Every school should have traditions shared by each graduating class from the past, 现在和将来. When you join the 新太阳城官网 community, you are joining these traditions and reshaping their part in 新太阳城官网 culture.
i.Sight has been a 新太阳城官网 tradition since our first graduating class and is truly a highlight event for the entire school community. The best part about the arts culture at 新太阳城官网 is that everyone is invited to participate and over 70% of the student body contributes to this celebratory end-of-year showcase. The three-night production features art, dance, 音乐, theater, spoken word, improv, and more. and is one of the most anticipated and well-attended events of the entire school year.
同学会 & 精神周
Every school has 同学会, but not every school has a week like this! 从主题日开始, 教师与学生的游戏, 动员大会, crowing of the Spirit King and Queen and 同学会 court, 船舞, the Seawolves Veterans Luncheon, and game day festivities and competition, this is a great chance to see and feel how passionate 新太阳城官网 students, 教师, 父母, 校友可以是. 我们是狼群!
The final two weeks of the school year can sometimes be the hardest but not at 新太阳城官网. Maymester is a program unique to the school’s academic calendar, providing two weeks of fun, 互动, and low-stress electives to wrap up the year. Whether it is a grade-level course like the junior class college essay writing workshop, 个人理财, or ten ways to cook an egg, every student ends their year in Maymester. Some past courses include:
- Daily Bread: An Intro to Breadmaking
- Knock, Knock, Joke Writing
- Mental Skills for 体育运动 and Adversity
- Science of Roller Coasters
新太阳城官网 students work hard inside and outside of the classroom, and 学术颁奖晚会 is a chance to recognize all of the amazing achievements of the student body. This semi-formal spring event recognizes all-school senior class awards given for outstanding achievements in service, 领导, 毅力, and qualities best exemplifying 新太阳城官网’s mission. Subject-specific awards are also given to students from each class, as well as recognizing the year’s graduation honors and GPA-related honors for the past year. 在帕西菲卡, it is important to share these accomplishments with our community as an essential recognition of the quality and accomplishments of our student body.
Arguably, the 所有学校撤退 belongs at the top of any 新太阳城官网 list! Where else does an entire high school travel together for a four-day adventure with 教师 and staff leading the way? The retreat is a chance for students at 新太阳城官网 to grow deeper connections to each other and their teachers as teams are formed to compete for the coveted 新太阳城官网 Cup. 一路走来, students and 教师 can slow down and take stock of the deeper aspects of their spiritual, 个人, 情感自我. 来参加小品之夜吧, 池奥运会, 火炉边的小吃, 音乐, 绳索课程, and the mud pit…or just take in the beauty of God’s creation over early morning coffee with your bunkmates. The 所有学校撤退 is the best way to start the year at 新太阳城官网.
Read ore about the retreat in our student newspaper, 狼邮报.
MMM - Movies, Munchies, and Madness
The first Friday night of the school year is spent at MMM getting pumped for the year ahead with a really big party. Movies, Munchies, and Madness (“Triple M”) is one of several Student Life events sponsored by the 新太阳城官网 Associated Student Government. Parents drop off their kids for the mystery movie night and then attend a party of their own, the 太平洋家长会 (“Triple P”), hosted by the 新太阳城官网 家长协会. This is the best night to meet the newest members of the student and parent community.
船舞 & 毕业舞会
Part of our annual 同学会 week includes students setting sail on a yacht from Marina del Rey harbor and dancing the night away. Chaperoned by 新太阳城官网 staff and organized by ASG, the Boat 跳舞 is the best time of year to show off the dance moves you learned on TikTok! 给高年级学生的, the year ends with an unforgettable evening of glamour and fun at the Junior/Senior 毕业舞会. The theme for the formal is carefully selected by ASG, and the stage is set as classmates eagerly await who will be crowned 毕业舞会 King and Queen.