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Cornelia Connelly, founder of the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, is pictured in an undated painting by Ellen Cooper.
Cornelia Connelly’s Family History of Enslaving People to be Included Across Mayfield Senior’s Four Year Curriculum
Gracie Sandman, Managing Editor-In-Chief • February 28, 2021

Institutional racism remains a major challenge faced by elite private schools, which are struggling to find solutions. Understanding and acknowledging the scope of this challenge underlies the formulation...

Letter From The Editors: March 24, 2021
Letter From The Editors: March 24, 2021
Grace Fontes and Keara Keelty March 24, 2021

Celebrating the Strength of Mayfield Students (ONE year since March 13th) A year of loss. Of change. Of struggle. March 13th, 2021 marked one...

Body Language: The Nonverbal Method of Communication
Body Language: The Nonverbal Method of Communication
Mia Maalouf, Columnist • March 14, 2021

Raised eyebrows and the side eye. Just one look and my mom and I know what the other is thinking.  Communication is often deemed one of the...

Letter From The Editors: February 28, 2021
Letter From The Editors: February 28, 2021
Gracie Sandman, Managing Editor-In-Chief • February 28, 2021

February is a month filled with flowers, chocolates, and love. It’s a month to share valentines, celebrate new and old romances, and watch...

Selfie with the 2019-2020 season softball team.
A Softball Player's Perspective - New CIF Guidelines
Keara Keetly, Opinion Editor • February 23, 2021

PASADENA, CA -- I could have never imagined a softball season such as this one. Last week, I sat at my desk on a Wellness Wednesday afternoon,...

Mayfield
14 Hours of Math: Mayfield Cubs Compete in M3 Challenge
Hannah Sherman, Mayfield Crier Online Editor • March 24, 2021

Imagine it is almost 7:00 a.m. on a Saturday. You sit down at your desk and log into Zoom to see four other faces that appear groggy but determined....

Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy.
Andy Jassy Taking on CEO Role of Trillion Dollar Company
Heidi Teng, STEM Reporter • February 28, 2021

Jeff Bezos announced in February his plan to step down from Amazon CEO to executive chairman. In his new role, Bezos will provide leadership...

Mayfield-themed zoom background used during Spirit Week 2021. Graphic by Hannah Sherman
Spirit Week 2021 was Virtually Everything it was Meant to Be
Hannah Sherman, Mayfield Crier Online Editor • February 28, 2021

Spirit Week is one of the most iconic Mayfield Traditions. Every year, student council plans a week of themed days where cubs come to school...

Ringing in a Beloved Tradition
Ringing in a Beloved Tradition
Bella Tiner, News and Features Co-Editor • February 28, 2021

Ring night is no doubt a cornerstone of the Mayfield high school experience. When the COVID pandemic hit in early 2020, effectively postponing...