NBS Middle Schoolers created online collage slides to illustrate each line of the poem “An Invitation to Brave Space” by Micky ScottBey Jones. Follow the slides to read the poem and see the students’ interpretations. The poem in its entirety is posted lasted. The Middle Schoolers both captured the essence of the poem and made […]
Several North Branch classes created works of art from the amazing colors and blooms of September. Primary Yellow designed self-portraits from items found in nature, while the Seniors took inspiration from artist Andy Goldsworthy. As the students watched this two-minute video – Andy Goldsworthy Land Art & Environmental Art – the sounds of “Wow!” “Whoa!” […]
From the NBS Board of Trustees: The North Branch School Board is very pleased to announce that school will open on Monday October 5 with our in-person hybrid plan. The Board’s decision to open was informed by the dedicated work of our advisory committee on campus reopening, which studied in detail the metrics from Thomas […]
Optional outdoor activities began this week as a supplement to online learning. The goal is to have some fun, physically distant, social time for children. It’s been so great to hear the sound of children’s laughter echoing all over campus as they played on the playground, explored the gardens, observed insects under the microscope, and […]
Happy First Day of School! As classes begin today, some of our teachers are greeting students from the classroom and some from their homes, but all are ready to provide engaging, meaningful experiences whether we are virtual or in person. Here are a few photos from this morning’s start and Tuesday’s Drive-Thru Meet & Greet.