Author: Emma Smith

This week in middle school social studies

Week of March 30 This week in US history, students are learning about the rapid changes and economic growth that came with the 1950s. Monday & Tuesday, March 30th & 31st – The Affluent Era  Students will have the opportunity

Social Studies Update

Middle School This week, middle school students have continued learning about the Cold War. Their focus shifted from a global perspective to what was happening in the United States, allowing them to zoom in on the situation and see what

Checking In

Upper School, We hope you’ve all enjoyed the break this week! We wanted to let families know that the Upper School team will be meeting virtually on Monday and sharing information about the Upper School distance learning plan by the

Spirit Week!

Summit Spirit Week 2020 Next week is Summit Spirit Week! Show off your Raven pride in our special themed days! Dressing out is not required to have Summit spirit. Each day is an optional, no-cost dress out theme day. Clothing

Student-Led Conferences

Students and teachers are looking forward to student-led conferences tomorrow! Students were asked to use their Summit skills to share an interest or passion with their parents.  Students chose to create a presentation, facilitate a discussion on content area progress,

Social Studies Update

Middle School Students in middle school have wrapped up their study of World War II and are preparing for an assessment of their learning on the Great Depression and World War II. As part of our preparation, we’re discussing essential

Upper School Update

Student-Led Conferences Upper school students are preparing work for their upcoming student-led conferences. Students have the choice of a variety of ways to showcase their learning, and they have had time set aside this week to prepare a presentation for

High School Update – Missouri History

High school students are making their way through their study of Missouri in the 19th century this month. As part of this study, students began to research African-American experiences in Missouri before the Civil War. Students were tasked with locating,

Middle School Social Studies Update

Middle school students spent the week diving into a deeper understanding of World War II upon concluding their study of the Great Depression. Each class began its study by combining our shared knowledge of the war on the white board

History Museum

High school students got off campus for a while yesterday afternoon. Students enjoyed a lunch at Pappo’s downtown before going to the History Museum to learn more about Springfield history. We were all very impressed with the museum, and students

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