Sacred Heart Cathedral's student-run newspaper. We've got issues.

The Emerald

Sacred Heart Cathedral's student-run newspaper. We've got issues.

The Emerald

Sacred Heart Cathedral's student-run newspaper. We've got issues.

The Emerald

One of the many SHC banners around San Francisco (on Clement Street)

SHC Banners

Catherine Tsang '25, Staff Writer January 28, 2023

Most of us have seen the SHC banners around San Francisco, but what’s the story behind them? Mr. Mark Pardini, our school’s Creative Director in the Office of Communications and Marketing, reveals...

Kleon explaining his childhood sketches and inspirations.

SHC Reimagines Stealing With Austin Kleon

Isabella Rinaldi '24 and Courtney Mar-Lew '24 January 19, 2023

On Wednesday, November 16, SHC invited Austin Kleon as a guest speaker for a school-wide assembly. He shared stories about his childhood, creative growth, and rise to authorship, concluding with advice...

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SHC’s New Year’s Resolution

Isabella Rinaldi '24, Assistant Editor-In-Chief January 19, 2023

It’s that time of year again… As the holiday season comes to a close, with candy canes, cinnamon-scented candles, and snow-filled adventures going out the door, in comes the New Year, the breeze of...

Freshmen Perspective of The Play that Goes Wrong

Freshmen Perspective of The Play that Goes Wrong

Olivia Lombardini ‘26, Staff Writer January 16, 2023

The SHC Theatre Department wrapped up its final productions of the fall play, The Play That Goes Wrong, in November. With a talented cast and crew, amazing choreography, and a hilarious script, it’s...

Ms. Rader playing the piano for block 7 Concert Choir

New Teacher Interview: Ms. Lindsay Rader

Tess Corvera '26, Staff Writer December 10, 2022

Interview Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2022 Ms. Rader radiates positivity and enjoys sharing her love of music! She is a pianist for numerous SHC choirs and teaches AP Music Theory. The Emerald recently...

Students studying for finals in SHCs library.

Tips for New Students: Finals Edition

Following up on August’s Tips for New Students, the Emerald’s Leadership Team pulled together recommendations for finals studying as winter rolls around.   Lucrezia (Lulu) McClellan  ‘23: Head...

Interviewing the Cast of The Play That Goes Wrong

Interviewing the Cast of The Play That Goes Wrong

Elijah Langlois '24, Staff Writer December 7, 2022

Last month, SHC students put on a rendition of “The Play That Goes Wrong” written by Johnathan Sayer, Henry Shields, and Henry Lewis. This tells the story of a community theater putting on a play...

A selfie with Mr. Hong

Getting to Know Mr. Hong

Kaylyn Lee ‘24 December 5, 2022

Mr. Hong is a new teacher at SHC. He teaches U.S. History and Civics. Also, he is a moderator of the SHCP Speech and Debate Club. In this interview, he explains his journey as a teacher and his hobbies!  Kaylyn...

Mr. Rance smiling for a picture after his interview.

An Interview With Mr. Rance

Veronica Panina ‘26, Staff Writer November 29, 2022

Mr. Christon Rance ‘96 is an English and Social Studies teacher as well as a Varsity Football Coach. This is his first year teaching at SHC. He is very excited to be an active member of the SHC community...

Here are some highlights from the annual Bruce Mahoney rivalry between Sacred Heart Cathedral and Saint Ignatius on Friday, October 14th.

Highlights from the Football Bruce Mahoney

Roisin Gaffney , Guest Writer November 14, 2022

Here are some highlights from the annual Bruce Mahoney rivalry between Sacred Heart Cathedral and Saint Ignatius on Friday, October 14th.

Bruce Mahoney: Three Days Out

Bruce Mahoney: Three Days Out

Julia Frazier '25 and Lucy Rios '25 October 10, 2022

Julia Frazier '25 and Lucy Rios '25 take to the halls to find out how SHC gets pumped for the Bruce Mahoney.

The Walkathon Experience 2022

The Walkathon Experience 2022

Julia Frazier '25 and Lucy Rios '25 September 19, 2022

On location in Golden Gate Park, reporters Julia Frazier and Lucy Rios give us a taste of this year's Walkathon.

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