Congratulations, Rainier Scholars!

Denisse A. S., Rainier Scholar and EW Class of 2017 alum, was chosen as Class Speaker for the Lakeside School commencement ceremony. You can read her powerful spoken word address here. She will be attending Wellesley College in the fall. Scholar and EW ’17 alum, Lesley K. recently graduated from Kennedy High School. She was…

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Congratulations Falcons, Class of 2021!

In rain, sunshine, and wind, this year’s graduates were given quite the send-off! We were so excited to be able to celebrate the  Class of 2021 with a one-of-a-kind commencement ceremony to end their one-of-a-kind year. For the first time in years, families gathered on our campus for the commencement ceremony. The Faculty Speaker, as…

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8th Graders Complete Change the World Projects

Though many things were different this year, our 8th-grade students were able to complete their annual projects. In groups, students choose a topic critical to their local community and explore social advocacy to Change the World.   As part of the project, students create a plan of action, including researching current legislation and heightening public awareness.…

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Spotlight on 7th Grade English-Graphic Novels!

English Program Spotlight: 7th Grade English has jumped into a new project: graphic novels! Students are excited to be reading graphic novels in book clubs. As they read, students will look for a real-life person who shows up as a character in their book. Once they’ve chosen someone, students will “pitch” their idea to a…

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Preparing for a Lifetime of Adventure

Last week, an article in Parent Map offered a suggestion for a family activity, snowshoeing! Did you know that Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing have always been a vital part of our program? We believe in these activities for a few reasons: They’re inexpensive and accessible. Both sports require little expense to get started! We have a…

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