Fast Flyers

The upper school frisbee team has had a fast-paced season, winning 8 out of 9 games, besting Sidwell, Maret, School-Without-Walls and other competitive schools. The only loss so far this season has been against Field in the re-match after an original win.  As a result...

A League of Their Own

Upper school students will attend the National High School Model Arab League conference on Friday at Georgetown. The event is a simulation of the Arab League.  Our school will represent Qatar on councils such as environmental, political and social affairs in the Arab...

Poetry Springs Eternal

Librarians Ms. Hamd and Ms. Abercrombie adorned the hallways with poetry for National Poetry Month. Students and teachers were treated to printouts of poetry by Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Robert Frost and many others on the walls and bathroom stalls. April is...

We Wear the Mask

Students in Ms. Stephens’ art classes created plaster masks for the 8th grade fourth quarter project. The masks related to the thematic study of Identity. Students painted and constructed images that either express something about their identities or showcase a...
Thinking About Theology

Thinking About Theology

Mr. Day’s upper school elective course “Comparative Religions,” took its second field trip to visit religious places of worship. The class visited the 6th and I Synagogue to meet with one of the rabbis and discuss the historic building and its...