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Students, teachers evaluate relative importance of classroom size on achievement

Students, teachers evaluate relative importance of classroom size on achievement

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September 16, 2015

A fair amount of students. A class that utilizes visual learning.  Junior Olivia “Olive” Phillips said these aspects are what appeal to both her learning style and environment, although she spends one period every day with approximately 56 other students in her English 11/U.S. history block class,...

Q&A with English 11/U.S. history block teacher Matt Dillon

Q&A with English 11/U.S. history block teacher Matt Dillon

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September 16, 2015

What do you believe are the benefits of being enrolled in a block class, from a student’s viewpoint? Well, in my opinion, I think the best thing about block is the consistency. What I mean about that is that you go to the same period everyday at the same time versus the normal block schedule where y...

Students prepare for the summer Europe trip to Paris, Normandy and London

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May 23, 2013

This summer, over 50 students will board buses, planes and even boats to explore the sites of the Old World. “One of the really neat things about this trip is students get historical education,” chaperone Jennifer Marlow said. “They also get cultural education, and every place we go provides...