What’s Happening in Lower School – May 23, 2019

It’s hard to believe that the journey of learning and growing that we began together on August 22 is drawing to a close. In just two short weeks, our days will be filled with popsicles and swimming pools. In the meantime, Lower School students are enjoying these final days with field trips and special events […]

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What’s Happening in Middle School – May 23, 2019

Last week, middle school students had the opportunity to travel to Williamsburg for their end-of-year trip! They had the opportunity to explore Jamestown Settlement and Colonial Williamsburg. Students toured each area of Jamestown, trying their hand at grinding corn and scraping hides. They also learned about a mysterious incident involving John Smith, who was injured […]

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A Message from the Head – 5/16/2019

Those who attended this year’s Auction remember the “Head of School for a Day” experience. Today, Tyler Fox is serving as Head of School. Thus far, he has greeted your children with a handshake, decreed extra recess in TK-2nd grade, helped clear some bookshelves, and weighed in on a number of initiatives. If you have […]

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What’s Happening in Middle School – May 9, 2019

The middle school students are gearing up for their end-of-year trip next week! Each year of their middle school career, the students travel to a different location for their end-of-year trip. Last year the students visited Washington DC, and this year they will be visiting Williamsburg, Virginia. In addition to exploring the sites of Colonial […]

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What’s Happening in Lower School – May 9, 2019

Sometime in the last couple weeks, the inexorable turn toward summer commenced.  Sunblock and bubbles appeared at the drugstore. Hot, sweaty kids started begging for water at recess.  Talk of end-of-year trips like the GFGA (Great Fifth Grade Adventure, for the uninitiated) began to dominate conversations. Despite any summery distractions, Lower School students continue to […]

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Highlights from Grandparents and Special Friends Day

Grandparents and Special Friends Day – Thank you to Margaret Dean, Sheryl Blackwell, and all the volunteers who helped organize Grandparents Day! It was wonderful seeing family and loved ones on campus. Watch the clip below to see highlights from the performance inspired by the book When I Was Young in the Mountains.

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