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High Meadow Alums: The Data Is In!

High Meadow Alums: The Data Is In!

January 31, 2020

An Update from Head of School, Dr. Susan Paynter Our HMS high school alumni are thriving and are leading the way in academics, school governance, and the arts. This year, in the Roundout Valley School District (where half of our students are registered), an HMS alum is the 9th-grade class president, and two of our alumni … Read More

Environmental Science in Action

Environmental Science in Action

December 25, 2019

This month, 8th Grade Science received two visitors from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Amanda Higgs, fisheries biologist, and Rebecca Houser, of The Hudson River Estuary Program. The subject of their presentation? Sturgeon! Amanda talked about her hands-on work with this ancient and endangered fish, vital to the Hudson River ecosystem. Two species … Read More

Education Researchers Visit from China

Education Researchers Visit from China

November 29, 2019

This month, three researchers from the Innovation Platform for Children’s Foreign Language Education at Chongqing University of Education in China visited High Meadow to observe our early childhood classrooms, part of a dual degree program with SUNY New Paltz. The visit was organized by HMS alum Aiko Pletch, who attended in the early years of … Read More

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