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Landmark News and Events

Spelling Bee
Posted on Wednesday, November 20, 2019
On Thursday night, November 14, 2019, The Landmark Stage Company debuted their fall musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. The cast and crew performed two more shows and the production was deemed a "smashing success." This musical, performed in Landmark's Performing Arts Center, was staged in an intimate theater-in-the-round style where the audience was part of the action. Students and teachers gave a phenomenal performance. Thank you Cindy Spreer for the beautiful photos.  Check... Read More
student speech all school milkbreak
Posted on Monday, November 4, 2019
At the all-school milkbreak in late October, Jessup Goldberg Cook ‘20 and math teacher Grace Walkowicz member explained what brought them to Landmark. Both delivered their speeches with confidence and poise in front of more than 500 people in the Ansara Athletic Center. Jessup arrived at Landmark during his junior year. He said while some students are at Landmark because their parents made the decision for them, he said coming to Landmark was his choice. ‘I wish I had the opportunity to start... Read More
landmark school health center dedication
Posted on Thursday, October 31, 2019
On October 30, friends and members of Georganna El Heneidy’s extended family attended an all-school milkbreak and dedication of the High School Health Center to the beloved nurse who passed away tragically in January 2019. During the assembly in the Ansara Athletic Center, Dean of Students Robb Genetelli recalled how Mrs. El made a lasting impression on colleagues and students and imbued the school with an enduring sense of love and peace.  “She cared deeply for this community. We were part... Read More
EMS student faculty soccer game
Posted on Thursday, October 31, 2019
The EMS soccer team completed their season with a final match against faculty and staff members. The middle schoolers brought polish, experience, and a true sense of teamwork to the game. Faculty and staff brought dusty old sweats, parents, and thankfully some youthful siblings. The second half culminated in an all-on-the-field showdown where very few rules were adhered to, but everyone emerged a winner.
Landmark Middle School Student Council 2019-2020
Posted on Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Last month, elementary and middle school students prepared and delivered speeches to an audience of their peers, faculty, and staff pitching their views and qualities that would make them ideal to serve on the EMS Student Council. Candidates promises included planning and taking more field trips, having a soft ice cream or frozen yogurt machine in the cafeteria, getting new recess equipment, and many more. All candidates from the elementary program were offered seats on the council while the... Read More
susan larry weil landmark school
Posted on Wednesday, October 23, 2019
For the past three years, several members of the Landmark High School faculty traveled to Mozambique over March break to visit schools and orphanages. The visits were opportunities for the educators to both give and receive teaching advice. In October 2019, the Susan and Larry Weil, the directors of the Christian Academy of Mozambique, one of the schools the teachers visit each year, spent the day at Landmark, touring the campus, observing classes, and meeting with administrators. “We wanted... Read More
Homecoming 2019
Posted on Monday, October 21, 2019
Landmark School's Annual Homecoming Celebrations What a great day! Record crowds came out to enjoy the sunshine and celebrate Landmark's Homecoming on October 19, 2019! Here are some highlights Nearly 200 runners ran, walked, and strolled through the scenic 5K. Participants, sponsors, and faculty vendors showcased beautiful wares and great promotions. Carnival treats were enjoyed by all. It's never too early in the morning to indulge in cotton candy! Kids cuddled rabbits, chickens, and... Read More
ems fall fest pumpkin painting
Posted on Monday, October 21, 2019
An October bomb cyclone may have downed trees and left thousands of people without power, but it didn’t dampen spirits at the 2019 Elementary•Middle School Fall Festival. The activity-packed event went on as planned just a day after an unexpected storm resulted in the cancellation of school. Students enthusiastically participated in activities that included slime making, toilet paper bowling, candy corn bingo, pumpkin decorating, and, of course, eating doughnuts on a string! Thank you to the... Read More
Basketball Statistics
Posted on Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Math in Action On Tuesday, 10/8/19 several math department classes participated in the first ever math department basketball free throw activity getting students got off the bench and into the game called Statistics!!! Shots were taken by over 80 students, results were tallied, and the game went into overtime with small group discussions and analysis. The purpose of this activity was to allow each student an opportunity to create real life data to use in their classes. Students have been... Read More
Landmark students speak up to raise awareness about learning disabilities and inspire future educators. #DyslexiaAwareness #Advocate #learningdisabilities #learndifferently https://www.landmarkschool.org/high-school/academics/student-advocates
Posted on Monday, October 7, 2019
Given the resounding success of the student-led composting initiative at the High School, the Elementary•Middle School began its own composting program on October 7. Before the first bit of material was placed in the composting bins, Deb Telep and the Green Team gave a presentation showing students what can and cannot be composted. The students were vigilant about making sure the bins were not contaminated by non-organic material. Isabel West ‘20 and August Reid ‘20, the masterminds of the... Read More

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