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the Gauntlet

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

the Gauntlet

Senior Alyssa Nucci and Sophomore Ansley Morris taco their tongues.

Top hidden talents on campus

Jacob Whorf, Staff Writer October 22, 2019

Disclaimer: The following piece is humorous in nature.  Have fun! Saint Stephen’s is known as nothing short of an excellent school-- both academically and athletically. Thus, as you can imagine,...

Someone counting money

What it’s like to be a student with a job

Emily D'Amico, Managing Editor May 3, 2019

After spending nearly eight hours sitting at a desk, listening to teachers talk for hours while frantically scribbling down what they say, the average high school student wants nothing more than to go...

Emily DAmico (19), Dylan Zoller (20), and Olivia Elisha (19) looking fabulous and ready to take on prom.

Thoughts on prom (from a senior who hates social events)

Emily D'Amico, Managing Editor April 22, 2019

I've done the math and there've been ten dances that the school's hosted since my freshman year, plus last year's winter "informal" event, making that that a total of eleven social events hosted by Saint...

Forever falcons get into a position to take a picture for the year book.

The best (and worst) parts of being a Forever Falcon

Olivia Elisha, Staff Writer March 21, 2019
The forever Falcons of the class of 2019 give the best, worst and strangest part about growing up at SSES.
Watch this bad boy: Stanley Kubricks The Shining

Watch this bad boy: Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining

Josh Class, Staff Writer February 28, 2019

Released in 1980, Stanley Kubrick's The Shining is a must-watch for anyone who can handle it. The hypnotic masterpiece is a film adaptation of Stephen King's equally unsettling novel of the same name....

IMG Sophomore Cheng Zhang during his visit to the Gauntlet.

A day in the life of a shadow

Sully Maley, Director of Visual/Creative Media December 13, 2018

Today, I had my first experience as an SSES student taking part in the school tradition of prospective students “shadowing” (testing out the waters before deciding whether or not to attend our school). ...

Five new Netflix and Prime shows you dont want miss

Five new Netflix and Prime shows you don’t want miss

Cade Westberry , Staff Writer November 13, 2018

Ozark - After Marty Byrde’s partner cheats a deal with a Mexican drug lord, he is killed and Marty, who is played by Jason Bateman, goes into a witness protection program. This is a Netflix original...

Hits of 2018 for your playlist

Hits of 2018 for your playlist

Alex DeStefano, Staff Writer November 12, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, many would say that this year was a year good for music. We were blessed with multiple hot tracks from our favorite artists, as well as brand new artists on the come up. This...

Underrated Netflix movies you def should watch

Underrated Netflix movies you def should watch

Josh Class, Staff Writer October 30, 2018

We all have Netflix. We all like movies. Here are four underrated, underappreciated, and down right ignored movies that you should definitely give a watch on Netflix. Super Dark Times Super Dark...

The onsie, seen here in shark form, is an easy, effective last minute choice that can be found at Target or Walmart.  Pictured: Wyatt Sevin and Jackie Schlossberg.

Quick and easy Halloween costume ideas

Olivia Elisha, Staff Writer October 29, 2018

Halloween is right around the corner, and if you’re anything like half of the world, you’re in a crunch for a costume. Party City is almost guaranteed to be out of costumes that you like and come in...

Heres a rundown of places to eat before the big dance.

Need a spot to chow-down before Homecoming?

Mark Gharby, Section Editor October 11, 2018

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