We are very proud of our graduating class this year. They’ve faced the challenges with grace, humor, intelligence, and camaraderie. We wish them all the best and great success in their many future endeavors. Here’s where they’re planning to go next year:
On Thursday, May 27, we held our 4th Annual Total Surprise Year-in-Review “Everything I Ever Needed to Know I Learned at Berkshire Waldorf High School” Quiz Show! Some sample questions: Where does the Krebs Cycle take place? What is the formula for the quotient rule of derivatives? Who was the father of Polyphemous, the Cyclops? […]
Our beloved German teacher, co-founder, Board member, trip leader, and staunch supporter, Ursula Wirth, will retire at the end of this academic year. This summer she will move to Lisbon, Portugal, where her daughter Susan and partner have just bought a house. Frau Wirth, a favorite teacher of many of our graduates and current students, […]
Congratulations to Mattie Vandiver, Class of 2021, and Jin Fernbacher, Class of 2023, prize winners in the 2021 Spencertown Academy Young Writers Contest. Mattie won Third Place in Fiction for a story called “The Science of Friendship.” Judges’ comments included, “Nice characterizations. The author experiments with 2 points of view, to poignant effect. Empathic rendering […]
Malina Jackson and Neasa McAlice, Class of 2023, designed and sewed a dress based on a Greek chiton as a project for Dr. Sagarin’s Ancient History course.
Here are examples of some work from Linda Ripley’s Senior Project in photography. Next year, Linda will attend Parsons School of Design.
Some members of the great Class of 2021 at Bartholomew’s Cobble this afternoon, painting in watercolors in art teacher Elizabeth Orenstein’s class.
Two views of a paper sculpture by Ethan Lin, Class of 2024, from Dr. Brossard’s art class:
Congratulations to Lulu Levy, Class of 2021, on her admission to Brown University!
BWHS Students in Action organized Black Lives Matter protest in Great Barrington in front of Town Hall May 7, 2021.