Independent, progressive day school in Manhattan, founded 1896, serving students in pre-K through 12th grade. Performing Arts Series open to public, Sept.-Apr.
Parents join students on the #GreenRoof for Poetry Slam! #nationalpoetrymonth
In honor of Nat'l Poetry Month, 5th graders share their poems, outdoors on our #GreenRoof
Lunchtime Percussion Concert!
In simulation activity, kids try to purify polluted water. @clearwatersloop #earthday
Calhoun kids learn how to care for plants/flowers on our greenhouse terrace! #earthday
1st graders begin mammal research by writing riddles about mammal habitats
Great sharing our #RubeGoldberg contraptions with @BlueSchoolNYC. #steamed #pbl
Legislation re: paid sick days is a critical issue facing NYC council, @HelenRosenthal tells Upper Schoolers
Third graders design their own science experiments using seeds from school kitchen. #project-based
Cougars looking good as they prepare to face-off against Trevor Day in #NYCAL semifinals!
One our @PEL fellows reads Allen Say book & leads discussion w/3rd graders about what it means to be an immigrant.
Building #RubeGoldberg contraptions in 8th grade science: problem-solving thru project-based learning!
In their own 2nd annual Mock #NewberyAward, Middle Schoolers chose "Wonder" as their winner!
36 eggs, 5lbs eggs, 72 oz of chocolate, 13-1/2 cups of flour-- brownies for 100!
Calhoun families begin preparing 100-person 3-course meal for local pantry, w/help from @cityharvest
5th graders test the laws of physics with homemade rockets #learningbtdoing
Students sending heartfelt wishes & snowflakes to #SandyHook
Lessons in ASL remind our students that the hearing impaired can also "Raise Their Voices" #yearlytheme
Mixed-age student groups engage in activities to reach out to "partner" students in Far Rockaway affected by #Sandy
You know it's finally SPRING when kids are on the #GreenRoof planting seeds!
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