The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

The School Newspaper of Urban School of San Francisco

The Urban Legend

Urban modifies annual events in response to COVID-19

Urban modifies annual events in response to COVID-19

Mira Chandriani, Staff Writer April 24, 2020

With COVID-19 rapidly spreading, Urban’s entire third trimester has turned into Virtual Urban. Along with students taking their classes online, traditional spring events are changing. Read on to learn...

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...

How social class affects social life

Zella Lezak, Guest Writer June 6, 2018

Ever since I got to The Urban School of San Francisco, I have always been impressed with the way we deconstruct parts of our identities, such as gender, sexual orientation and race, in and out of the classroom....

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,...

Student gets breathalyzed  by faculty member upon entering the Fall Dance on September 22, 2017.

The test you don’t want to blow

Catherine Silvestri, Editor-in-Chief of Magazine October 13, 2017

Before entering the Fall Dance at the Urban School, excitement surrounded the students as they took photos, painted sparkles on their face, and prepared for the space-rave-themed dance, all while waiting...

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