Student Life

Emphasis Week

Each spring semester, students participate in Emphasis Week. During this week, students and teachers put aside regular school activities and take part in faculty sponsored courses, community service activities, week-long field trips, or career-oriented internship programs. Some Emphasis offerings from 2017-2018 included:
  • Goat Farming
  • NYC Arts Trip for 8th Grade
  • Rock Climbing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Music around the World
  • Appalachian Trail Hike
  • Multicultural Cooking
  • Games of Creative Strategy
  • Zen Writing
  • Crossroads of the Civil War Trip to Gettysburg