June 1 Dyeing Workshop

Above — naturally dyed yarns outside the school today We will be holding another natural dyeing workshop on Saturday, June 1 from 10:00 – 12:00 p.m. Please RSVP to heather@collispuro.net. Hosts are Kate Hill, Parent-Child teacher and Heather Collis Puro,...

8th Grade Projects

Every year, the 8th graders undertake a project that speaks to their passions.  They find a mentor and learn everything they can about their chosen topic.  This year’s projects were impressive in their variety. At the conclusion of their projects, the students...

Dinner for Two Anywhere in the World Raffle — Last Year’s Winners

Traveling to Florence was a “dream come true” for Marilyn and Anton Kobus, winners of the 2012 “Dinner for Two Anywhere in the World” raffle.  Thanks to the CAWS community, the couple was able to relive a dream born twenty-seven years ago on their honeymoon.  The...

Painting the Sistine Desk

Seventh Grade Curriculum Update by Anna Scalera The seventh grade recently finished a history block on the Renaissance – a period brimming with excellent possibilities for learning through biographies. Our block began with the life story of Joan of Arc. The...

The bees are here!

Post by Bill Wrinn, guest blogger Last Monday evening saw the arrival of over 5,000 honey bees to the new CAWS bee sanctuary at Moraine Farm. Currently located in the far fields behind the main barn, the new hive is in a cozy spot next to some shade trees with plenty...