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Ellie Nedkova

Ellie Nedkova

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

“My favorite SEM memory is the Hornet-Jacket sleepover freshman year. It started out with playing hide and go seek. I did not know the layout of the school very well at the time and it was really fun to explore all of the rooms to find hiding places. It was also fun because the lights were turned off....

Mikang Kim

Mikang Kim

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “My favorite memory of SEM is the whole senior year. Although the large amount of school works and college applications were though, I had so much fun with the SEM girls and get to know each other more.”

Jade Johnson

Jade Johnson

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “Playing man hunt during hornet jacket eve at Isabelle's house.”

Nancy He

Nancy He

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

“My favorite SEM memory is Hornet Jacket Day because it is interesting. Before I came to SEM, I had never had this experience, such as sleepover in the school and practice for the dance for a whole night.”

LucyMarie Gaulin

LucyMarie Gaulin

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “My favorite SEM memory was every single advisory with my amazing advisor, Mrs. Heaps. She helped me grow as a student and a person. I will always be grateful for her and all she has done for me.”

Alison Gareis

Alison Gareis

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “My favorite SEM memory was this year when the basketball team made it to championship. This is my favorite memory because it showed all of our hard work paying off and even though we didn't win it brought our team closer.”

Kyra Fogg

Kyra Fogg

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “I will never forget the infamous cry circle that we had during literally our first week at SEM freshman year.  It was so funny because we were all complete strangers to each other yet, we were able to share our deepest secrets and cried about ...

Caroline Dunbar

Caroline Dunbar

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “The Hornet dance from junior year. After the whole thing was over, we hit the pose at the end. It was legendary.”

Emma Brentjens

Emma Brentjens

May 25, 2017


Filed under Graduation Special, Uncategorized

What was your favorite memory from your time at SEM?  “My first Hornet-Jacket day (junior year)”

Internal Interns

Internal Interns

May 22, 2017


Filed under Features

Some seniors just can't get enough of SEM! For the past several years at SEM, seniors get out the last week of April, have a week for finals and APs, and then they start their three-week-long internships. Almost 40% of this years' senior class are doing their internships here at SEM. Students are placed...

Wilkinson Poetry Workshop with Sherry Robbins

Wilkinson Poetry Workshop with Sherry Robbins

Jocelyn Yang '19, Contributor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Features

Spring is the time when nature blooms, as well as creative writing at SEM. Ms. Robbins's arrival provided a great opportunity to let the students connect with the world of poetry. This winter, sophomores had been encouraged to write poems with guidance from SEM Poet in Residence Ansie Baird '55, during the her annual poetry workshop. After a season of pra...

SEM Students Use Their Spanish Language Skills in Mexico

SEM Students Use Their Spanish Language Skills in Mexico

Madelynn Leary, Contributor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Features, Student Life

Saturday March 18, 2017 seven SEM students had the opportunity to travel to Cholula, Puebla, Mexico organized and led by SEM Spanish teachers Paula Acosta and Gabriela Lyons, on an eleven-day cultural immersion and community service program held by Enlaces Comunitarios Internacionales, A.C. This organization ...

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