Perfect Pairs

Perfect Pairs Charlotte Mbwala is Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern. 11/14/18 On Friday, November 9th, Cambridge basketball teams fought for victory for our school and the Varsity boys took home a win. This exciting game kicked off a fun weekend including what some describe as the best social event at Cambridge– Perfect Pairs. Perfect Paris […]

What is Declamation?

What is Declamation? Reflection by Alejandra Gonzalez, Cambridge Junior & Communication Intern. 11/12/18 What is declamation? Declamation is a tradition here at Cambridge in which all 6th through 11th graders must participate. In memorizing a text and presenting it before an audience, students learn to use the rhetorical power of speech. Initially, students must recite […]

New School, New Sport

New School, New Sport 10/26/18 Finley Caughran is a Cambridge sophomore and Communication Intern. From 2nd through 9th grade I attended a very small school with only three people in my grade. So, coming to Cambridge, I was excited to have a bigger class and the opportunity to play sports for my school. When I […]

Charlotte Mbwala: From Little Sister to Big Sister

From Little Sister to Big Sister Charlotte Mbwala, Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern, reflects upon her journey to and within Cambridge and how she has gone from little sister to big sister. 10/12/18 My family immigrated to America when I was very young. Not knowing what to expect was challenging, especially for my parents who […]

Alejandra Gonzalez: Coming to Cambridge

Coming to Cambridge Reflection by Alejandra Gonzalez, Cambridge Junior & Communication Intern. 10/5/18 Choosing to come to Cambridge was not difficult for me. As an incoming freshman I was looking for a school with great academics, a welcoming environment, and a place were I could envision myself for the next four years. On my first […]

Rose Pikman & The Purpose of Summer

Rose Pikman & The Purpose of Summer 8/20/18 Rose Pikman is a senior at Cambridge and the Head of the Honor Council. Here she reflects upon the purpose of summer and the three practices she chose for Praxis. Summer. What is the purpose of summer? Every year we fight through the school year with only […]

Jocelyn Segoviano & Praxis

Jocelyn Segoviano & Praxis 8/15/18 Jocelyn Segoviano, a junior and Prefect, reflects upon one of her summer Praxis practices. “This week I got to meditate on the importance of God’s creatures. Zoey, Charlie, Muffin, and Rocky were some of the few dogs that I enjoyed spending time with. These beautiful creatures helped me realize how […]

Jasmine Jobe Prepares Food for Praxis

Jasmine Prepares Food for Praxis 8/8/18 Jasmine Jobe, a rising Senior and Head of the House of Constantine, reflects upon her experience preparing food as a part of Praxis. “Since I was a kid, I’ve always enjoyed the opportunity to help my mom in the kitchen. My mom has always encouraged me to try new […]

John Frank’s Take on Fasting

John Frank’s Take on Fasting 8/7/18 John Frank, a rising Junior and member of the Honor Council, reflects upon one of his summer practices. “The list of recommended leisure activities for this summer’s Praxis contained a strangely compelling suggestion: a day-long fast. I had wanted to do this very thing for a while, so I […]

Ana Bruce & Praxis

Ana Bruce & Caregiving Practice 7/31/18 Rising Junior and Honor Council member Ana Bruce reflects upon her participation in Cambridge’s Summer Praxis. This Monday I enjoyed making dinner for my family as part of the Cambridge Summer Praxis program. In the foreground are some Vietnamese shrimp and vegetable spring rolls with complimentary spicy peanut sauce […]