Happy Birthday, Waldorf!

Happy Birthday, Waldorf!

The weather was pristine, the food was delicious, and the vibe was warm, happy and laid back. Last week’s Homecoming & 100th Anniversary Party brought together Ashwood alumni, former faculty and parents, and current families and faculty to celebrate 100...
Foofoo Finds a Home

Foofoo Finds a Home

Last week, fourth-grader Georgia brought a monarch caterpillar to school in a roomy vase with plenty of snacks to nibble on. To Class 3-4 it seemed likely that Foofoo was ready to settle down for a long nap, so the class said its farewells on Friday, anticipating a...
Welcome Tea 2019

Welcome Tea 2019

Each year the administration rolls out the grassy carpet to welcome parents, new and returning, to the school year. Once again this year, we had a fine crop of parents, administrators and board members on hand to chat, drink tea, eat cake, and pick up their welcome...
Rose Ceremony 2019

Rose Ceremony 2019

Each year, on the first day of school, the school community gathers to greet children, teachers, and parents and to welcome the new first graders. New first graders each receive a rose from their seventh-eighth grade “buddies.” Teachers offered a wish for...
Parent & Child Playgroup

Parent & Child Playgroup

Click here to download a registration form! In our morning Parent & Child Playgroup, parents with children aged 18 months to three years meet for friendship and fun in the warm, nurturing setting of our Early Childhood Center. Taking inspiration from the seasonal...
Eighth Grade Projects Come of Age in the Digital Age

Eighth Grade Projects Come of Age in the Digital Age

The eighth grade project is a tradition of long standing at Ashwood. As a culmination of the educational journey, it is an opportunity for each student to have an independent learning experience based on individual interests and to step into a new level of...
Class 4-5 Costumed Book Reports

Class 4-5 Costumed Book Reports

What do a warrior cat, a ghost, the god Poseidon, a very nice Viking, and a chicken named Etcetera have in common? They were all in attendance at the Class 4-5 book reports last week! Freshly back from an exciting trip to Cobscook Bay State Park, and dressed in...