• November 25, 2017

    Music with Jen

    Here is a look at one more of the electives offered this fall, Music with Jen. As Jen Tal explains, she didn't know exactly how it would take shape, but…
  • November 11, 2017


    Is it a noun, a verb, or an onomatopoeia? Maybe all of the above. Katrien's percussion class made good use of the boomwhackers --  lightweight, hollow, color-coded, plastic tubes that…
  • October 6, 2017

    K’nex Energy

    This week we take another look at one of the North Branch electives: K'Nex. This class has some Juniors from Wednesday group regularly join in the fun as well. Like…
  • September 21, 2017

    Art from Paper

    Every Wednesday, Seniors and Middle Schoolers get to do something a little different during their afternoon -- electives. This fall the options are Archery, K'Nex, Yearbook, Vocal Music, Percussion/Stick Dance,…
    Posted in: Art, Electives
  • June 1, 2014

    Last assembly of 2013-14 year

    The last assembly of this school year was held on Friday. Many things were shared: the Juniors played several recorder pieces, the Junk Fashion elective showed off their outfits, Oscar's…
    Posted in: Art, Electives
  • February 7, 2013

    Having fun at school

    Students have been involved in many eclectic activities this week when not engaged in their studies. Stuart's Wednesday group built a camp fire in the woods and spent time thinking…
  • November 14, 2012

    Wednesdays at North Branch

    Here are some pictures from today's Wednesday group and electives, and a few from weeks past. Wednesdays, for students 4th grade and younger, are optional at North Branch. Many  of…
  • May 19, 2012

    A musical assembly

    We were treated to several wonderful performances on Friday. The middle school ensemble played a medieval tune that was very well executed. We also heard both a cello and a…
  • March 11, 2012

    Assembly, March 9th

      We enjoyed an eclectic mix at Friday's assembly. Below are a mix of students, mostly Primary-Juniors, singing a round with Charlotte:   Here is Primary Two, sharing what they…

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