Chef’s Table a Delight

“Let’s get there at 5:30. No, 5:20. No, 5:15. No, 5:00. Yup, let’s get there at 5:00.” These words were on the tongue of every single student as they eagerly awaited Chef’s Table: the annual dinner where Bon Appetit chefs from various other schools and colleges join the Thacher kitchen staff in order to host…

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Toads Cross Country Postseason

The end of the regular cross country season has arrived and both the Thacher Boys and Girls Varsity Cross Country teams are headed into postseason. The girls’ team is ranked fourth in the Southern Section and ninth overall in state by PrepCalTrack, a website that maintains information about high school running. The boys’ team similarly…

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The Polar Plunge

It’s 7:30am on a Friday morning and I am wondering two things. First, how on earth did Mr. Sohn get me to wake up and go to the pool at this ungodly hour (freshmen, after mucking is over any time before 7:45 is considered Satanic?) Secondly, why is everyone else here? “Everyone” actually refers to…

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Thacher Ghost Stories

As October comes to a close, Thacher’s supernatural and paranormal entities creep their way back into the bounds of Perimeter Road. The stories and accounts are numerous – and although the validity of the eerie explanations can be questioned, Thacher’s ghost scene certainly warrants a closer look. The most well-known and oft-recorded ghost that allegedly…

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