right-of-passage for freshmen, but students from all grades attend as well. Urban also allows students to invite friends from...

Prom 2016

Prom 2016

Zoe Meneghetti, Opinions Editor June 4, 2016

From “Prom?” being written on pizzas to four separately baked cakes shaping the letters “P” “R” “O” and “M”, it was clear from the beginning that the 2016 Urban prom was going to...

Diego Lopez (18) belays fellow classmates

Urban’s PA classes offer more than just physical activity

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer October 15, 2015

Athletes know the sights, sounds, and smells of their sports. The swoosh of the ball against the net after it flies between the goalie and the post, the buzzer screeching as the first quarter ends, the...

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