ATW Day 5: A Memorable Experience

5/25/2018 – On Thursday, the last day of Academic Travel Week, students wrapped up their adventures and travelled home to families and a school community that were excited to welcome them home!  Everyone returned safely, with the 7th graders the last to return at 1:00am.  On the final day of ATW, st…

ATW Day 4: We Spy a Camel, Seagulls, and a President!

5/24/2018 – Day four of Academic Travel Week brought some unique sightings including a camel in Amish Country, agressive seagulls on the Jersey Shore, and President Trump boarding Marine 1!  Read on for all the details…     Seventh Grade: Gettysburg, PA & New York by Mrs. Hawkins Kne…

ATW Day 3: Learning, Work…and MUD!

5/23/2018 – It’s Day Three of Academic Travel Week and the students seem to have settled into their routine of learning and work.  Seventh graders explored the Gettysburg Battlefield, Tenth Graders visited a Battle Tower in Quebec, Seniors walked the High-Line and saw Phantom of the Opera, and Ninth…

ATW Day 2: Getting to Work

5/22/2018 – It’s day two of Academic Travel Week and our Upper School students are getting to work!  Eighth graders explored the many monuments of Washington, D.C., our Freshmen collected and studied organisims from Chincoteague Bay, and our Seniors reflected on the tragdey of 9/11 at the museum in…

ATW Day 1: The Adventures Begin!

5/21/2018 – And they’re off!  The Seniors, Juniors, Freshmen and Eighth graders all departed for Academic Travel week learning adventures on Saturday and Sunday.  They have arrived safely at their destinations and are off to a great start!  Read on for summaries and photos from each class.  …

Academic Travel Week 2018 is Here!

5/21/2018 – Students in grades 7-12, along with our dedicated Upper School faculty, are taking their learning on the road this week! Students will have the opportunity to experience hands-on learning in real and meaningful ways. Here is a sneak peek at where students are headed this week:  …