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landmark elementary middle school students picking up trash on campus
Posted on Friday, October 1, 2021
Students at the Elementary•Middle School helped to make the campus even more stunning by participating in a full-campus cleanup during milkbreak in late September. The event was the first of several initiatives being organized by the school's new Community Groups Program. Growth through service The Community Group program aims to empower EMS students to create a stronger school community, while allowing them to recognize, grow, and develop who they are as individuals, as well as instill the... Read More
landmark school dragon poster
Posted on Friday, October 1, 2021
Landmark School celebrated all things Landmark during Landmark Cares Week, and Elementary•Middle School students exuberantly displayed their school spirit and creative flair! Claire Sullivan, head of EMS, initiated her own Landmark Cares event. She asked the elementary teachers to have their students create a class mascot poster and hang them on their doors for Spirit Day. "In typical fashion, the students went above and beyond!," she said. "Each one is so well done and reflects the students... Read More
dillon west student council president
Posted on Friday, September 24, 2021
The results are in! Landmark High School students voted to elect Student Council officers on September 23. Dillon West '24 won the race for president, Ciara Haggerty '21 secured the vice president slot, Rocco Carrieri '22 will serve as treasurer, and Kaitlin Rattray '22 assumes the position of secretary. An impressive 84% of the student body participated in the election. Candidates bravely delivered campaign speeches in front of the entire study body in the Ansara gym on September 22. They ... Read More
sunaina hoon landmark school
Posted on Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Because dyslexia does not discriminate, Landmark High School students hail from across the state, country, and world. Sunaina "Su" Hoon '22 is one of our international students who bravely ventured from afar—New Delhi, India—to Landmark when she entered ninth grade. She left behind all that was familiar to her—family, culture, cuisine—so she could attend a school where her teachers understand her learning style and needs, she's surrounded by students who learn like she does, and she receives an... Read More
Welcome Back Dance 2021
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2021
Campus came alive this past Friday with over 100 students in attendance at the Welcome Back Dance. The Alexander tent proved to be a terrific location and the new fire pit was an ideal addition to our first community night of the year. Students danced, sang, chatted, mingled, and warmed themselves by the fire on a perfect fall evening. Community nights are open to all students and encourage them to get to know each other by providing fun activities. The next community night is October 15, 2021... Read More
landmark high school students lifting weights
Posted on Thursday, September 16, 2021
Being back on campus for our students, especially those who live on campus through our Residential Program, affords students many benefits. In addition to learning self-advocacy skills, adopting more personal responsibility, taking care of their room and belongings—students are encouraged to attend to their health and well being.  Faculty members Nate Efinger and Mike Richardson are going above and beyond their duties on the residential team by offering students an early-morning Workout Club,... Read More
landmark high school students at project adventure
Posted on Tuesday, September 7, 2021
After nearly a year-and-a-half or remote learning, residential students returned to the High School campus for the 2021–2022 school year. New and returning residents were greeted by eager faculty and staff, who were thrilled for the gradual move toward a sense of normalcy. They were joined by returning day students, and all students participated in orientation activities before classes started on Friday, September 3. New students got acquainted, collaborated, and problem solved at Project... Read More
faculty training welcome back meeting
Posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Landmark High School faculty and staff started back-to-school training on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 (new faculty arrived to campus on August 9–see article). Colleagues and friends were joyful as they gathered under the tent on the Alexander lawn.  "Hey! Nice to see you!" and "How was your summer?" rang threw the air as fist bumps and, yes, some hugs (gasp!), were shared among faculty and staff.  "This is not the kind of place that gives the Sunday blues. I love working here," said one staff... Read More
New Landmark High School teachers begin summer training
Posted on Monday, August 16, 2021
On Monday, August 9, 2021, 30 new faculty members arrived at the Landmark High School campus to begin our Teacher Residency Program, the first phase of which is three intensive weeks of on-site training. We are thrilled to welcome this cohort of new teachers to our community, celebrate a healthy enrollment, and a staff comparable in size to our pre-COVID days.  Our new high school faculty members are a diverse group of educators representing lifelong teachers and even some second-career... Read More
2021 Landmark High School baseball team
Posted on Friday, June 18, 2021
In the early spring of 2021, as a COVID vaccine was rolling out more aggressively across the country, Landmark High School administrators decided to offer an abbreviated athletic season to our students. And it was one for the record books in so many ways. Below is an adapted version of the end-of-season report from Faculty member and Baseball Coach, Chris Murphy.  Well, we won 4-0 over Beaver Country Day and finished the 2021 spring baseball season 8-1. Again, Stephen, “the Big Bang” Bangs '... Read More

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