The Crusader

Nathan’s Naysay (Con)

Nathan Loeffler Malatesta '23, Staff Reporter

March 2, 2020

On Jan. 29, Archbishop Riordan High School announced its plan to become a coed school following the surprising closure of Mercy High School. Throughout this process of becoming coed, the administration created surveys–some of ...

Jamar’s Judgement (Pro)

Jamar Kittling '20, News Editor

March 2, 2020

The Archbishop Riordan community has been in tumult with the recent announcement that the school is accepting female students this coming fall. In such a decision, two things are in dire jeopardy: the long-standing legac...

Riordan Roundtable: Senioritis

Riordan Roundtable: Senioritis

Michael Gray '20, Opinion Editor

March 2, 2020

Athletes concerned about required game day attire

The Crusader Staff

November 1, 2019

In the last few years, our school has gone through several changes in its clothing policy. First it was the required A plus khakis, a mandate that caused many students to purchase several new articles of clothing in or...

Grading System Con

Dominic Borrego ’20, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2019

The grading policy of Archbishop Riordan has changed to be more focused on assessments, and less on practice assignments like homework. This new policy for all classes is not the positive change that some see it as. In classrooms...

Grading Policy Pro

Michael Gray '20, Opinion Editor

October 22, 2019

The recent change in the school’s grading system to a standards based policy, one with greater emphasis on assessments, has raised questions over the ability of such a program to enrich Riordan’s educational value. Although...

Spartan Spear: Vaping Epidemic

Spartan Spear: Vaping Epidemic

Christina Marie Green ’20

October 22, 2019

Riordan Roundtable: Vaping Epidemic

Riordan Roundtable: Vaping Epidemic

Matt Balmy ’21, Health and Science Editor

October 22, 2019

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