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Upper School Artists Shine at Guild Exhibition

April 2, 2014

Each February, high school teachers within a 150-mile radius of St. Louis are invited to submit artwork from up to 10 students for the Young Artists’ Showcase, which is sponsored … Read more

CE Update: Springtime—A Season of Activity and Accomplishment

CE Update: Springtime—A Season of Activity and Accomplishment

April 2, 2014

During spring break, I had the privilege of joining Principia’s Arts on Tour in Colorado and Arizona. Eight College students and three of our music faculty presented four stellar concerts … Read more

The Making of Music—and Musicians—in the Early Grades

The Making of Music—and Musicians—in the Early Grades

March 6, 2014

“Legs, clap, shoulders, head. “Legs, clap, shoulders, head. . . .” With a few giggles and a bit of squirming, the small group of second graders follows their teacher’s movements and quickly … Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Palo Alto’s New Mayor

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Palo Alto’s New Mayor

March 6, 2014

With its close ties to Stanford University and Silicon Valley, the city of Palo Alto places a high value on learning and is recognized worldwide as a hub of innovation. The … Read more

CE Update: A Flurry of Activity Precedes Spring Break

CE Update: A Flurry of Activity Precedes Spring Break

March 6, 2014

The campuses have been humming at full speed this month. Spring break is just around the corner and will bring a well-earned breather for students and faculty. Midterm exams, District basketball … Read more

Winter at the School

Winter at the School

March 6, 2014

Principia Completes Search Process for New Principal

Principia Completes Search Process for New Principal

March 6, 2014

Travis Brantingham has been named the new principal of Principia School, effective July 1, 2014. A graduate of the Upper School (’94) and College (’98), Brantingham also holds a master … Read more

Final Call for Submission of Memoirs about Military Service

Final Call for Submission of Memoirs about Military Service

March 6, 2014

Principians who served in the military during the Vietnam Era (whether in Vietnam or not) are invited to submit essays about their service for a collection of memoirs being compiled … Read more

From Trepidation to Triumph—the Senior Speech Journey

From Trepidation to Triumph—the Senior Speech Journey

February 6, 2014

Some of our seniors have been dreading this moment since they were freshmen, while a handful knew even back then exactly what they would talk about when it came time … Read more

CE Update: Cold and Snowy Start to Spring Semester

CE Update: Cold and Snowy Start to Spring Semester

February 6, 2014

“Spring” semester began with a snow day at the School and plenty of ice and cold at the College. We like to brag that our School boarders have an average commute … Read more

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