Watch on the Stage

Watch on the Stage

On Wednesday, seventh graders visited Arena Stage to view Lillian Hellman’s play Watch on the Rhine. The play takes place right before World War II and focuses on a young woman who escapes to the Washington, D.C. suburbs with her German husband. While her...
Tune in for Trivia

Tune in for Trivia

Members of the Quiz Bowl team, comprised of students in grades 5 through 12, will appear on It’s Academic, which will air on NBC 4 on Saturday, February 18 at 10:30 am. Seniors Alex Crute, Harry Warren, and junior Eric Wright competed in November against...
Unlocking Fences

Unlocking Fences

Juniors and seniors attended the movie Fences on Monday, based on the August Wilson play of the same name.  The play focuses on the struggle of an African American father in Pittsburgh in the 1950s named Troy, a fallen baseball hero. He finds himself in conflict with...
It is Easy to be Green

It is Easy to be Green

The Upper School Environmental Club harvested some of the latest greens from our tower gardens. The program uses hydroponic technology to grow greens in our hallways. The club filled several bags with rainbow and Swiss chard, oregano and basil. The Environmental Club...
Championship Challenge

Championship Challenge

On Tuesday, students in the upper school competed in the DCSAA Indoor Track Championships. Their team is coached by Mr. Callum. Senior Sam Mader finished 3rd in the boys 800m and senior James Medrano finished 3rd in the boys’ long jump.  Other senior athletes...