On Wednesday, the Seniors (5th-6th) went to the Fralin Art Museum in Charlottesville to look at several exhibits. They each chose a piece of art that inspired them and took notes on it. They will turn those notes into a finished story or poem that will be entered in the annual Writer’s Eye Competition. The […]
On Thursday, the 7th and 8th graders, along with Katrien, Jennifer and Margaret, visited Triple C Challenge Course just outside of Charlottesville. We spent the day solving problems as a team in a variety of physical elements. The counselors were fabulous and did a wonderful, entertaining job guiding the group through the course. Students spent […]
Many thanks to Deana Tipler for providing these photos of the middle school trip to the Chesapeake Bay.
Normally, I like to post things chronologically, but I can’t resist putting this video up. Special thanks to Deana Tipler for filming this and giving me a copy so that I can share it here. Below, you see the 7th and 8th graders, with their teachers and chaperones, diving into the marsh muck on Smith […]
On Wednesday, the Senior class took a trip to the Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond. It was a gorgeous day, and the class ate lunch outside and played games near the sculpture garden. Then we went inside for a guided tour through the Egyptian, Greek and Roman exhibits. It was fascinating for the students […]