Pentathlon 2021

Pentathlon 2021

Despite the hot and humid weather, our Pentathlon athletes performed with grace, speed, accuracy, and good sportsmanship. The event began with odes to a pantheon of Greek gods, followed by a rendition of “Chanson pour les petits enfants,” to the...
May Fair Slideshow & Videos

May Fair Slideshow & Videos

Puppet play for EC and Class 1-3Flower girlsOlder students helped younger to make flower crownsObstacle courseRelay racesPutting the crown on the MaypoleFlower crown and ribbon stickDancing the MaypoleUkesShadow play… a dragon?Sarah and TabathaRaffle...
Fieldtrip: A Search for the Source

Fieldtrip: A Search for the Source

On April 8, upper grades students met at Ragged Mountain to follow Hosmer Brook up the mountain in search of its source. Along the way the students identified tress and observed the changing forest make up as they gained altitude. At the top they could see clear...

Alumni Update: Caroline Ginsberg ’00

by Valerie Shepard ’98 Caroline and Lennon Alumni Caroline Ginsberg ’00 and husband Colin Reid welcomed their son, Lennon Matinicus Reid, in January 2021! Caroline lives in Portland and works as the membership director for Maine Farmland Trust. Last...

Kristina Mainella to Lead Mixed-age Kindergarten

Kristina Mainella Ashwood recently announced the hiring of Kristina Mainella to lead its mixed-age kindergarten next year. Kristina brings a wealth of experience to the job, including raising two boys, both of whom attended Ashwood, and serving on our board of...