The Kindergarten classroom was transformed into Camelot as students unveiled their Annual Kindergarten Kingdom. Students enjoyed every aspect of this unit while utilizing math, art, reading and writing skills as well as technology.
On Friday, April 21 the Parents' Association Parenting Speaker Series hosted Dr. Eli Lebowitz, Associate Director at the Yale School of Medicine, Child Study Center, for his presentation on childhood and adolescent anxiety. A large group of parents, Faculty and staff attended the event to gain insight into one of the most common mental health problems facing today's youth.
On Tuesday, April 18, the King Parents' Association Health & Sustainable Living Committee hosted Jennifer Marlon, Ph.D, a research scientist at the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication who presented her research "Change in the American Mind: Communication Opportunities and Challenges." Parents, students, faculty and staff attended the event and engaged in thoughtful conversations and dialogue on climate change.
On Monday, April 17, nine Seniors and nine Juniors joined the prestigious Cum Laude Society during the annual induction ceremony in the PAC theater. "They are students for whom the pursuit of learning for its own sake is its own reward. They are students who accept new challenges with zeal and who work diligently to realize their goals. They are self-disciplined, have a powerful work ethic honed over the years that allows them to tackle each new project, and maintain a consistently high level of achievement."