The 2022 Class Olympics: Forming a Lasting Tradition

MURDOUGH ATHLETICS CENTER––On a beautiful Saturday evening April 23rd, Western Reserve Academy’s student body took part in the second annual class olympics–a battle of the grades centered around a series of competitive events that test each class’s spirit, strength, and willpower. Hosted by none other than Reserve staff member and basketball coach Joe Scott, the … Continue reading

All We Know About Prom

HUDSON, OHIO — Yesterday at Morning Meeting, the Student Life Office (SLO) announced the 2022 Prom via video: A Night at Sea, set to occur Saturday, May 14th on Cleveland’s The Nautica Queen moving boat. Followed by after prom, students will depart campus at 5:00 PM and return by 2:40 AM.  This announcement was met … Continue reading

Artist Spotlight: Joella Nagy

Upon hearing her name, you may recognize her as Western Reserve Academy’s brilliant, talented Varsity Field Hockey goalie and captain. However, aside from her incredible twenty-one saves in a single hockey match, senior Joella Nagy ’22 possesses other unique qualities. She is gifted in various artistic disciplines, making her this month’s featured artist. As for … Continue reading

Athlete Spotlight: Emily Brackin

As Western Reserve Academy’s fall athletic season comes to an end, it comes time to congratulate exemplary students that model WRA’s missions both in the classroom and on the fields – one such student being senior captain Emily Brackin! Alongside her impressive four-year varsity Field Hockey career, you may also recognize her various accomplishments within … Continue reading

 Artist Spotlight: Griffin Arnold

 Western Reserve Academy has a reputation for producing magnificent musical performances. WRA’s newest production, Something Rotten, showcases the struggle of the Bottom brothers, Nick and Nigel, finding success within the theatrical world dominated by their rival, William Shakespeare. The musical showcases the talent of senior lead, Griffin Arnold, who is this month’s Artist Spotlight! Besides … Continue reading

Athlete Spotlight: Alexandra Bayliss

 Athlete Spotlight: Alexandra Bayliss  Angela Benzigar ’22Contributing Writer Western Reserve Academy hosts a wide range of athletic programs suitable for students at various levels while also providing an opportunity for athletes to shine! Leading the cross country team through another successful season this year is captain Alexandra Bayliss ’21, the athlete of the month!  Alex … Continue reading

Artist Spotlight: Nini Wong

Meet Nini Wong ’20, the featured artist! Some things you may not know about her is that she was once in show choir and plays the piano. She also enjoys wearing black because it’s a blank and versatile canvas. As for her art, Wong specializes in ink drawings along with linoleum and screen painting. Wong … Continue reading

Heidelberg Trip

People were captivated by the old city that Mark Twain described with such picturesque detail. The city he spoke about? Heidelberg, Germany! This year, two Reserve students traveled to Germany and participate in the Heidelberg Program. The program is an opportunity that allows students to study abroad with other students from around the world for … Continue reading