Alumni Update: Emma Berryman-Moore ’10

Photo: Taken on Arthur’s Seat (near Holyrood Park), Edinburgh, Scotland I graduated from Ashwood in 2010, which feels impossibly long ago! I attended Camden Hills Regional High School and graduated in 2014, before moving on to the University of New Hampshire, where I...
Off on a Tangent

Off on a Tangent

The snow is gone, and the plow stakes are no longer needed. It was the perfect opportunity for Class 4-8 to do a little campus clean up while trying out their recent lessons on tangents by building a model of Leonardo d Vinci’s fastenerless bridge.
Ocean Waves by Class 1-3

Ocean Waves by Class 1-3

Can’t you just hear the great waves crashing and sighing? And do these paintings remind you of something? See below. The Great Wave of Kanagawa
More Mandala

More Mandala

For me, school days at Ashwood have been a sweet refuge from all of the disruptions of the past year. Nowhere has this more evident than in art class each week, when the upper grades students settle in and begin working on their mandalas. A hush quickly settles over...

Lisa Newcomb to Lead Spring Parent & Child Playgroup

Lisa Newcomb Lisa Newcomb will be leading our 4-week parent & child playgroup this spring. Lisa has been involved in Ashwood’s early childhood program for the past nine years as a substitute and extended day teacher. Lisa is a certified Simplicity Parenting...
Summer Camp Registration Is Here!

Summer Camp Registration Is Here!

Please note: The camps listed below are our confirmed camps to date; however, we are hoping to add a camp for children ages 5–6 and grades 1–2. Download a registration form here. Field & Forest Camp for 3 and 4 year-olds; August 9-13, 9:00–noon. We will explore...

March Virtual Open House to Highlight Nursery Program

Nursery lead teacher Tamara Rosenthal will be the guest presenter at the March Virtual Open House. Join us on Wednesday, March 24 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. for this online event for adults interested in learning more about Ashwood’s NEW nursery program for children...

Tamara Rosenthal to Lead Nursery Program

Tamara Rosenthal We are pleased to announce that we have hired Tamara Rosenthal as our new nursery school lead teacher. Tamara is a trained Waldorf early childhood teacher. She was the early childhood assistant at Ashwood last year and rejoined the EC faculty in...
Winter Fun

Winter Fun

What do you do for all-school games when it’s too icy to ski or sled? Otter sliding, of course!