2017-2018 Staff

Gabriella Marchesani

Gabriella Marchesani, Staff Writer, is a Senior who strives to improve her skills as an aspiring journalist, whether it is by reporting, photographing, writing or editing on The Spartacus. She has gained experience through the Co...

Taisa Strouse

Taisa Strouse is Co-Editor in Chief of The Spartacus together with Sofia Paredes.  This is her fourth year on The Spartacus, where she's had various roles, including Sports Editor last year.  Taisa is on both the Varsity So...

Sophia Gostfrand

Sophia Gostfrand is an 11th grade student reporter at Miami Country Day School. In the Spring, she plays varsity girls softball. Sophia is also involved with the Best Buddies club at school. This is her second year on The Spart...

Karen S. Davis, CJE

Where I Was Born Kingston, NY Why I joined The Spartacus As a former TV writer, producer and exec- turned- educator, I have a passion for helping budding journalists find the right words, the truest images, the most powerf...

Sofia Paredes

Sofia Paredes was named Co-Editor-in-Chief alongside Taisa Strouse in the spring of 2019. She is a senior and a member of the Varsity Girls Swimming and Water Polo teams. She is also on the board of Girl Up and the Science Nati...

Maria Silva

Where I Was Born Florianópolis, Brazil Why I joined The Spartacus I joined The Spartacus because of my love for writing and to ensure that the student body is both informed and engaged with what is happening in our comm...

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