Athletics

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 [...]

Shaquille Trott '11 is playing for Thomas College. Photo courtesy of Shaquille Trott's Facebook. Alumni soccer players credit school and coach for continued success

By Detre Bell, Contributor Having winning soccer teams at South Kent is no accident. Soccer players note that the program takes pride in its reputation for winning with both style and class. Being in this position of excellence is no small task and comes with great sacrifice from the coaches and players. The team practices [...]

Sixth Former Pat Curry was one of the top runners for the Cross Country team this year. Photo courtesy of South Kent School Challenging course aids Cross Country runners

By Rhys Phelps, Contributor South Kent School’s Cross Country team trains on one of the most difficult courses in New England, according to their coach. South Kent’s cross country team has been HVAL Champions six times. The cross country team competes against numerous small schools across New England, including league opponents such as Chase and [...]

Alumni soccer players credit school and coach for continued success

By Detre Bell, Contributor Having winning soccer teams at South Kent is no accident. Soccer players note that the program takes pride in its reputation for winning with both style and class. Being in this position of excellence is no small task and comes with great sacrifice from the coaches and players. The team practices [...]

Historic Building Technologies’ students learn timber framing

Video by Mickey Watson, CFI Embedded Journalism The Historic Building Technologies course at the Center for Innovation is the only class that is offered for all three terms. The students investigate sustainable building trends to reduce energy consumption, resource consumption and waste production. The students learn about building techniques, material usage and life cycle management, [...]

Google Glass comes to campus

Video and Text Story by Keonwoo Rim, Digital Communications I As human technology keeps evolving, South Kent School has a new starting point of technological improvement with two explorers of Google Glass. Google Glass is a first generation wearable smart device, which is made by Google. As people can probably figure out by its name, [...]

Entrepreneurship class aims to instruct future businessmen

Video by Weijia “Brian” Ren, CFI Embedded Journalism The CFI group of entrepreneurs is for teaching students on campus to be successful businessmen. Mr. Scott Farley led the group in lessons on the economy and the way that a successful entrepreneur thinks when he is facing problems. The class invited lots of successful entrepreneurs to [...]

Students unearth creative side in CFI Ceramics

Video by Keonwoo Rim, CFI Embedded Journalism Ceramics class is the only art class offered as part of South Kent’s CFI courses. Students spent the Fall Term creating plates or cups using clay which is made from mud. There are two different kind of ceramics that students learned – one using a wheel, and the [...]

Archeology class uncovers interesting discoveries

Video by Kieran Bracken, CFI Embedded Journalism The Archeology CFI class studied the former farm where the Center for Innovation is located and discovered a lot of interesting remains of farm life. Led by Mr. Keenan Sheridan, the group dug into the former dumping area of the Arno and Hatch families. During one class session, [...]

Forestry seeks to destroy invasive non-native species

Video by Avery Steele, CFI Embedded Journalism Working with the CFI class Sustainable Forestry, Mr. Derek Richardson and his students worked on learning about the layout and development of trees on campus. The class showed observers what was killing the trees and how easily they could eliminate it from the forest. Overall, the class goal [...]

Rock concert instructs and entertains

Video and Text Story by Keonwoo Rim, Digital Communications Music is a language that everyone can understand. The school had  rock concert Nov. 1, which featured two bands from South Korea, to make people aware of problems happening in North Korea. The rock concert was arranged by Mr. Marcus Cooper, who is the Music Program [...]