The 1600

Marin Academy's Student Newspaper

The 1600

The 1600

MA Café Lunch Line, Jan. 2023.
An Intense Criticism of the MA Lunch Line System
Nate M. '24, Writer, Opinion | November 25, 2022

Let me set the scene.  You are standing in our infamous MA lunch line. You stand and you stand, but somehow time itself begins to warp and...

Banned Books Illustration
Banned: Books, Politics, and Identity
Helena P. '24, Narrative Writer | November 2, 2022

I remember in middle school when my teachers called our entire class in. It was a sunny crisp September morning: the day that they gave us a...

From Crepes to Tenders: 7 Excellent Restaurants Near MA
From Crepes to Tenders: 7 Excellent Restaurants Near MA
Kate L. '24, Writer, Community and Athletics | December 16, 2021
Is Yerba Maté MA’s Most Popular Beverage?
Is Yerba Maté MA’s Most Popular Beverage?
Avery T. '25, Writer, Opinion and Entertainment | December 16, 2021
The MA Taiko ensemble performing at the Fall Dance Assembly
The Fall Dance Assembly From a Performer’s Perspective
Anaya E. | January 27, 2023

We opened the show: 10 nervous freshman girls wielding wooden sticks and large drums. All semester, we’d been building up to this moment in...

Calpulli Tonalehqueh performing on the Championship Field
Aztec Dance Group Comes to MA for Latine Heritage Month
Kate L. , Community Writer | October 25, 2022

On October 3, students, faculty, and staff gathered on the field to watch a San Jose-based Aztec dance group named Calpulli Tonalehqueh perform....

Club Spotlight: Council on Sustainability
Club Spotlight: Council on Sustainability
Finn D. '24, Co-Editor in Chief and Writer | February 14, 2022
Last school year, Marin Academy’s environmental club, historically known as “Climate Action” seemed to be graduating alongside its senior (class of 2021) leaders and long-loved faculty advisor and science...
Art and Spirituality Meet in This Local Gallery-Boutique
Arts
Art and Spirituality Meet in This Local Gallery-Boutique
Anaya E. '26 | January 27, 2023

The Eleventh House, only a 10 minute drive from MA, features art and metaphysical goods from local female artisans. Before you even walk in,...

One of Kate L.s 24 collages.
Art as an Escape
Kate L. '24 | January 27, 2023
Day 17: Fowl
A Look at Some Spooky Inktober Creations
Zoe A. , Cartoon Artist | November 2, 2022
The last MA Mens Volleyball team in 2000
Men's Volleyball is Back!
Sterling C. , Athletics Writer | November 2, 2022

In the iconic words of Eminem, “Guess who’s Back?” The answer, so it seems, is Men's  Volleyball, because after a 20 year hiatus it’s...

History Made: MA Girls LAX Win
History Made: MA Girls' LAX Win
Sam E. '24, Writer, Athletics | May 23, 2022

In mid-March 2020, the MA girls lacrosse season was canceled just a few weeks into their season. No senior night, league...

On the New Aquatic Center: Opportunities, Delays, and Anticipation
On the New Aquatic Center: Opportunities, Delays, and Anticipation
Finn D. '24 , Co-Editor in Chief and Writer, Opinion and Community | February 14, 2022

Driving or walking along 5th Avenue in San Rafael, have you ever wondered why there is a large hole in the ground?...

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