Category: Lorica Nostra

Ludi Octobres 2015

On October 31st, Menlo’s Junior Classical League partnered with the Stanford Classics department to host Ludi Octobres on the Stanford Campus for all of the JCL chapters of Northern California. Menlo hosted some long-time veterans of Ludi, such as Miramonte, Harker, La Entrada, Bentley, Head Royce, and some newcomers to Ludi as well, including Basis Independent School, John Adams Academy,… Read more →

Christmas Party

On December 3rd, Menlo JCL hosted our annual Christmas party at the Redwood Family House. Each family got to pick out their own christmas tree and set of ornaments, and we brought and decorated a tree for the center too. The kids (and parents) had fun making ornaments with paint and glitter, creating snowman photo frames for polaroid photos, and… Read more →

NJCL 2015 Convention

Menlo had a great week at the NJCL Convention at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas this year! Although everyone’s brains were half-fried from sleep deprivation and the daily 90˚F+ heat, we were able to pull home some awards on the state, school, and individual level. California was able to get 3rd place in Advanced Certamen, 9th place in State… Read more →