Athletics

Point Guard Loren Brill in the Nov. 13 game against Redemption Christian Academy. LMW photo Prep Basketball launches into new season

By Hansen Ding and Sanghyun Han, Staff Reporters South Kent School got the chance to hold its first Prep Basketball home game of the season Nov. 13 versus Redemption Christian Academy. It was an amazing game and South Kent School easily got the victory with the score of 115 to 57. Elijah Hughes put on a […]

Captain Chris Watts makes his move toward the goal against Kent School, Oct. 7. SKS won, 3-1. Photo courtesy of South Kent School Prep Soccer ranked tops in nation

Editor’s Note:  The SKS Prep Soccer team won the Class B New England Championship on Sunday, Nov. 22 in a match against Lawrence Academy. By Kyoung Hoon Kim, staff writer The South Kent Prep Soccer team became the best team in the nation, following its series of games in Chicago. The team has a great record with […]

Photo courtesy of South Kent School. Selects U-16 American hockey team finds success

By Corson Sundquist, contributing writer The start of the new 2014-15 season started off pretty well for the Selects U-16 American team. The American team has 6 returning players from last year’s team, therefore there are a lot of new faces in the locker room. Through the first 5-6 weeks of the season, the team […]

Chao 'Jack' Huang, a sixth former, makes his way around a Christian Heritage opponent during the HVAL finals. Photo courtesy of South Kent School Varsity Soccer wins three-peat championship

By Zach Schullery, Contributor As defending HVAL champions, the South Kent Varsity Soccer team tasted sweet victory this season when it captured its third championship. The team finished the regular season with a record of 10 wins, 0 losses, and 2 ties. The final game against Christian Heritage was an intense contest between the top […]

Prep Soccer's Matias Correa, a post-grad, gets ahead of Rivers School during the playoffs. Photo courtesy of South Kent School. Prep Soccer takes sixth NE title

By Mr. Anthony Camardi, special contributor After a long season, riddled with injury, travel, and 220 minutes and two penalty kick shootouts on the final weekend, South Kent came out on top to take the title. This championship was the fourth in five years and sixth out of eight years that South Kent has reigned supreme […]

Mr. Patrick Beer enjoys South Kent life

Story by Seho Chun Mr. Patrick Beer started to work at the South Kent School last fall. He was a principal at his last school and he wanted to have experience in a boarding school. He took over the position formerly held by Mrs. Jody Lampe, who worked at SKS almost 10 years.  She retired last June. […]

Entrepreneurs create idea for dorm room cleaning

Video and Text article by Ford Stratton Students worked on coming up with ideas and ways to solve problems around the everyday life of a South Kent Student. One in particular group in the class thought of the idea of making a room cleaning service, where they will take money to clean a student’s dorm […]

Learning from Historic Building Technology

Video and Text Article by Max Dickerson Historic Building Technology is a CFI course where students learn the fundamentals of working with wood and using those tools to build creative and useful objects. In this CFI term, the Historic Building Technology class started off with the credit card test: a project in which they had […]

Sustainable Community investigates food and cultures

Video and Text Article by Victor Pimentel Sustainable Community is a CFI course offered at South Kent School where students learn about the natural community, what makes up the community and how to make it exist in harmony. This was the first term the class was offered, and it was taught by Ms. Emily Carreiro and Ms. […]

Students face electric car challenges

Video and Text Article by Alex Lindstrom Despite the appeal of building a car that can actually fit a human inside of it and runs on electricity, this project turned out to be a learning experience of a different kind. Unbeknownst to Mr. Mark Berghold and his students, the electric car project could not be […]

Student writers learn at symposium

Compiled By Staff Writers Students on the staff of the Cardinal News Network, members of the fall Writing Activity and members of the Analytical and Creative Writing classes got to hear advice from professional writers and journalists during the eighth annual High School Journalism Symposium held at Norwalk Community College. Thirteen South Kent School students […]

The Great Pumpkin Guess allows bicycle purchases

By Kyoung Hoon Kim, Staff Reporter A Pumpkin Weight Guessing Contest was held Nov. 4-5 and was won by Fourth Former Shiqi Hu. The large pumpkin was grown by faculty member Mr. Mark Berghold. He gave it to the school and it was decided to hold a weight-guessing contest, so students could try to figure […]

Students enjoy Mid-Autumn Festival meal

By Kun Hyeon Park, Staff Writer Many of the Asian international students celebrated the Mid-Autumn Festival at the Shanghai Restaurant by having food that reminded them of their family and country. Shanghai Restaurant served the course dishes Sept 27, and 42 students gathered in the restaurant to enjoy the food. Hansen Ding, a Fifth Former, […]