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CAUTION: Stay back 10 feet

CAUTION: Stay back 10 feet

Kaylee Jellum, Gazebo Assistant Editor
September 24, 2017

Have your feet ever tripped you? Mine do at least four times a day. The tables bruise me. The chairs scrape my knees. The walls bump into me. As much as I would like to believe it is the objects and people around me that get in my way, in truth, I am a klutz. While it is not easy being clumsy, I have gotten pretty good at it. I catch myself most times when I trip. I quickly recover from injuries. Wh...

Stratford Gazebo Snapchat

Stratford Gazebo Snapchat

September 24, 2017

This Week in the Eagle Cafe

This Week in the Eagle Cafe

September 23, 2017

New Daws Student Activities Center dedicated

New Daws Student Activities Center dedicated

Anna Parel, Gazebo Staff Writer

After a year-long renovation and a month to add the finishing touches, Stratford officially dedicated the Daws Student Activities Center on Monday. The new facility is part of the academy's long-range campus renovation...

September 23, 2017No Comments

‘All I need is paper and a pencil’

‘All I need is paper and a pencil’

Arya Datta and Rania Akbar

Stratford junior Li-Ann Tsai has illustrated a children's book, "Dance, Gremlin, Dance,'' for local author Elizabeth Stallworth Dunwody. The book is promoted as "a story excavated from distant childhood memories. It is...

September 23, 2017No Comments

Change in Upper School schedule gets mixed reviews

Change in Upper School schedule gets mixed reviews

Cap Patel and Kieran MacKinnon

Among the changes at Stratford this year is the new schedule. The Upper School schedule now matches the Middle School schedule. Mrs. Theresa Ferrari, assistant principal, said there were several reasons for making the change. ...

September 20, 2017No Comments

Eight senior girls named to homecoming court

Eight senior girls named to homecoming court

Elizabeth Sellers, Gazebo Staff Writer

Eight senior girls have been named to Stratford’s homecoming court. Evans McCook, Lucy Lee, Tori Dover, Sarah Koplin, Gracie Holliman, Catherine Brown, Emily Sheridan and Morgan Mathis will be presented and a queen ...

September 19, 2017No Comments

Former Stratford FLIK employee sings on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Former Stratford FLIK employee sings on ‘America’s Got Talent’

AJ Stevenson, Gazebo Staff Writer

A year ago, Elijah Bell was washing dishes in the lunchroom at Stratford Academy. A few weeks ago, he was on stage, singing in front of millions of people on “America's Got Talent.’’ Bell, 29, is a member of ...

September 19, 2017No Comments

After the storm

After the storm

The Amazing Gazebo Staff

When Emily Sheridan was one of eight senior girls named to Stratford’s homecoming court on Thursday, it was a bright spot in her week. Of course, she and her Stratford Academy classmates had already spent a lot of their week ...

September 17, 2017No Comments

Who is that adorable child with the cute dimples?

Who is that adorable child with the cute dimples?

Kayee Jellum and Kaitlyn Neel

Have you ever wondered what Mrs. Shannon Boswell, Dr. Frank Katz and Mrs. Millie Jones looked like as children? How about Mr. Griff Etheridge and Mr. Andy Lawson? (Come to think of it, had cameras been invented?) Pho...

September 16, 2017No Comments

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Eagles take on state’s winningest prep football program

Eagles take on state’s winningest prep football program

Taylor Justice, Claudia Pope, Knox Cleveland, Ben Baxley, Hayden Stone

September 21, 2017No Comments

Stratford Sports Center Podcast: Week 4

Stratford Sports Center Podcast: Week 4

Cal Whitworth, Jake Jamison, Nick Dorogy, Leah Davis and Andrew Palmer

September 20, 2017No Comments

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Teachability, Dependability important character traits

Teachability, Dependability important character traits

May 15, 2017

Situational Awareness: Knowing what’s going on around you

Situational Awareness: Knowing what’s going on around you

April 25, 2017

Overcoming Adversity

Overcoming Adversity

April 12, 2017

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CAUTION: Stay back 10 feet

CAUTION: Stay back 10 feet

Kaylee Jellum, Gazebo Assistant Editor

Have your feet ever tripped you? Mine do at least four times a day. The tables bruise me. The chairs scrape ...

September 24, 2017

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When Irma Met Stratford

When Irma Met Stratford

Anna Kate Alford, Gazebo Staff Artist

September 14, 2017

FLIK “Chinese Day” by Anna Kate Alford

FLIK “Chinese Day” by Anna Kate Alford

September 7, 2017

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Stars of Stratford

Stars of Stratford

The Amazing Gazebo Staff

Video Contributors: Daniel Cohen, Charles Upshaw, Molly Garud, Hannah Lovett, Emma Quintal, Neely Shah, Cap Patel, Nate Jones, Josie Lamb Music: "Same, Same Stars" by Sleepy...

May 8, 2017

Forever friends

Forever friends

May 1, 2017

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The Gazebo Staff

Claudia Pope
Claudia Pope

Gazebo Staff Writer

Claudia​ ​Pope​ ​is​ ​a​ ​freshman​ ​and is in her first year as a member of The Gazebo staff. ​ ...

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Taylor Justice
Taylor Justice

Gazebo Staff Writer

Taylor Justice is a freshman and is in her first year on The Gazebo staff. She enjoys watching and participating in sports. She...

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Rania Akbar
Rania Akbar

Gazebo Staff Writer

Rania Akbar is a sophomore and in her second year on The Gazebo staff. This is Rania’s fourth year in the Spirit of Stratford...

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Cal Whitworth
Cal Whitworth

Gazebo Staff Writer

Cal Whitworth is a senior in his first year on The Gazebo staff. He makes videos for The Gazebo and United in Pink, and has bee...

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Hayden Stone
Hayden Stone

Gazebo Staff Writer

Hayden Stone is a ninth-grader at Stratford and in his first year as a member of  The Gazebo. He plays basketball and golf. In...

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