The Urban Legend

Urban freshmen playing varsity sports reveal their secrets to success

Ariane Goldsmith, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015

ALIZA MAYER How and when did you start playing tennis? “I started playing tennis when I was four years old, just taking lessons. In seventh grade I played for the United States Tennis Association, which was a competition for San Francisco tennis players and also sponsor the US Open.” ...

Urban School Community Offers Advice for Freshmen

Lily Dodd, Staff Writer

October 15, 2015

As the leaves change (kind of), so doth Urban (dramatically). Yes, Urban, we have a brand new freshman class. That’s 99 baby Blues. Whether we’re sophomores, juniors, seniors, faculty or staff members, or even Justin from 1428 Haight, we’ve all been freshmen once. And we all have a little bit of...

Class of 2015 to be the biggest ever, Urban’s admissions director says

Class of 2015 to be the biggest ever, Urban's admissions director says

Ella McLeod

June 10, 2011

You can’t say times don’t change: the first graduating class at Urban in 1969 had 20 students. But this fall, there are 103 incoming freshman in the class of 2015, making it the largest class in Urban’s history. In addition to more freshmen than Urban has ever seen, the class of 2015 is un...

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