Hoop Happenings

Hoop Happenings

This week the Upper School Girls Varsity Basketball Team triumphed in the playoffs and will compete for the PCSAA Championship Sunday, February 26, against Friendship Collegiate. The game will be played at Trinity Washington University at 12 NOON. Trinity is located...
Open Mic in the Middle School

Open Mic in the Middle School

Middle schoolers put on their first after school coffee house, with a cappella singing, poetry, rapid-fire comedy, and dance routines on Thursday. The well-attended event in the MPR was organized by sixth grade English teacher Ms. Bloomfield and special education...
History Time Capsule

History Time Capsule

Ninth graders in Mr. Vanterpool’s English class visited the Decatur Carriage House on Tuesday as part of the “African Americans in the White House Neighborhood Program.” Students are researching the role of African Americans in Washington, D.C....
Some Assembly Required

Some Assembly Required

Students in the middle school met for our quarterly assembly to reflect on a value that binds the school together. For this month’s assembly, students and teachers alike touched on the notion of diversity. Director of Special Education Ms. Roberts spoke about...
The Scientific Method

The Scientific Method

Upper school and middle school students showcased their scientific experiments at our annual science fairs this month. Ninth graders in Mr. Torrence and Mr. Alpert’s physics classes experimented on everything from food additives to composting. Freshman Owen...