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[23 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,196 views]

Two SMES Sophomores carried the day for the Tartans at the CIF Division 4 finals on Saturday.  Runner Billy Gaudreau and jumper Chelsie Churchill captured CIF championships in the Boys 1,600 and Girls Triple Jump respectively.
Great job Tartans!

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[22 May 2010 | admin | One Comment | 1,312 views]

The Tartans nailed down their first championship in Boys Volleyball since 2001, defeating Arrowhead Christian 3-1.
Read more about the championship game here:  OCVarsity
Click Here for an OCVarsity photo slideshow.
http://www.vimeo.com/12022803

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[14 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,422 views]
Five SMES Students Win California Writing Awards

Five St. Margaret’s students have won awards in the California Writing Awards 2010 Scholastic Writing Awards Contest. Kristin Godfrey, grade 7, won a Silver Key award in the Short Story category, for “Multiple Blues.” Hanna Hurr, grade 12, won a Silver Key award in the Poetry category, for “The Valley.” Meaghan Hurr, grade 10, won a Merit Award in the Short Short Story category, for “A Glimpse of Athena.” Peighton McRobie, grade 7, won a Merit Award in the Humor category, for “Beauty in a Shopping Bag.” Alexis Salcido, grade …

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[14 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 918 views]

St. Margaret’s alumnus Tain Lee (Class of 2008) has won the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship, held May 11–May 14, in Hershey, PA. Tain currently attends Claremont McKenna.
View detailed statistics of his performance at the tournament.
Read More on Claremont McKenna’s website.
Los Angeles Examiner story.

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[13 May 2010 | admin | One Comment | 960 views]

St. Margaret’s student Taylor Bayles, grade 12, recently wrote a Cappies review that was published in the OC Register. Taylor, part of the Cappies (Critics and Awards Program) team, reviewed “A View From the Bridge,” by Arthur Miller, performed at La Habra High School. Cappies student critics attend shows and write reviews, which are judged by volunteer teachers. Only the best reviews are selected for publication.
Read the Cappies review by Taylor Bayles.

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[7 May 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,371 views]
Jeff Askin, Emily Boone, and Woody Quinn Named Athletes of the Week

Lacrosse goalkeeper Jeff Askin, grade 12; lacrosse midfielder Emily Boone, grade 11; and volleyball player Woody Quinn, grade 12, have been named OCVarsity Athletes of the Week.
Emily Boone scored 38 points in six games. Read the OC Varsity article about Emily.
Jeff Askin was one of the key reasons St. Margaret’s captured the Trinity League title with a 10-0 record, according to Coach Gerry Manning. Read the OC Varsity article about Jeff.
Woody Quinn totaled 35 kills, 7 blocks and 4 aces in one week. Read the OC Varsity article about Woody.

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[29 Apr 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 935 views]

St. Margaret’s student Rebecca Miller (grade 12) recently wrote a review of “Dark of the Moon” that was published in the OC Register. Rebecca is part of the Cappies (Critics and Awards Program) team. Cappies student critics attend shows and write reviews, which are judged by volunteer teachers. Only the best reviews are selected for publication.
Read Rebecca Miller’s Cappies review of “Dark of the Moon,” written by Howard Richardson and William Berney, and recently performed at Huntington Beach APA.

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[16 Apr 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 913 views]

Thanks to all who participated, St. Margaret’s donated almost 5,000 books recently, as noted in “Caring Kids Communities.” The book drive was part of Celebrating Community, the school-wide community service celebration of St. Margaret’s 30th year. The article provides information about where the books went, and how to donate books if you did not have the opportunity during the book drive. The article was in the April/May 2010 issue of “Caring Kids Communities,” a community newspaper with news and feature stories highlighting “kids and communities working together for our future.” …

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[16 Apr 2010 | admin | One Comment | 829 views]

The April/May 2010 issue of “Caring Kids Communities,” a community newspaper with news and feature stories highlighting “kids and communities working together for our future,” has published an article on St. Margaret’s Pioneer Day. The article emphasizes the event’s contribution to the local community, including hand-woven baskets donated to the local Native American Acjachemen Nation, flowers donated to Brighton Gardens, and fresh produce donated to Father Serra’s Pantry. Read the article.

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[16 Apr 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 917 views]

The Cappies reviews of “Into the Woods” are in, and the critics agree that it was a hit! Two reviews of “Into the Woods” have been published in the Orange County Register.
One review states, “This entrancing production of ‘Into the Woods’ by the students at St. Margaret’s Episcopal School revives the audience’s memory of those beloved fairytale creatures and how much they endured before their wishes are finally granted.” Read the entire review.
The other review raves, “The student orchestra executes Sondheim’s intricate tempos and sound effects, such as knocking on …

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