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Athletics Results 9/19-9/23

Boys Tennis CWA - 1   Bellarmine - 4 1. Singles -  Kane Vu(B) def. Dylan Sam 6-3, 6-2 2. Singles - Raghav Agrawal(CWA) def. Bennett Morrison 6-0, 6-2 1.Doubles - Kelly/Collie(B) def. Jorgenson/Wibowo 6-4, 7-5 2.Doubles - Bloemers/Sundarum(B) def. Harrington/Opitz 2-6, 6-0, 6-0 3.Doubles - Manke/Manke(B) def. Lee/Liu 6-1,6-0 CWA - 5   Fife [...]

By | September 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Ninth Annual Global Summit Opens Today at CWA

Tacoma, Wa. – Celebrating its ninth year, Charles Wright Academy’s Global Summit opened today, Sept. 22. The Tarrier community welcomes high school students and teachers from China, Colombia, Poland, and the United Kingdom to campus and CWA homes for a 10-day social justice and human rights conference. For CWA families with students in 8th, 9th, 11th, and 12th grades, the summit offers a unique opportunity to host a student or two, learn about another culture, and share American culture. […]

By | September 22nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

Athletic Results 9/12-9/17

Boys Tennis Final Score:  CWA - 5   W.F. West - 0 1.Singles - Dylan Sam(CWA) def. Andrew Pak 6-0, 6-0 2.Singles - Raghav Agrawal(CWA) def. Levi Walters 6-0, 6-1 1.Doubles - Jorgenson/Wibowo(CWA) def. Painter/Matagi 6-2, 6-4 2.Doubles - Harrington/Obitz(CWA) def. Touney/Nishiyama 6-2, 6-3 3.Doubles - Yuyi/Xin(CWA) def. Ibanez/Gregory 6-0, 7-5 Final Score:  CWA - [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

CWA and L’Arche Farm and Gardens Celebrate Service Learning

Members of the Class of 2024 are featured in L’Arche Tahoma Hope’s fall 2016 newsletter in honor of the longstanding partnership between Charles Wright Academy and the L’Arche Farm and Gardens. […]

By | September 9th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Parent Association Set for Charlie’s Picnic (Formerly Headmaster’s Picnic)

The Charles Wright Academy Parent Association is looking forward to hosting the 2016 community-wide Charlie’s Picnic (formerly known as the Headmaster’s Picnic) on Friday, Sept. 23. […]

By | September 7th, 2016|News|0 Comments

CWA Welcomes New Faculty Members for 2016-17 Year

New Tarriers come in all sizes! In addition to our junior kindergartners in the Class of 2030 (pictured above) and new Head of School Matt Culberson, 10 new teachers have joined our faculty across all three divisions for the 206-2017 academic year—and several departments are under new leadership, including athletics (Tyler Francis), libraries (Sam Harris), and English (Patti Crouch and Rachel Rippl). […]

By | September 7th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Upper School Athletics Week of: 9/2

Varsity Girls Volleyball @ Emerald Ridge Jamboree Oct. 3 23-25 vs Kennedy Catholic 25-20 vs Todd Beamer 25-13 vs Franklin Pierce 17-25 vs Hazen 18-25 vs South Kitsap 8-25 vs Rogers   Varsity Football @ Toledo High School Sep. 2 7-35

By | September 6th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Tarrier Football Team Receives New Helmets for 2016 Season

The Charles Wright Academy football team has 36 players out for the 2016 roster. New CWA Head Coach Brian Burdick will be roaming the sidelines at a local stadium near you—starting tonight at the first game of the season at Toledo High School. Along with new coaching staff comes new Ridell helmets—with help from fund-raising by the Sports Boosters, the athletic department was able to purchase almost 60 new helmets, each with a built-in insight monitor that signals the coach if there is a significant blow to a player’s helmet. These helmets also have a flexible design that distributes the impact of a hit throughout the helmet. […]

By | September 2nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

Tarriers Embrace School Spirit with Help from Boosters

The Charles Wright Academy community went back to school a little early thanks to a spirit kickoff party on August 27. More than 125 people gathered at the Tucci family home to celebrate Tarrier spirit and welcome new Head of School Matt Culberson and incoming Athletic Director Tyler Francis. […]

By | September 1st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Class of 2016 Graduates from Charles Wright Academy

Tacoma, Wash. – The Class of 2016 graduated from Charles Wright Academy on Saturday, June 11, in an outdoor commencement ceremony on the lawn between the Lower School and the Upper School on a warm and sunny evening. Seventy seniors received their diplomas, each from a faculty member whom they personally requested to present the honor. […]

By | June 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments