No Rest for Debaters

Washington Latin debaters performed well at the Ornstein Summer Debate Institute, competing against hundreds of children from the D.C. area. Ninth graders Jackson Lewis and D’Andre Person scored 11th overall in the varsity division. In the junior varsity...
Science Teachers in the Air

Science Teachers in the Air

Physics teachers Ms. Shapiro and Ms. Torrence, joined sixth grade science Ms. Dobler and Librarian Ms. Hamm at the Sandy Spring Adventure Park this summer for Teacher Appreciation Day. The teachers took a course to help prepare them for ropes climbing.  Students in...

Ancient Language Modern Traveler

Greek teacher Mr. Moore isn’t just a fan of Ancient Greece. He set some #globetrotting goals this summer with a trip to Peru, England, Ireland, Denmark, and Sweet.  Other international travelers this summer included history teacher Mr. Bhuva, who visited India,...
Graduating with Gratitude

Graduating with Gratitude

Graduation will take place next Monday, June 10th at UDC. The event will feature several important speakers including the speakers selected by the senior class. Seniors voted for Maya Woods-Arthur to be the student speaker and English teacher Ms. Seid to speak for the...
The Unofficial Start of Summer

The Unofficial Start of Summer

Fifth and Sixth grade students celebrated the end of their labors with Field Day competitions. Students competed in a buzz tournament and various sporting events. Sixth grader Nicholas Kempf won the Beep Tournament. The last day of classes for students was Thursday,...
Writers and Readers

Writers and Readers

Children’s book author Emma Otheguy read from her third book Silver Meadows Summer to the fifth graders last week, and she gave students advice about her writing process. She previously read last year to the fifth graders from her first book Marti’s Song...