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Ecology Club helps with ‘Chipper’ day

Ecology Club helps with 'Chipper' day
January 15, 2021

A dozen members of Stratford’s Ecology Club had a head-start on making Santa’s good list for next year by helping with the Christmas trees of this year. The Ecology Club helped with Keep Macon-Bibb...

For now, annual class retreats on hold

Class retreats, like the sophomores hosting a field day on campus for Elam Alexander students, are still up in the air
November 18, 2020

What were you doing on Thursday, November 12? Chances are, you were sitting in English class. Or maybe taking a math quiz. In any other given year, you might have been taking a tour of the Woodruff...

It’s ‘Home Room’ time again

It's 'Home Room' time again
Stratford readies for two-day practice run of Distance Learning to prepare for another possible shutdown
October 30, 2020

During the upcoming distance learning days, you may be tempted to wake up right before home room, open up your laptop and join your Google Meet stream, while still in your pajamas. A word of advice:...

‘Fall Back’ means extra hour this weekend

Senior James Michael Reeves checks out large clock behind circulation desk in Olson Library
Students, teachers share thoughts on Daylight Savings Time
October 30, 2020

On the second weekend in March, a few days before Stratford went to distance learning for the remainder of the school year, there was a Friday the 13th, a full moon and all the clocks were moved ahead...

Temptations there, but student drivers aware of distractions

October is Distracted Drivers Awareness Month.
October 20, 2020

The temptation is there every time Stratford students Matt Moore and Shelby Bandt get behind the wheel of their cars. “I am tempted all the time because of my phone and sometimes I'm driving next...

Band, Color Guard adapt to new normal

Band, Color Guard adapt to new normal
October 16, 2020

Stratford's  Color Guard and band always have dressed themselves in their uniforms for performances. This year, however, band members also have had to "dress'' their instruments. Fine Arts and Color...

Changes coming next week in the cafeteria

Changes coming next week in the cafeteria
School "pauses" relationship with FLIK, brings in Campus Cuisine to cater lunches from local restaurants
October 9, 2020

The last bites of FLIK food will be taken Friday in the Prentice Robinson Cafeteria. Stratford is putting its contract with the food company on “pause” and partnering with Campus Cuisine, a company...

Students sad to see FLIK leave, but welcome new lunch fare

Gazebo news editor Annie Shih on a recent visit to Chick-fil-A
October 9, 2020

Senior Shaw London usually gets his lunch off-campus to take a break from eating what he eats at home every day. Now that there will be a new lunch service, he is happy since he will be able to purchase...

Freshmen making adjustment for “Big Change” of Upper School

Freshmen making adjustment for
October 8, 2020

Freshman Jai Stephens knew upper school was going to be difficult. She just didn’t know how high the bar was going to be set. "I was expecting it (high school) to be really hard and for there...

Meet your 2020-21 Gazebo editors

Seniors Madeline Davis and AJ Stevenson are co-editors of the Gazebo this year
October 7, 2020

Seniors Madeline Davis and AJ Stevenson have been named editors in chief for the 2020-2021 Gazebo. Madeline and AJ are two of six seniors who are in their fourth year of Journalism. There are a record...

Homecoming ‘Journie’

A 'journie (journalism) adventure series from the Gazebo's Olivia Coleman and Anna Mincey
October 6, 2020

Caroline Sutherland crowned homecoming queen

Caroline Sutherland poses for a photo with her mother, Meg Sutherland
October 3, 2020

Senior Caroline Sutherland was crowned 2020 homecoming queen at halftime of Stratford's game against Mount Paran. For more on the story, and a photo gallery of homecoming, pleased check out

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