The Polygon: The Student Newspaper of Poly Prep Country Day School

Coronavirus Can’t Stop Commencement

Jack Boyle, Contributing Writer

June 5, 2020

As the world is adjusting to social distancing, the seniors have not forgotten about their commencement. Social distancing, however, is forcing the school to create new ways to celebrate the graduating seniors, given that a normal ce...

Students’ Procrastination in Quarantine

Tessa Marker, News Editor

June 1, 2020

Late April would normally be a hellish time for students across the nation. With the end of the year approaching, the weather warming, and AP exams drawing closer and closer, school work is typically not only more stressful but als...

Poly’s Kitchen

Tyson Boynton, Contributing Writer

May 16, 2020

There is much to appreciate about the Poly Prep Kitchen. It offers phenomenal food that is prepped in advance and ready to be hoovered down by hungry adolescents. In fact, it is one of the most critical components of every Po...

May Editorial Playlist

Editorial Staff

May 11, 2020

May Editorial Playlist Hypersonic Missiles by Sam Fender https://open.spotify.com/track/6CltzquypraYIlWFp48m1O?si=KHwUTjNlR_KpvRCz-pnCCg Malibu by Kim Petras https://open.spotify.com/track/31k41EAntOsjbRBcAASfiL?si=OZ8NI7OLRNiPb4iDi9aMvw Hunger by Florence + The Machine https://open....

Artist in Residence: Sarah E. Brook

Katie Futterman, Editor in Chief

April 23, 2020

When Director of Arts Research Robert Aberlin came across Sarah E. Brook’s public art project in the New York Times, he invited her to come to Poly as an artist-in-residence.  Aberlin said, “One of the purposes of Poly...

Foreign Pop Culture in the Classroom

Thalia Glyptis, Opinions Editor

April 23, 2020

On January 26th, my sister and I sat down to watch the 2020 Grammy Awards. Since both of us sing in a chorus and are interested in music, we never miss this annual event. To my surprise, Spanish singer Rosalía performed two o...

Our President, Vice President, and Spirit Captains

April 22, 2020

The Polygon would like to congratulate the new Student Body President Tae Kim-Grant, Student Body Vice President Talia Marash, and the Spirit Captains Lucas Yaffe and Gavin Mitchell. We all look forward to their leadership in...

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