College on the Horizon

College on the Horizon

Wednesday Sophomores and Juniors will attend a college fair at Thurgood Marshall Academy. More than 50 colleges will participate. Students will enjoy the opportunity to speak with members of the admissions staff, ask questions about college life, and get a feel for...
Salute to Our Seniors

Salute to Our Seniors

On Wednesday at 7:00pm, the Music Department honor the 24 musical seniors in the 4th Annual Senior Honors Concert. Students will sing songs by the Beatles, Palestrina, Ben E. King, Lionel Hampton, and Gershwin, as well as Broadway hits from the plays Dreamgirls,...
Workers’ Rights Examined

Workers’ Rights Examined

The 8th grade History simulation on the assemblyline continued this week, as students practiced designing shirt waists on an assemblyline and Ms. Coppola-Klein acted the role of Boss Lady. Real life manufacturing challenges included limited workplace quality of life...
Echoes of Nature

Echoes of Nature

This week the seventh graders will embark on the annual trip to Echo Hill on Wednesday and return at 3:45 on Friday. The Echo Hill Outdoor School is located in Kent County, Maryland and offers courses in Survival, Aqualogy, Adventure (low-ropes course) and Bay Studies...
On Track For a Great Season

On Track For a Great Season

Last week’s track meets for the middle school boys and girls’ team showed fast feet and high jumps, starting the season off strong!  In the girls’ meet at Holton Arms, eighth grader Zoe Edelman arrived in second place for her finish on the 1600 and...
Dressed Up For Dinner

Dressed Up For Dinner

Fifth and sixth graders will have their semiannual Dinner and a Movie night on Friday. The event, which is organized by the Parent Association, features a themed setting, complete with table clothes and flowers to set the mood. Students will meet and eat in the MPR...