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Wooster School - Posted 04/16/2018 12:04PM
Senior leadership positions were announced this morning during a special assembly. The gathering has been a Wooster tradition since its founding years. Summoned by the Chapel bells, students in grades 6 through 12 filled the Forever Young Gymnasium with excitement and anticipation as the junior class gathered in front of the crowd for the announcement of their senior year job assignments.
Wooster School - Posted 04/10/2018 10:55AM
Wooster School is pleased to announce the honor roll students for the winter trimester of the 2017-2018 school year. Congratulations to all Wooster students for their academic efforts!
Wooster School - Posted 04/06/2018 12:07PM
As an introduction to their 20th Century Unit of study, the 5th graders experienced life as an immigrant traveling through Ellis Island. Each student was given a profile to follow and was required to go through a series of rooms: Baggage, Information, Medical, Interview, and Passport.
Wooster School - Posted 04/02/2018 01:48PM
When parents at Wooster School talk about their children's experiences they use words like happy, excited, and meaningful. We know that students learn better when they feel safe, are engaged, and are making a difference at school. We invite you to come visit and see firsthand how students and teachers make meaning together every day!
Wooster School - Posted 03/28/2018 01:19PM
The preseason practices are over; the snow is melting as the weather is getting warmer, campus is starting to bloom and the spring sports season is about to begin! Upper and Middle School students will begin competing in baseball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, tennis, and ultimate frisbee!
Wooster School - Posted 03/26/2018 10:42AM
The winter regional athletic honors have arrived for girls basketball, boys basketball, and alpine skiing. Congratulations to all of our students on these accomplishments and representing Wooster School at the highest level!
Wooster School - Posted 03/13/2018 02:53PM
Students, parents, and teachers joined together for a Wooster Lower School and a Wooster Middle School Scholastic Book Fair. The Scholastic Book Fair was a success, thanks to the many Wooster families that shopped and shared their enthusiasm for books with their children. Over 500 books were purchased and all the proceeds will be used to purchase additional books for classroom libraries and the school library.
Wooster School - Posted 03/08/2018 01:29PM
Wooster School's athletic celebrations are a unique experience. The athletics department continues to seek ways to balance the "team" experience with that of the "individual." Finding room for student-athletes, coaches, and parents to reflect and share their favorite memories is a community and team building exercise and one that we feel is important to the success of our program.
Wooster School - Posted 02/28/2018 03:05PM
Daniel was originally one of 1.6 million high school entrants into the national program. Now, Daniel is among 15,000 students who are eligible for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships awards worth more than $32 million in college scholarships.
Wooster School - Posted 02/25/2018 03:00PM
In addition to winning the HVAL Tournament Championship for the third year in a row, Wooster School's Varsity Boys Basketball team has been selected to compete in the prestigious Class C New England Preparatory School Athletic Council Tournament. Wooster is the #5 seed and will travel to #4 seed Storm King School on Wednesday, February 28 at 4:30 pm.
Wooster School - Posted 02/21/2018 12:41PM
Earlier this month, the entire Upper School paused classes for a Day of Equity and Inclusion. As a community we took time to reflect, discuss, and engage in an interactive workshop experience. The day allowed us to think about how to continue to make our community a safe, equitable space for all students and faculty.
Wooster School - Posted 02/18/2018 12:24PM
Varsity Boys Basketball and Varsity Girls Basketball will be participating in the Housatonic Valley Athletic League Tournament this upcoming week. The boys team is the #1 seed for the third consecutive year and the girls team is the #6 seed, in each team's tournament.
Wooster School - Posted 02/16/2018 12:36PM
Life is a Cabaret! Welcome to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, where the Emcee, Sally Bowles and a raucous ensemble take the stage nightly to tantalize the crowd – and to leave their troubles outside. But as life in pre-WWII Germany grows more and more uncertain, will the decadent allure of Berlin nightlife be enough to get them through their dangerous times? Performances are: Friday, February 23 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, February 24 at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm, Friday, March 2 at 7:30 pm, and Saturday, March 3 at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm.
Wooster School - Posted 02/15/2018 10:08AM
What's better than learning about castles, knights, and the Middle Ages - putting it all together into a wonderful Medieval Feast! The eve of February 8 was a magical celebration in which the fifth graders took a hands-on approach to their study of the Middle Ages.
Wooster School - Posted 02/14/2018 09:26AM
In its inaugural year, Wooster School's Deep Learning Initiative (DLI) class "Advanced Chemical Applications" has pushed students to personalized and lasting understandings of the varied uses of chemistry.
Wooster School - Posted 02/07/2018 12:18PM
Wooster School fourth grade students recently completed their study of Ancient Greece. As a celebration of their hard work and accomplishments, the students gathered with their families for a Greek festival. All gathered in the Honor Room to tour the 'Greek Museum,' displaying all of their work and to feast on some authentic Greek food. The students dressed in Greek chitons and performed three plays based on the myths of Persephone, Arachne, and Echo and Narcissus.
Wooster School - Posted 02/06/2018 10:29AM
Wooster School's Deep Learning Initiative class "Art and the Making of Meaning" integrates local museums into the curriculum. These partnerships provide real-life opportunities for students to examine how artists/makers, curators, museum educators, historians, and museum visitors contribute to our understanding of the world through art.
Wooster School - Posted 02/05/2018 09:00AM
Wooster School is pleased to partner with GALLO Ristorante on Thursday, February 15 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Wooster School parents, Russ Thaler and Sean Colman will be guest bartenders. GALLO, 5 Grove Street, Ridgefield, offers a wide selection of fine Italian dishes from pizza to pasta. Please call 203-431-7726 to make a reservation and mention Wooster School.
Wooster School - Posted 02/01/2018 03:54PM
The Catwalk for a Cure event will be held on Thursday, March 8 at Wooster School, Forever Young Gymnasium, 91 Miry Brook Road, Danbury, CT 06810. Doors will open at 7:30 pm and the Fashion Show will begin at 8:00 pm. To purchase tickets or to make a donation, please visit http://woosterschool.org/catwalk.
Wooster School - Posted 01/29/2018 09:27AM
For the Wooster School Class of 2018: 48% of the class applied Early Decision; 50% of the class were accepted; and 83% of the colleges are a Phi Beta Kappa College or University.

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Lori Kriegel
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lori.kriegel@woosterschool.org
203-830-3969

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