Convening our Community

Convening our Community

In the second annual Convocation, the students in all grades met in the gym to welcome the new school year. The Jazz Band performed, and student speakers included senior Jay Antoine, tenth grader Kimberly Montpelier, ninth grader Niko Davis and eighth grader Luca...
Thinking About Tech

Thinking About Tech

On Tuesday students celebrated their hard work over the summer staying screen-free as part of Ms. Smith’s No Tech Tuesday Challenge. In a middle and upper school assembly, 38 eighth and ninth graders were commended and rewarded for living tech-free on 11...
Reading and Riding

Reading and Riding

Upper School English teacher Ms. Collins visited Europe to enjoy the thrills of new knowledge and the open road. First, she attended the 19th annual International Conference on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in Paris, France, where she took classes about...
Back to Where it Started

Back to Where it Started

Chinese teacher and modern languages chair Chrissy Stouder Smith took part in a three week trip to Japan this summer. As a high school student, Ms. Stouder spent a year with a host family in Japan. Growing up in Indiana, the trip to Japan opened a world of opportunity...
A Common Language

A Common Language

Ninth graders Jia Fleming, Marissa Shoag, and Catherine Sherman took part in the Concordia Language Camp for two weeks over the summer. The program included a Chinese  immersion and also forced them to turn in their cell phones, so they wouldn’t be compelled to...