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5 ways to be a good neighbor

5 ways to be a good neighbor

By Haley Kerner

March 17, 2015


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

On Dec. 8, 2014, the City of Los Angeles held a public hearing for neighbors of the school, current and past students, parents and other invested individuals to express their opinions on Archer Forward plan. Read More »...

OracleFeed: The Many E-Mails from Upper School Coordinator Kim Smith

OracleFeed: The Many E-Mails from Upper School Coordinator Kim Smith

By Helena Heslov

February 23, 2015


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

The Upper School desk is a dumping ground for lost cell phones, coffee mugs and jewelry. Upper School Coordinator Kim Smith is responsible for informing the Archer community of these lost items. Senior Rachel Magnin '15 said that she loves Smith's emails because "they bring a little light into ...

Seniors Reflect on Upcoming Graduation

Seniors Reflect on Upcoming Graduation

By Rachel Magnin

February 10, 2015


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

The students of the Class of 2015 are now in their second semester of senior year and will be starting the next chapter of their lives this May. The Oracle surveyed the class members to hear their opinions on their Archer experience and how they feel about their upcoming graduation. Read...

Procrasti-Nation

Procrasti-Nation

By Sarah Wagner

February 5, 2015


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

Ah, procrastination. Sadly, it's something that many of us are quite familiar with. At first, you have every intention to finish that assignment, but the next time you glance at the clock, it's hours later... Are Archer girls procrastinating at an extreme rate? What are their favorite kinds of pr...

8 Ways to Relieve Stress

8 Ways to Relieve Stress

By Isabelle Kantz

December 15, 2014


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Here are eight surefire ways to relax while everything around you seems to have a due date. Read More »

Gift Ideas for your family and friends for $50 or less

Gift Ideas for your family and friends for $50 or less

By Siena Deck

December 12, 2014


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

This holiday get your parents, siblings and BFF something meaningful that won't break the piggy bank.  Read More »...

Archer by the Numbers

Archer by the Numbers

By Sydney Stone

December 12, 2014


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

The Oracle surveyed 177 students for their favorite core subjects, favorite art forms and what sports they played — the remainder was determined with individual interviews. Enjoy! Correction: The number of Archer graduates since the first graduating class in 2001 has been corrected from 859 ...

6 Study Tools to Help You Get Through Finals

6 Study Tools to Help You Get Through Finals

By Sarah Wagner

December 11, 2014


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Are you struggling to stop procrastinating? Finding it hard to concentrate in total silence? These tools may be helpful to you.  To go to the websites mentioned, just click on the pictures from their sites. Read More »...

Top 3 Stay-cation Spots: 2014

Top 3 Stay-cation Spots: 2014

By Helena Heslov

December 4, 2014


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Many Archer girls may want to spend time with their families and friends during the holidays, but don't want to venture out of town. Why not travel to a local getaway near Los Angeles? Read More »...

5 Things to Get Excited About for Winter Break

5 Things to Get Excited About for Winter Break

By Sarah Wagner

December 4, 2014


Filed under LISTS, VOICES, WHIMSIES

The three weeks between Thanksgiving break and winter break can be stressful because of the pressure to finish strong and study for finals — there's absolutely nothing wrong with looking ahead a few weeks to another longer time of relaxation. Read More »...

How Archer Girls Spend Thanksgiving

How Archer Girls Spend Thanksgiving

By Sarah Wagner

November 20, 2014


Filed under VOICES, WHIMSIES

The Oracle surveyed the student body about their Thanksgiving plans— the following data is from the 143 responses received. ...

Gallery: Students Celebrate Halloween at School

Gallery: Students Celebrate Halloween at School

By Sydney Stone

November 18, 2014


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, VOICES, WHIMSIES

Here are some photos from the Halloween carnival and surrounding festivities.  

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