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Annual Performing Arts Concert

Our annual Performing Arts Concert for grades 8 through 12 took place the Zankel Music Center on the Skidmore College campus last night, and it did NOT fail to impress. From a powerful violin solo from the soundtrack of Schindler's List and a Eurythmy piece set to a poem from Martin Luther King, Jr., to excerpts from The Sound of Music and My Fair Lady, to an infection music ensemble jam -- our students hard work shined on stage from the first set to the last. You can catch the whole show on the Zankel's Livestream link. Congratulations to our students and the faculty who work with them!

Sixth Grade Geology Goes Deep!

As part of their geology block with Mrs. Ravenstar, Grade 6 had the opportunity to spend a day last week exploring a limestone cave system in Clarksville with Adventure In Adventure Out guides. This opportunity to delve 40 feet deep into the earth not only gave them a muddy hands-on perspective on the fossils, under ground rivers, and layers of bedrock we walk upon in our region, it also tested their comfort zones and gave them the opportunity to embrace a grand adventure. "In many ways, this content rich and experiential learning mirrors the inner development of the 6th grade student," noted Mrs. Ravenstar. "They are experiencing new emotional waters that have an effect on them, changing th

Grand Finales to Their Waldorf Educations!

No room for senioritis for these students. Our 12th graders have been working hard on their senior projects -- the capstone experience of their Waldorf education! Last week, they presented to the whole school community what they learned while tackling some pretty ambitious projects -- from building a log cabin by hand, to producing a short documentary on the impact of plastic on our oceans, to creating a video game, to converting a stock Jeep to an off-road vehicle. Fashion, music, film, pottery, aviation, glass, jewelry, Polynesian culture and more were covered. The senior project is looked upon as the culmination of the student’s Waldorf education experience and demonstrates the ability to

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