Ginkgo students visited the Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle during Intersession. The staff provided a learning activity about immigration, with multiple stations and activities; students then toured the museum in small groups. They were impressed by the brand new building in Ballard, with its unique architecture communicating a sense of the ships for which Scandinavians […]
High School students recently presented their posters on aspects of ancient Greece and Rome. Their subjects included Greek mathematicians, the Roman Army and the Olympic Games.
By Director of Secondary Programs Carter McCoy— You may have seen them outside each week playing games. Maybe it was hopping from one piece of paper to the next. Or trying to lower a tent pole simultaneously. Or even flipping a tarp they are all standing on. While all of these activities are certainly fun, […]
We hosted a photographer and marketing director from the American Montessori Society on Oct. 5, and when we showed them the Innovation & Design (ID) Lab, they wanted to view our students in action. See more photos in the gallery.
Middle School students traveled to Fort Worden for their annual back-to-school retreat last week. They wrote in their journals, took part in team-building activities and enjoyed the fort and the beach. See photos→
These stained glass pieces were the Secondary’s final geometry project of the 2017-2018 school year. Students had to design them using polyhedrons, then calculate the area and that of two of their classmates’ projects. All of the shapes that are used are symmetrical. View more of the pieces in the gallery →.
Congratulations to senior May Hong, presented with the Woodinville Chamber’s Student of the Month award on May 17. May was a direct admit to the University of Washington’s School of Engineering, where she will matriculate this fall. We’re proud of you, May!
Congratulations to May and Anisha, the class of 2018, who will both matriculate into the University of Washington’s School of Engineering this fall! They announced their choices at WMHS’s second annual Decision Day. The engineering school accepted both women directly into the program. Both are excited, looking forward to learning more, meeting new people and […]
Congratulations to Anisha Chutani, Woodinville Montessori High School senior, who has won a $2,500 National Merit Scholarship! She was named a Finalist in February, and has been waiting to hear whether she would receive a scholarship. Only 2,500 Merit Scholar designees were chosen from a talent pool of over 15,000 outstanding Finalists in the 2018 […]
WMHS students had thought that their small numbers wouldn’t make a significant statement on National School Walkout Day to protest school gun violence. But when 10 a.m. rolled around on March 14, a group stood in the cold wind outside building 2, heads bowed in silence for and remembrance of the 17 Marjory Stoneman Douglas […]