Experiential Learning

Experiential learning is part of every day in the Middle School. Students take an active role in their own learning, whether by designing and building a sustainable house, creating a cardboard roller coaster, or working on a grade-wide production of “The Tempest.” Along the way, they gain self-confidence and come to a greater understanding of themselves and their peers.

Capstone Experiences

Our faculty developed and implemented Capstone experiences because they wanted students to finish the school year in a way that made them truly excited to return in the fall. During those last 10 days, our students go on field trips and complete team-building activities that promote teamwork, independence, risk-taking and leadership skills. Middle School students will tell you this is their favorite part of the entire year.

Some of our activities and Capstone experiences include: