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...

Virtual Poly

Virtual Poly

March 14, 2020

A Start is Not Enough

Julia Zrihen and Katie Futterman

February 11, 2020

Our January issue is filled with reflections on Poly’s diversity initiatives in response to last year’s blackface incident. The biggest weakness in the past year is the lack of a course that explicitly addresses race.  ...

Student Opinion: Diversity Initiatives

Kayla Thompson, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2020

On January 18th, 2019, members of the student body were tired of being silenced by administrators and peers who did not value their voices. Students and faculty alike were stunned by the circulation of a blackface video involving ...

“It’s our beginning”: Mr. Barzdukas on Diversity

Julia Zrihen, Editor in Chief

February 4, 2020

The Polygon editors sat down with Head of School Audrius Barzdukas to discuss the events of last January, and what the school has done since.  Barzdukas reflected on how he felt during the walk-out and sit-in last January. ...

Assistant Head of School and Academic Dean
Lori-Anne Brogdon

Dr. Brogdon DEPARTS

May 30, 2019

Raquel Thompson contributes to the conversation at the library forum on Wednesday, January 23.

Alumna Weighs In

March 1, 2019

Hung Bui starts his first full academic year.

Bui Meets the Poly World

October 3, 2018

Head of School Audrius Barzdukas speaks to the Middle and Upper Schools at the Opening Assembly on September 5, 2017.

Back at Poly

September 15, 2017

Poly Commemorates 9/11

Poly Commemorates 9/11

September 13, 2017

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