Go Team!: A Look Into Thacher’s Sports Requirement

      The sports requirement, similar to other Thacher programs, is quite unique to the School. During the freshman year, students can choose to play team sports during two afternoons but must also ride five days per week. After the horse riding requirement, students are required to play a team sport for at least … Continue reading Go Team!: A Look Into Thacher’s Sports Requirement

Jordan Perry ’17: On and Off the Court

Last week, on February 7, 2017, Thacher’s girls’ varsity basketball team faced a formidable opponent: Grace Brethren. Throughout each quarter, the audience grimaced through point after point as each team racked up to a neck-in-neck tie. In the fourth quarter, as Thacher students clutched each other in a futile attempt for consolation with some hope … Continue reading Jordan Perry ’17: On and Off the Court

A Guide to Staying Politically Active in Thacher’s Isolated Community

by Malena Solin With today’s headlines highlighting the changes to the United States since the presidential election, the motivation of people to stand up for their beliefs is increasing all over the country. At Thacher, in our isolated community, many students face the struggle of how to make their voices heard to the outside world. Thacher … Continue reading A Guide to Staying Politically Active in Thacher’s Isolated Community

A Conversation on Intimacy at Thacher

The Letter to the Editor from Adam Marcelo In the past month, the true extent of sexual activity between Thacher students has come to light. As winter months have brought colder weather, students seek for shelter in the warmest places outside of dorms: classrooms. Though classrooms are prohibited for acts of intimacy, Thacher students often … Continue reading A Conversation on Intimacy at Thacher