Southlands Spotlight: Sage Vargas

Southlands would like to highlight a student that lets his actions speak for himself. This week, we would like to introduce senior, Sage Vargas. Sage found the Southlands family through a close family friend. After engulfing himself in the culture of SCS, Sage pointed out that the people who make up the school are [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Francesca Koch

words & photo by: Matthew Herrera There is no age requirement when it comes to being an amazing student, and that’s the mentality Francesca Koch carries in her daily life. We want to take some time to highlight Frankie! She is currently in the 8th grade, but has been at Southlands since preschool. When [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Osaar “Coach O” Rasshan

Have you heard of the phrase “BuyIn” on campus? Well, the man that’s responsible for that famous phrase here at SCS is Osaar Rasshan, also known as Coach O, and he’s our Southlands Spotlight for this week! Coach O actually had been given the opportunity to attend Southlands during his Sophomore year, but decided [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Xander Xu

Words & photo by Matthew Herrera Our spotlight this week is a special one for sure! The Southlands Spotlight is meant to highlight individuals who have impacted the SCS family in a positive way. With that in mind, we would love to highlight SCS Senior, Xander Xu. He found this family by a friend’s [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Laura Browder

photo and words by: Matthew Herrera This week’s Southland Spotlight is about a passionate coach who is changing not only her team, but the whole school! We want to spotlight Coach Laura Browder! She found the SCS family through her friend, who recommended Southlands to her. When speaking about Southlands, she mentioned that it [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Mary Sheriff

words by: Matthew Herrera     photo courtesy of: Mary Sheriff On this week’s Southlands Spotlight, we would like to go ahead and highlight the famous Mrs. Sheriff! You might know her as your former teacher or principal or your current student leadership director. Regardless of the title you know her by, it is obvious [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Miss Leo

words & photo by: Matthew Herrera This Monday we would like to put the spotlight on our favorite librarian, Miss Leo! She found Southlands through her friend Mrs. Sino-Cruz, and began by taking part in our summer camp program. Since the start of her journey here at Southlands, her new favorite part of her [...]

Southlands Spotlight: Connor Taylor

words & photo by: Matthew Herrera This Monday, Southlands would like you to meet Connor Taylor, who will be a senior this upcoming school year. Connor has been at Southlands since first grade, and has excelled not only in academics but in athletics as well. He’s known by his peers as being kind, patient, [...]