Sixth-grader Charlotte Mayer will be taking a memorable trip this summer. She has been invited to the world headquarters of the World Wildlife Fund in Washington, D.C. in late August to interview the organization’s President & CEO Carter Roberts.
New Canaan Country School’s Interim Head of School Peter O’Neill encouraged the 47 ninth grade graduates of the Class of 2015, whom he nicknamed “the rock stars,” to continue to “reflect upon the values that were developed here” at the school’s Closing Exercises on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. View the slideshow.
New Canaan Country School won several top honors in French language at the Grand Concours Prize Ceremony sponsored by the Connecticut chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French on May 21 at Amity High School.
On June 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Delete Blood Cancer is holding a bone marrow drive at Woodway Country Club in Darien to find potential donors for Kendra Seth and others like her fighting blood cancer. (New Canaan Advertiser, June 4, 2015)
During the Peopling of America study, the third grade learned how resilience plays a role in who we are as Americans. They made a “Resilience Quilt” inspired by traditional quilt squares, used to guide slaves escaping on the Underground Railroad.