Entries by Staff

Becoming a National Merit Finalist

Recently Mike Downs, Class of 2017 was asked to share what it takes to achieve National Merit Finalist status.  This is his story. “Accomplishing a large and improbable feat requires motivation, dedication, time and a visible success point. I was fortunate enough to be motivated by my eighth grade teacher and other adults around me […]

Spirit week fun

The student council planned a spirit week for the school.  It gives everyone a chance to dress out in something other than school dress.  Monday was Disney day, Tuesday-20th century day, Wednesday-Christmas day, Thursday-Tacky day,  Friday-school spirit/wild hair day.  Wednesday the students were provided a pancake breakfast with the help of Mrs. Johnson.  There was […]

Remodeling project becomes reality on Giving Tuesday

Mrs. Teleah Valles-Peters, Director of Development, kicked off a day long fundraising effort at chapel on Monday in partnership with the Bill and Melinda Foundation and Facebook Foundation to raise 25,000 for a remodeling/update of the lunch room.  On Tuesday morning students and staff were encouraged to make a Facebook fundraising page and to contact […]