This summer we are replacing and upgrading the beloved Big Structure on the North Branch School playground. The first step was to take down the old to make way for the new. Then, after a few days of prep work, the footers went in today. We’ve had parents, grandparents, students, alums, former parents, and community […]
North Branch Middle School and Senior students received a Teaching Tolerance Education Grant for a Path to Peace project. Over several weeks, students and their advisory teachers brainstormed ideas for images and quotations that inspire, recognize diversity, equality and promote tolerance and peace. The groups then sketched out ideas and later, painted them on stones […]
This GratiTUdESDAY is about inspiration and action. After reading “I Am Malala,” April’s reading group decided to host a screening of the film “He Named Me Malala” to raise money for the Malala Fund. Join us at 6:30 this evening at NBS for the film.* Admission is by donation and the group also is accepting […]
How fortuitous! TeacherAppreciationDay is on a GratiTUdESDAY! We are SO grateful for all teachers today, but especially the North Branch School faculty, past and present. They are dedicated, creative, caring, and always go the extra mile for their students. Also, some take the directive to “be silly” very seriously. Thank a teacher in your life […]
Charlotte and the Seniors presented two showings of Robin Hood. It was musical, action-packed, and a lot of fun for the cast and audience. Enjoy some pictures from the Friday show!
Today’s GratiTUdESDAY reflections: At NBS, it takes everyone’s efforts – big or small – to support our students and teachers as they learn together. These photos of parents repairing, cleaning, and painting are from last Saturday’s Workday. Thank you to all of our families who contribute to these efforts during the year!
On this #GratiTUdESDAY, we celebrate 25 years of the North Branch Golf Classic. Over the years, this fabulous event has raised well over $100,000 in support of the students of NBS! Many thanks to the pros and crew of Stoney Creek Golf Course at Wintergreen Resort; to David Zunker, Jim Coyner, Brian Dickert, and David […]
North Branch sisters, Amory and Maggie, are a duo that packs quite a punch — and a roundhouse or axe kick. On Thursdays, you’ll find the family at Old Dominion Performing Arts Studio in Waynesboro being put through their paces by instructor Dave Fuqua. Once Maggie moves up to the next group, which she’s confident […]