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Keeping the Cup

Keeping the Cup

Nina Pastore, Staff Writer

January 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

On Saturday Jan. 7, 2017, the Berkeley Buccaneers faced off against the Tampa Prep Terrapins on Berkeley’s campus for the annual Headmasters’ Challenge. Winter athletes from Middle Division to Upper Division junior varsity and varsity to compete for their school to earn enough wins to hold onto the...

Pep Rally Builds Excitement

Pep Rally Builds Excitement

Nadia Al-Hassani, Staff Writer

January 12, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Jan. 6, 2017, all the student of Berkeley Preparatory School gathered for a pep rally in the Straz building prior to Headmasters’ Challenge at Berkeley the following day. All sports participating had their captains come down and the students practiced different cheers for Saturday’s games. The...

Are You Smarter Than a Berkeley Student?

Are You Smarter Than a Berkeley Student?

Raj Ghanekar, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase

Name this NBA center from Africa who is tied for the tallest player in NBA history, standing at 7 foot, 7 inches. The answer is Manute Bol. Did you know that? For most people, the answer is a resounding no. This year’s Fall Trivia Tournament, run by Berkeley’s History Bowl Club, showcased ma...

Rory Gilmore in Florida? How Chilton Holds Up Against Berkeley

Rory Gilmore in Florida? How Chilton Holds Up Against Berkeley

Isabella Schlact, Co-Editor-in-Chief

August 30, 2016


Filed under A&E

Was Rory Gilmore's journey at Chilton similar to yours?

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Ceremony for the Recognition of Excellence

Ceremony for the Recognition of Excellence

May 26, 2016


Filed under Features

On April 26, Berkeley awarded students with book awards from various colleges, effort awards and other awards unique to Berkeley, such as the Headmaster's Trophy.

Fanfare’s Top 6 Back-to-School Moments

Fanfare’s Top 6 Back-to-School Moments

Photographs by Janae Noah and Maya Ellis

August 26, 2014


Filed under Features

The seniors adjust to their new role as the leaders on campus.   The youngest and oldest at Berkeley, the kindergartners and the seniors, enjoy the first all-school convo of the year.     The all-school convo also saw the induction of the new chaplain, Chaplain ...

Upper Division Welcomes New Director

Upper Division Welcomes New Director

Austin Cuervo, Staff Writer

April 21, 2014


Filed under News

As current UD Director Hugh Jebson moves on to become Assistant Headmaster next year, Berkeley will welcome Ryan Jordan to replace him as the new head of the Upper Division. Jordan will start this summer on July 1, allowing him to get acquainted with his new position before the start of the 2014-2015...