Are You Tired?

By Francess Dunbar

January 14, 2015

As the end of quarter approaches, classes heat up with last minute quizzes and exams, and extracurriculars intensify, prioritizing what’s important can become more and more difficult. Sleep is sometimes the first to go. But...

Afterthoughts on After Parties

By Francess Dunbar

December 14, 2014

All students look forward to Homecoming and Prom -- but some are more excited about the parties that happen after they end. Many students from public and private schools attend and host “after” parties, which seem to get more...

The 12 Grades of Christmas

The 12 Grades of Christmas

December 10, 2014

No Shave November is a No-No :(

By Camila Kassin

November 12, 2014

Sorry guys, you won’t be able to go through with No Shave November this year! Young men annually look forward to this time of the year to grow out their beard and show their manliness and maturity. According to the Illinois...

How Your Teachers Grow

By Francess Dunbar, Writer & Editor

November 6, 2014

Most students would be surprised to learn about Professional Growth funds. Every year, Miami Country Day School teachers are given access to a thousand dollars plus any unused money from previous years to spend on improving their...

He shoots, she scores!

By Dwight Spencer, Writer

October 23, 2014

I am quite sure many students can concur that basketball is always one of the most anticipated events of homecoming week. However, do you think the seniors method of choosing the juniors first was worth it?  There was a lot of...

Entering Final Day of Homecoming, Seniors’ Lead Grows to 40 Points!

October 23, 2014

As of Thursday afternoon, October 23rd, with all events accounted for to date (including chess, volleyball, basketball, and water polo): Current Standings 222 Seniors 155 Juniors 182 Sophomores 135 Fresh...

It’s a Bird, it’s a Plane, it’s a Dodgeball

By Sara Walker

October 20, 2014

Kill or be killed. That’s the kind of mentality associated with Country Day homecoming...particularly dodgeball. The gym class nightmare has always been a homecoming favorite. What’s not to love about getting the opportunity...

Homecoming Schedule

Homecoming Schedule

October 20, 2014

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