Blues Jam at Blues Jam

Blake Case, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017

The Urban School website states that Urban music programs and events promote the idea that “even young musicians are capable of excellence,” and Blues Jam was a “lively” example, said Devon Jeffery (‘18). While Urban has a wide array of music groups and classes to join, Abby Walker (‘18) sa...

Urban School students take on a diverse array of summer jobs

Urban School students take on a diverse array of summer jobs

Sophia Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

May 17, 2017

At 1:30 pm on June 8th, 2017, Urban students will disperse from the school and embark on a variety of summer adventures. Some students will go on graduation trips that take them around the world, some will attend academic programs, some will take advantage of the extra hours of sleep summer affords ...

Urban students engage in activism through art

Urban students engage in activism through art

Katherine Weltzien, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

 From lunchtime forums to class discussions, there are plenty of platforms for students to engage in political discourse at the Urban School of San Francisco. However, the public, vocal nature of Urban’s political atmosphere raises the question: How do students who do not feel comfortable speakin...


The Legend Staff

October 25, 2016

"we are likely witnessing not a departure from our old values, but an affirmation of the Urban identity"

How Urban Celebrates the Winter Holidays

Drawing by Blake Case

Katherine Weltzien and Diego Lopez

January 29, 2016

What makes a good tradition? For each person, the answer is different. When asked about their favorite winter traditions, Urban students gave a wide variety of responses, ranging from bingo tournaments to musical theater performances. However, throughout all interviews there were a few common themes...

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