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

SF high schools alter schedules and curriculums due to COVID-19

SF high schools alter schedules and curriculums due to COVID-19

Mira Chandriani, Editor in Chief, Creative October 19, 2020

Instead of returning to the classroom for a new school year this fall, students across the Bay Area have found themselves learning from their homes. This new reality of Virtual School brings an added twist...

Well-known San Francisco and Urban driving instructor accused of sexual misconduct

Catherine Silvestri, Editor-in-Chief, Magazine March 21, 2018

DISCLOSURE: When I was a sophomore in high school, Nelson Graves was my driving instructor for three two hour lessons. On January 18, 2018, The San Francisco Chronicle broke a story about sexual misconduct...

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...

HEADS UP! Andrei Dolezal (15) (left) looks to pass defender Ben Geffner (14). Skiffer expects players like these to step up their leadership skills and ability.

Urban basketball and soccer lose stars, hope to recoup

Alex Johnson, Staff Writer November 7, 2013

Every sports coach, at some point in his or her career, has had to face the question that legendary country singer George Jones once sang about: “Who’s going to fill their shoes?” Fans of the...

Tip! Devan Gallager (15) scores a point in a loss to University on Sept. 28. Historically,
volleyball matches with Urban have been dominated by the Red Devils.

The Urban School of San Francisco versus University High School: Bitter rivalry or petty jealousy?

Griffin Bianchi, Staff Writer November 5, 2013

During his first month on the job, Greg Angilly was cleaning a closet when he found a curious artifact from Urban’s long gone sports teams — the mysterious “Blue-Red” bell, which once represented...

Harry Krinsky (13) sprints up the field

Urban boys varsity soccer bounces back after rough patch

Kyra Bergsund, Staff Writer October 25, 2011

The Urban boy’s varsity soccer team is on a roller coaster of a season, which began promisingly, fell into an unfortunate slump, rebounded with two key wins and ended with a loss in the North Coast Section...

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