Where Every Child is Known and Inspired to Excel, to Lead, to Care

  • Interscholastic athletics (Fall, Winter, Spring)
  • 6th, 7th, & 8th Grade musical
  • 8th Grade public speaking course & culminating speech contest
  • Reading Shakespeare each year beginning in 6th
  • YSOP (8th Grade community service overnight)
  • Student Council and Executive Board
  • Elective clubs (Interact, Amnesty International, Sustainability, Yearbook, Rocketry, Lit Magazine, etc)
  • Faculty-student advisory program
  • Multi-day trips (6th to Frost Valley, 7th to Boston, 8th to Washington DC)
  • Dances, talent shows
  • “Best Of” Science Labs (“Brownie Lab" in 7th, “Sludge Project" in 8th)
  • English and History classes around communal "Harkness Table" for discussion-based learning
  • “The Lunch Quiz" at each Thursday's advisory lunch