Category Archives: Upper School

Just Throw In Whatever Is In The Pantry

By the time most Upper School students walk to McFall Hall, wait in line for their lunch, and shuffle between the many tables crammed…

Allen Chamberlain: Teacher, Librarian, Steward Of The Land

In her (almost) 30 years at Collegiate, Allen Chamberlain has made a lasting impact not only on Collegiate’s library, but also on…

New Faculty Profile: Dr. Leah Sievers

New to Collegiate School this year, Upper School English teacher Dr. Leah Sievers has been incorporating her expansive educational experiences into her…

Meet Soccer Star and Chicken Enthusiast Maisy Fling (’18)

Some know her as “Cornmais,” others know her as “Maizy,” and others don’t even know her at all. She’s new Collegiate junior Maisy…

A Young Refugee Perspective

The names of the children have been omitted for their protection. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on January 27, 2017,…

Kimberly Jeans: New Senior At Collegiate

Kimberly Jeans (‘17) is a new senior at Collegiate this year. Coming into a new school, especially as a senior, can be…

Five Minutes, 800 Words

Editors’ Note: The opinions published by The Match are solely those of the authors, and not of the entire publication, its staff,…

An Updated College Application Process

Editors’ Note: The opinions published by The Match are solely those of the authors, and not of the entire publication, its staff,…

Introduction To The Maker Movement: Build, RVA

Back in the 1970’s, Tinker toys and Erector sets were two of the most effective outlets for creative inspiration for kids. Where…

A Collegiate Chinese New Year Celebration

On Thursday, January 19, Lower Schoolers and Middle Schoolers involved in the Chinese program took part in the fourth annual Chinese New…