First implemented during the 2014-2015 academic year, the Capstone provides an opportunity for our ninth graders to explore, and consider solutions to, issues that are present in today's society. We are so pleased to see so many of our passionate 9th graders involved in reviewing current issues and caring about the future of our world and society. Future leaders are being made here at Rectory!
Rectory School Academic News
Using balsa wood, seventh graders build bridges in earth science class and then put them to a weight challenge. The purpose of the project is to learn basic engineering principles, teamwork, communication skills, and to understand how structures are made to resist earth forces like earthquakes, hurricanes, and tornadoes.
What is guaranteed to thaw a wintry afternoon? Watching our students reenact comedic scenes from a favorite play of our favorite bard.
This Fall, the grade 2-3 classroom studied Habitats as their science theme and to connect to their learning, Ms. Coren and Mr. Williamson planned a field trip to the Harvard Museum of Natural History, in Cambridge, MA.
Sixth graders prepare food from around the world to highlight different cuisines and cultural traditions. This marks the sixth year for this scrumptious event.