the official student-produced news site for Saint Stephen's Episcopal School

the Gauntlet

the official student-produced news site for Saint Stephen's Episcopal School

the Gauntlet

the official student-produced news site for Saint Stephen's Episcopal School

the Gauntlet

Mr. Forrester is stunned by the progress of Hurricane Ian.
Hurricane Ian storms through school schedule
Julia Craig and Jackson Nealis September 26, 2022

After meeting earlier this morning, Saint Stephen’s administration announced that school will be closed from Tuesday, September 27th through...

Have no fear, your teachers are here
Have no fear, your teachers are here
Reese Williams, associate editor • September 19, 2022
The 2019 Pep Rally, featuring the Senior class performing a pirate inspired scene with their float.
Homecoming Week: what you need to know
Jackson Nealis, Editor in Chief • September 12, 2022
Senior Josh Sket devours his cookies.
HONEY, I shrunk the cookies!
Caylin Kitchner, staff writer • September 6, 2022
Juniors Caylin Kitchner and Lexi Vega show off their new Spirit Shirts.
New-and-improved spirit shirts arrive
Julia Craig, Staff Writer • August 26, 2022
Are you smarter than a 5th grader?
Aquiles Gonzalez, Michael Konkol, Luke Donley, and Asa Watkins September 19, 2022

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What advice would you give to the new students of the upper school?
Luke Donley, Aquiles Gonzalez, Asa Watkins, and Michael Konkol August 31, 2022

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What do you plan on doing this summer
What do you plan on doing this summer
Asa Watkins and Alex Slowik May 11, 2022

The Newsroom: The journey of a student-produced news site
The Newsroom: The journey of a student-produced news site
Michael Konkol, Luke Donley, and Aquiles Gonzalez May 9, 2022

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Being the golden child feels as though there are a million things trying to pull you down. Expectations from yourself and others can completely derail your sense of self.
The harsh reality of being the golden child
Alex McLemore, Associate Editor • September 16, 2022

Imagine a pedestal placed beyond that of human reach and shielded against human emotion. On the ledge lies a child– a golden child. This golden...

PTSD can come from any situation. It isnt a one size fits all term.
Behind the wheel
Alex McLemore, Staff Writer • May 4, 2022
Knowledge is more important than just a number.
Knowledge > Grades
Lauren Schindler, Staff Writer • May 2, 2022
Some of the moments that have been captured of me with my friends and family over these past couple of weeks.
Finding love in heartache
Ansley Morris, Associate Editor • April 26, 2022
Gavin Conner hard at work learning beneficial skills.
Should you get a job in high school?
Gavin Conner, Staff Writer • April 26, 2022

Walden University estimates that about 30% of high schoolers are employed. It’s easy to see why: work by its very nature teaches workers not...

Heartbreak in high school can be tougher than you think.
Heartbreak in high school
Caroline Gans, Editor in Chief • March 22, 2022

A few days ago, I was driving home from school when a song from one of my Spotify daily mixes started playing through my car’s speakers that...

Volodimir Zelenskyy visiting Eastern Ukraine in Spring of 2021. Picture by Simon Shuster.
The solution for peace in Ukraine
Jacob Gekht, Staff Writer • March 15, 2022

Unless Putin is ousted from his entrenched position of power in Russia, military conflict and violence in Ukraine and its surroundings will most...

Zendaya stars in HBO Maxs hit series, Euphoria, as Rue who actively struggles with addiction and mental health.
'Euphoria' isn't as far from reality as we think
Ansley Morris, Associate Editor • March 14, 2022

As you’ve been walking through the halls the past month, you’ve probably heard quite a few conversations about the hit HBO Max show, Euphoria....

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Falcons share their stories of stress
Falcons share their stories of stress
Andrei Black, Staff Writer • September 21, 2022

As a high school student I always find myself stressed, whether it is before a test, a big game, or even over homework. One of my most memorable moments from freshman year was stressing over...

Whats it like to be a tech intern?
What's it like to be a tech intern?
Joshua Sket, staff writer • September 20, 2022

Every student and teacher at Saint Stephen's knows the technology department, located on the second floor of the Holmes building, because we've all needed them at one time or another. Whether...

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Chase Brown, Sydney Brown, Dylan Davis and Peyton Vining reunite with their former coach after practice.
Brown twins, Davis, Vining reunite at U of Illinois
Jackson Clark, Staff Writer • September 20, 2022

Many longtime Falcons may remember Saint Stephen’s football’s heated, intense, and memorable back-to-back state championship wins in 2016...

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