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Latest News + Events at High Meadow

Our Online Auction Is Live!

Our Online Auction Is Live!

March 1, 2019

This year, we mark the 10th anniversary of High Meadow’s online auction with a nod to spring: Birds, Blossoms, and Bidding. Starting now, you can peruse over 200 goods, services, and experiences on our auction website, and Monday, March 4th, the bidding begins! (We admit the blossoms may be a few weeks off yet.) Since 2009, this annual event has grown … Read More

Choice + Voice, Part 4: Bringing Civics to Life

Choice + Voice, Part 4: Bringing Civics to Life

February 8, 2019

Since the beginning of the school year, Julie Seyfert-Lillis’s 4th graders have been studying U.S. government. How does a teacher keep young people engaged with “civics lessons” for months on end? Well, it helps that Julie is a lawmaker herself, a member of the Town Board of New Paltz, where she focuses on issues of conservation, … Read More

HMS Nursery School, Redux

HMS Nursery School, Redux

February 1, 2019

We’ve been telling you about our “new” nursery program for a few months now. In truth, though, our Nursery School classroom, which opened last week, represents the a reinvigoration of a program original to High Meadow, and at the heart of the school’s founding. One of HMS’s overall goals, says Jen Bousilman, Director of Admissions, “is to … Read More

Upcoming Events

  1. Bright Ideas

    April 28 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  2. Fiesta Latina

    May 10 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  3. Ride the Ridge

    June 1