Album Review: PRISM by Katy Perry

Written by Katy Perry and many others over the last year in Stockholm and Santa Barbara, the singer’s third album is definitely less bubblegum pop than 2010's Teenage Dream, but not entirely a return to her "above the status-quo" ballads on One of the Boys, her first album released in 2008. Perry has not been withholding … Continue reading Album Review: PRISM by Katy Perry

Emotional End to the 2013 Football Season

This past Saturday, the Thacher football team, ranked 8th in the State, took on Lucerne Valley at home for their second round game of CIF playoffs. The team played well and fought hard through the entirety of the game, yet Lucerne Valley maintained a steady lead throughout. The game included great interceptions by team captain … Continue reading Emotional End to the 2013 Football Season

You Can Help Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

By now, everyone knows about the typhoon that swept through the Philippines. Though sympathetic, the students at Thacher are clearly distanced from the destruction left in the storm’s wake. What fewer people know is that the typhoon in the Philippines much more clearly impacts those in Thacher than we may understand. Jasmin Arculli ‘17, a … Continue reading You Can Help Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Drama Department Debuts Thacher Alum’s Our Town

This fall, the Thacher school showcased their theatrical talent through the production of the renowned play Our Town, written by Thacher (kind of) alum Thornton Wilder. Directed by Mr. Jake Jacobsen, head of the English Department, the play ran for four nights in a row, improving with each performance. The cast began rehearsals in mid-September, … Continue reading Drama Department Debuts Thacher Alum’s Our Town

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 … Continue reading Toads Cross Country Postseason

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 … Continue reading Thacher Ghost Stories