Category Archives: Lower School

News from the Lower School

Virtual Reality Teaches History In Third Grade

By William Fallon Ever since the beginning of Collegiate’s STEAM program, STEAM Coordinator and engineering and robotics teacher Daniel Bartels has been…

Who Is LaNessa West?

By Aadam Samee “I don’t know that I would say that any day is normal! My schedule is really never the same,”…

Lockdown: Safety at Collegiate

By Zach Bostic On the morning of Monday, November 6, Collegiate School participated in a Lockdown Drill to help the campus prepare…

Kindergarten Field Trip: Carter Mountain

By Jake Darling On what was described as a cold, wet, and rainy day, Collegiate kindergarteners took their first field trip. At…

An Overview of Music Education at Collegiate

By Zach Bostic Unbeknownst to the public, Collegiate kindergartners can, in fact, pronounce “Glockenspiel”—a small percussion instrument comprised of metal bars that…

Capstones: A New Era at Collegiate

The class of 2017 will be the last class to have Senior Projects in their current form. These projects are meant to give…

The Kindergarten Life

What’s going on in the kindergarten world? On Friday, March 17, I visited the kindergarten classrooms of Molly Revere & Aster Kidane (my…

Joey’s Pizza

As I walk into the Junior Kindergarten “Maple” room (Luck Hall 100) I am greeted by a flurry of five highly energetic,…

A Glimpse Into Dana Dumont’s Lower School Morning Art

As I walked down to the Lower School to observe art teacher & Visual Arts Department Chair Dana Dumont’s morning art class,…

Lower School Tackles Food Waste Problem

Last spring, students in Katie Musick’s third grade class discovered an article about food waste in a Time for Kids Magazine that…