Welcome to the Reserve Record: Online Edition

Hello and welcome to the Reserve Record’s online edition! Like our print edition, this website is entirely student run. It has all our recent articles as well as photos and videos. The articles are uploaded in a big batch when each issue comes out (about once a month). Comments are on, but please be respectful; … Continue reading

Yay for Free Days

On Monday, April 10, students and faculty of Western Reserve Academy filed into the Chapel for what they assumed would be a normal Morning Meeting. However, the mundanity was broken by a series of unforeseen events. The first bit of excitement came when the Pioneer Pep Band announced that not only had they come in … Continue reading

State Champs! Pep Band Brings Home Big Win

In addition to playing cheerful music at a number of basketball games, the Pioneer Pep Band has developed a new, innovative way to share the art of music through their creative performances. Although this is something that Western Reserve Academy has never done before, the members of the band were able to successfully compete in … Continue reading

Trump Plays Russian Roulette

President Donald Trump has come under a lot of scrutiny lately for his alleged actions and choices during his first one-hundred days, many of which are questionable. However, there is one river that runs deep in the Trump administration: Russian contact and influence. A messy web of political ties has been uncovered between Trump’s advisors … Continue reading

WRA Victorious at Bridge Building

Some lucky Western Reserve Academy students may have caught a glimpse of a group at the Center for Technology Innovation, and Creativity with boxes of balsa wood and design sketches. They may have been cutting and measuring, puzzling over their diagrams, or supergluing the wood together (or their fingers!). To those of you confused about … Continue reading

Is He Guilty … Or Not Guilty?

The latest Western Reserve Academy arts production, 12 Angry Jurors, hit the KFAC stage on the final weekend of January. From the moment the first curtain rose, the immense work that went into this production was evident. This play was adapted from the television program Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose, but the members of … Continue reading

WRA Commemorates Year of the Rooster

You might be thinking to yourself, “Why do the Chinese celebrate the New Year twice a year?” Many cultures around the world still celebrate their own traditional New Year. The New Year tradition that you are thinking about is the one from Gregorian calendar, a Western invention adopted by the rest of the world. While … Continue reading

Fall Dance Performance Takes Off

Lively music. Synchronized movement. Beautiful choreography. Western Reserve Academy’s 2016 fall dance performance, titled Leaving on a Jet Plane and performed in KFAC on November 11th and 12th, was an incredible performance filled with vivid colors and exciting dance moves. When questioned about the process that led to this amazing performance, director Emily Barth commented, … Continue reading

Park Geun-hye’s Corruption Exposed

“I feel a huge responsibility deep in my heart. It is all my fault and mistake,” said President Park Geun-Hye of South Korea, but the South Korean people have now reached a point in which her apologies are no longer acceptable. The recent scandal between Park and her friend has enraged citizens of South Korea; … Continue reading

Model UN Competes at Brown University

On November 11, Sarah Horgan and nine Western Reserve Academy students embarked on a trip to Brown University to participate in a conference. Known as Model UN, this experience brings students from all over the world together to debate world issues, past and present, so as to better understand the international community while representing a … Continue reading