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SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Zuna Shabbir

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Zuna Shabbir

Rania Akbar and Arya Datta

November 14, 2018


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Zuna Shabbir has been attending Stratford since she was in kindergarten. She participates in Key Club, SALSA, ADL and is Co-President of the French Club. She also makes small videos on Final Cut featuring small clips of her friends and activities she has done. Her favorite memories were from her study ha...

Look At All Those Jorgensens

Look At All Those Jorgensens

Sabina Ajjan, Gazebo Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


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Most young people can barely handle seeing their siblings every day at home. Benjamin, Nora, Gracie, and Ginny Jorgensen all play instruments and participate in the Spirit of Stratford Marching Band together. Benjamin, a senior, and Gracie, an eighth-grader, play the French horn. Nora, a sophomore,...

Students enjoying new yoga class

Students enjoying new yoga class

, Caroline Cole, Carson Simmons, and Kate Wimberly

October 16, 2018


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Kenna McElmurray looks forward to fifth period every day. That’s when she heads for the Summer Smisson Neel Room in the Daws Student Activity Center for her yoga class. “My favorite days are deep stretch days and meditation days,’’ the Stratford sophomore said. There are six students i...

Kindergarten students track down elusive Gingerbread Man

Kindergarten students track down elusive Gingerbread Man

Karen Jarrard and Mary Lynes Sutton

October 3, 2018


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Students in Mrs. Kathy Larsen's kindergarten class spent Friday searching for clues (and crumbs) from 17 elusive gingerbread men. The adventure took them from the preschool to the lower school to the middle school, science building, library, main office and upper school. Faculty and teachers who...

‘EddieKid’ makin’ music in Macon

‘EddieKid’ makin’ music in Macon

Evie Tharpe and Caroline Sutherland

September 24, 2018


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Edlin St. Vil has a new-found hobby for creating music, and he believes he has the ability to succeed. The Stratford junior raps under the stage name “EddieKid.” He currently has four songs on Spotify. He also has music on YouTube, SoundCloud, and Apple Music. Edlin first started making mu...

Can you guess the most popular names at Stratford?

Can you guess the most popular names at Stratford?

Josie Lamb, Evie Tharpe, and Mary Lynes Sutton

September 18, 2018


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When someone shouts a name in the hallway at the Upper School, sometimes three people will turn around. This is a common occurrence since many boys and girls share names with three or four of their classmates. The most common girl name in the upper school is Hailey, but with different variati...

An Eagles Nest shopping spree

An Eagles Nest shopping spree

Haley Ellison and Olivia Mann

September 13, 2018


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 This is what we bought with $250. Yeti cup with Stratford monogram - $25 Clear plastic water bottle - $5 Notepad with Stratford monogram - $30 “Swell” bottle with logo - $30 Navy and white hat with mesh detailing - $30 Under Armor children uniform shirt - $40 Under Armor adult uniform shirt...

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