Last week, a fierce dodgeball competition marked the end of our year long school spirit competition. From Winter Wonder Week events to Metaphysical Pursuit to feats of athleticism, all the grades competed with excellence. Congratulations to the 10th grade for their Quest victory!
Come out and support our Tempest squads this week! Both the boys lacrosse and girls soccer teams are ranked fourth as we head into the VISAA Division II State Tournament.
Dr. Nicholas Jones from the Naval Surface Warfare Center visited the 10th grade chemistry classes to talk about his work as a Materials Engineer and do some demonstrations. He showed students what happens when objects are exposed to extreme temperatures, how to turn themselves into human speakers, and why car suspension systems use magnetorheological dampers […]
Today was our annual Feria, an opportunity for students to sign up for individual courses put on by faculty in areas outside the curriculum. This year, topics included a mock trial, partner painting, physics experiments, poetry, cheesemaking, Gregorian chant, and cartography.
Shots from today’s final Tempest Week competition, a tug-of-war. Congratulations to the ninth grade on the victory!
The most electrifying moments of today’s Tempest Week tug-of-war competition came from the small but mighty seventh grade. Ninth grade placed first, tenth grade placed second, and the seventh grade clinched the third place spot.
What was life like in a medieval court? This week, the eighth-graders enjoyed a banquet as lords and ladies of the realm in their Medieval History class. They feasted, enjoyed musical entertainment, and competed in an archery contest.