News & Events

  • Waldorf High School Senior Profiles, Class of 2015 Sergei Carty will attend the STEM Starter Academy at Berkshire Community College next fall, where he plans to begin his education in engineering. He interned this year at Charles Flint Fine Art & Antiques in Lenox. Last year he accompanied our school trip to Cuba. Lilye Chapman plans to write next year while learning more about ...
  • Chemistry field trips Chemistry field trip to the Barrington Brewery. (Students thought it was funny to take Mr. Sagarin’s picture next to the blackboard…) Brewer Andy Mankin took an hour to explain the chemistry of beer brewing to our students, including a peek through a microscope at yeast reproducing. We sampled malt and mash and foam and hops ...
  • End of school year activity Lots going on as the end of the school year approaches! Here’s some of it. Oil painting outdoors with Ms. Barton; casting a footprint in plaster as part of forensic science with Ms. Genco; dissecting an owl pellet (poop) in ecology with Ms. Magadini, and two students of Snowden Wright reading their work.
  • U.S. History Since 1900 creative projects Two examples of 9th grade creative projects from a recent seminar, U.S. History Since 1900. Both are copies of Norman Rockwell paintings. Solomon Bennett’s, “The Problem We All Live With,” shows Ruby Bridges on her way to school in New Orleans in 1960 (we’ve included only a detail of the work). Ruby Lamond’s copy of ...
  • Arsenic and Old Lace photos Photos from our recent performance of “Arsenic and Old Lace,” April 17-19.
  • 9th and 10th grade hiking photos Photos from the 9th and 10th grade hike of the Monadnock-Sunapee Greenway in southern New Hampshire, April 27-May 1. More than 25 students hiked 50 miles in 5 days, and divided into smaller groups to cook for each other. Krista Palmer, Warren Palmer, and Lisl Hofer chaperoned the trip. (Photos by Lisl Hofer.)
  • Class of 2015 studies astronomy and metal work with Michael D’Aleo The Class of 2015 just completed a “mini-block” with Michael D’Aleo, studying astronomy all morning (and night), and metal work all afternoon. Here are the survivors (some had to leave early) with Mr. D’Aleo and their copper work, including stones (and a coin) that they set and attached themselves at Peter Barrett’s metal shop.
  • Snowden Wright reads from his work at The Mount Snowden Wright reads from his work at The Mount on a beautiful Saturday afternoon, May 9. About 40 attended the reading to appreciate his sparkling prose, good humor, and audacious subjects and points of view.
  • Ninth and Tenth Grades are off to hike the Monadnock-Sunapee Greenway Ninth and Tenth Grades are off to hike the Monadnock-Sunapee Greenway in southern New Hampshire this week with Krista Palmer, Warren Palmer, and Lisl Hofer. Wishing them clear weather and warm temperatures!
  • Stone Court Writer-in-Residence Reads From His Work Snowden Wright, Stone Court Writer-in-Residence reads from his work on Saturday, May 9, 2015, 3 pm at The Mount, 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox, MA 01240. Visit EdithWharton.org or call 413.551.5100 for more information. Admission FREE. Praise for Wright’s work: “Fervent, musical prose… extraordinary imagination and soul.” – Will Allison, author of The Long Drive home Snowden Wright, Stone ...