Judging Our First Speech Tournament

Written by 2018-2019 Speech Team Captains, Ashley, Scarlett, Zach and Preston On Sunday, October 28, we, the Speech Team Captains, and 21 speech novices participated...

How to Start the School Year Right

by Head of School Muddy Waters Welcome back to our Pike community! I always look forward to summer and the break in the routine...

Closing Out the 2017-2018 School Year

by Head of School Muddy Waters It is hard to believe that another school year is coming to an end. At this time of...

The Trend of Tidiness: An Earth Day Perspective

by Upper School teacher Tina Morris In late fall, before winter chose to scour our landscape with wind, snow and ice, I made a...

Building Leaders For the 21st Century

by Head of Upper School Colleen Welsh Much has been written and discussed regarding the skills our students will require to succeed in the...

Collaborative Coding with Robots in the Lower School

by Technology Integrationist Jennifer Zacharis This piece was originally published on the Erikson Institute – Technology in Early Childhood Center website, which featured Educators...

The Power of An Independent School Education

by Head of School Muddy Waters I have been a member of independent schools since Kindergarten which adds up to 60 years (where does...

Behind the Scenes of Pike Fest

by Head Librarian Fran Mellin         Most Friday mornings at 7:00 a.m., you’ll find me, along with Emeric Viani, Kavita Mundra,...

Ready for Tomorrow!

By First Grade teacher Telly Jorden When I was a First Grader, back when whale oil was the hot new fuel source, we learned...

What is the best way to get to know a new school community?

By Head of Lower School Marybeth Heyd As a new member of The Pike School family, I approached my first few weeks and months...