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Girl on the Street: Moving Up Day

The maypole is an important part of Moving Up Day.  The sixth graders perform a dance for the entire school and attempt to weave the maypole.

By Ella Tollman

June 1, 2016

As the end of the year approaches,  many students are awaiting Moving Up Day — when the buses pull out and summer begins. Read More »...

Humans of Archer Episode 2: Cydney Davis ’18.

Humans of Archer Episode 2: Cydney Davis '18.

By Nelly Rouzroch

May 27, 2016

Welcome to Humans of Archer! This new segment of the Archer Oracle highlights students with a special talent or a unique story that they want to share with the Archer community. Read More »...

Humans of Archer Episode 1: Emily Delossa ’20

A still from Nelly Rouzroch's video.

By Nelly Rouzroch

May 17, 2016

Welcome to Humans of Archer! This is a new segment for The Oracle similar to Humans of New York . Humans of Archer highlights students with special talents or a unique story. The very first episode is about Emily Delossa '20 who is more famously known around Archer as DJ DELO. Watch the v...

You better BELIZE I loved the Archer Abroad Trip

Calabash Caye Research Station Belize. This is the island where the Archer girls who went on the Archer Abroad trip to Belize stayed at for four days to do research and go snorkeling.

By Nelly Rouzroch

May 3, 2016

Hiking through the rainforest to different waterfalls, staying on a research island and going snorkeling everyday are just some of the activities that I participated in on the Archer Abroad trip to Belize. The trip took place during the second week of spring break. I was fortunate enough to go on the tri...

A step-by-step guide to your next obsession, Broadway’s ‘Hamilton’

The Columbus Circle subway station showcases Hamilton's posters. Hamilton, a new musical, has gained immense publicity and become a cultural phenomenon. Photo source: <a href=The Official Hamilton Instagram." />

By Eloise Rollins-Fife

March 4, 2016

As an avid follower of musical theater, I didn't initially know what to make of Broadway sensation "Hamilton." When I first learned that "In the Heights" writer and star Lin-Manuel Miranda was writing a rap musical about America’s founding fathers, I was more than a little skeptical. But as soon as I heard ...

3 craft ideas for Valentine’s Day

An example of a simple handmade craft for Valentine's Day.

By Nelly Rouzroch

February 12, 2016

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Here are some ideas to show someone how much you love them. Infographic made by: Nelly Rouzroch '18....

6 Must-See Super Bowl 50 Commercials

Super Bowl 50 aires on Sunday, Feb.  7, 2016. Rookie Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers face off against veteran Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. Image source <a href=NFL. " />

By Cybele Zhang, Sports Editor

February 11, 2016

Not too interested in football? There was still a great way to enjoy Super Bowl 50: the commercials. Here are six of the best. Read More »...

5 ways to stay dry during El Niño

A student walks through the Courtyard during a winter storm. The increase in rain this year has been exciting for Archer girls.

By Ella Tollman

February 1, 2016

While the Los Angeles area experiences a change in the weather, Archer girls try to find ways to stay dry. Made by: Ella Tollman...

How to stay warm during the cold

How to stay warm during the cold

By Anika Bhavnani

December 15, 2015

Cold weather is a foreign concept to us Angelenos, so the lower temperatures might come as a shock to Archer Girls. The school's drafty hallways can make 60-degree days feel like below freezing. Here are five tips for how to stay warm during the cold. Read More »...

A step by step guide on how to crush your finals

A step by step guide on how to crush your finals

By Sarah Wagner

December 1, 2015

Ah, finals. A week of sweatpants and sweaty palms, Ticonderoga #2 pencils and ticking clocks. For some of you, this might be your first set of finals. For others, it might be your last. Either way, finals are intimidating. As someone nearing the end of my high school final exam career, here are a ...

Five ways to embrace fall

Five ways to embrace fall

By Chloe Davenport

November 11, 2015

The weather is finally getting colder, so here are the Oracle's tips for how to embrace the season.

How to beat the unbearable heat

A river freezes in Vail, Colo. One thing that might be helpful when trying to cool off at school is to imagine a scene like this in the cold. Photographer: Syd Stone '16.

By Sydney Stone

October 19, 2015

The beginning of fall can be brutal at Archer. Read More »

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