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Spring at the School

Spring at the School

May 7, 2014

Students Excel in Sports, STEM, and Music

May 7, 2014

In this second half of spring semester, Principia students have attained notable recognition in a range of extracurricular activities. A huge “Well done!” to all the students involved in these … Read more

CE Update: Ceremonies of Celebration

CE Update: Ceremonies of Celebration

May 7, 2014

It’s commencement time—not so much an ending as the launch of a new beginning for our graduates. Ceremonies of celebration leading up to graduation include Girls’ Swing Out and Boys’ … Read more

Upper School Musical

Upper School Musical

April 2, 2014

http://youtu.be/T8rfvF06aLU

Robots and Race Cars: STEM at the School

Robots and Race Cars: STEM at the School

April 2, 2014

The alarm bell about U.S. students’ poor performance in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) has been sounding for a while now. In engineering and technology classes at the School, … Read more

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

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