The Urban Legend

Reflecting on Urban, 5 Years Later

Lindsay Welch (Urban Class of 2011), Guest Writer

June 8, 2016

It has been 5 years since I received my Urban School diploma, as I proudly shook Charlotte’s hand onstage at Stern Grove. I remember little about that day, other than the sundress I wore, the bouquets of flowers I received, and the pictures I took with my friends. When I was in high school, I...

Urban Seniors Reflect on Past Humiliations

Lily Dodd, Staff Writer

June 7, 2016

People say these will be the best years of our lives. People say we’ll look back on our high school selves and be rendered speechless by how good-looking, charming, and free-spirited we were. We’ll say, “Those were the days…” while looking out a misty window of our cubicle job, feeling stifled...

GALLERY: Members of the class of 2015 reveal insights about their time at Urban

Ariane Goldsmith, Staff Writer

June 10, 2015

As members of the class of 2015 prepare to leave Urban, they also reflect on what they have experienced in the past four years. Senior Spring is a special time when seniors are able to have a more objective perspective of their pasts so that they may think about who they want to be in the future. From bad haircuts to...

What’s Up: Bay Area events to bring you to life after school ends

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Ella McLeod and Olivia DiNapoli

June 5, 2014

After a long year of 20-page history handouts, 50-page English readings, unsolvable problem sets, and getting cozy with the teachers in math cafe, you’re finally free. But how will you spend your 11 weeks of summer? In front of the TV with your legs up, back hunched, eating Cool Ranch Doritos? Or out...

GALLERY: Urban School seniors share regrets about their high school experiences

Ariane Goldsmith, Staff Writer

June 5, 2014

It is the end of the school year and Urban's senior class of 2014 is nearing the end of their Senior Spring. Graduation is quickly approaching and many seniors are reminiscing about their past four years at Urban. The following gallery is a series of portraits and quotes from Urban seniors about what...

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