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Head of School Search Committee Update

June 21, 2019 Dear CWA community members: We hope that your summer is off to an enjoyable start! We are writing with another update from the Head of School search committee. Since our last communication, the search committee has met with our search consultant, Joan Beauregard of Educators' Collaborative, and reviewed information gathered by [...]

By | 2019-06-24T09:05:37-07:00 June 21st, 2019|Head of School Search|0 Comments

Head of School Search Committee

May 31, 2019 Dear Charles Wright Community Members: We are writing to provide another update on the Head of School search. We have now identified all members of our Head of School Search Committee. The search committee members represent a cross section of the CWA community, including trustees, parents, faculty, and staff. Each member [...]

By | 2019-06-24T09:06:13-07:00 June 3rd, 2019|Head of School Search|0 Comments

Upcoming Community Sessions with Head of School Search Consultant

May 22, 2019 Dear Charles Wright Academy community members, We are writing to provide our first update on the Head of School search and to invite you to participate. Our professional search consultant, Joan Beauregard of Educators Collaborative, is collecting information to craft a “leadership profile” that will describe the important [...]

By | 2019-06-24T09:06:25-07:00 May 22nd, 2019|Head of School Search|0 Comments

Bill Schuver Appointed to Middle School Director

Bill Schuver Appointed to Middle School Director Tacoma, Wash. — Charles Wright Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill Schuverto Middle School Director beginning in the 2019-20 school year. “Bill is a person of integrity, a hard worker, and a seasoned middle school educator who loves middle school kids,” said Greg Bamford, Associate Head of School. [...]

By | 2019-04-29T15:50:57-07:00 April 29th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|0 Comments

CWA Alumnus Scott Case — Class of 1994

Charles Wright Alumnus shares how his experience at CWA shaped his passion for making a difference through efficient energy, diversity, and inclusion. CWA is honored to name Scott Case '94 the 2019 CWA Alum of the Year. After Charles Wright, Scott Case headed back East and graduated from Williams College with a degree in Political [...]

By | 2019-04-23T13:28:52-07:00 April 23rd, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|0 Comments

Charles Wright students take action to become better digital citizens

*Originally published on Q13 Fox by Matt Lorch (click here for the original video and story) Even teens recognize the dangers of growing up in a social media world SNOQUALMIE, Wash -- Teenagers today have never known a world without the internet. According to a study by Common Sense Media, they spend an average of nine hours [...]

By | 2019-04-16T16:44:44-07:00 April 16th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|0 Comments

Experiential Learning with Middle School Days!

Middle School Days is an annual tradition that has been offered continuously for almost four decades and is a large component of the Charles Wright experiential education program. During this two-day event, all regular MS classes are suspended and students instead participate in courses and workshops a range of activities in the fields of [...]

By | 2019-04-23T13:15:21-07:00 April 16th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|0 Comments

What Matters Most

Lower School Director describes the process of shaping a new program, and identifies the fundamentals of the new curriculum and what a day in Preschool at Charles Wright might look like.  By Nick Zosel-Johnson Early on in the process of designing our new preschool program we asked teachers a simple question: “What are your [...]

By | 2019-03-18T12:46:46-07:00 March 12th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

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