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Task Force Update: August 11

Task Force update from 8/11/20 Dear CWA Families, This evening, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department changed their recommendation to a requirement for private schools to begin the fall in remote learning. You can read the letter here. This is a disappointment following Governor Inslee’s press conference where he stated that there would not [...]

By | 2020-08-12T15:24:03-07:00 August 12th, 2020|Responsible Reopening|0 Comments

Task Force Update: July 17

Task Force update from 7/17/20 The community support sub-committee of the task force has continued to refine plans on specific elements on how best to provide the structure, information, and connection points for students, families, and staff for the coming fall. We are making plans for the implementation of a comprehensive and consistent [...]

By | 2020-07-17T12:26:06-07:00 July 17th, 2020|Responsible Reopening|0 Comments

Task Force Update: July 10

Task Force update from 7/10/20 Program sub-committee report The program committee began by reviewing feedback on our experience in remote learning from all three divisions. We continue to interview families and gather more data from them.  We also reviewed the DOH expectations and guidelines from OSPI. Using a space assessment tool, the "Rosner [...]

By | 2020-07-10T17:10:42-07:00 July 10th, 2020|Responsible Reopening|0 Comments

Task Force Update: June 26

Task Force update from 6/26/20 The Responsible Reopening task force graphed the scope of operations for reopening campus this fall, and have identified three sub-committees to continue developing plans. Those sub-committees and chairs are: Program and Schedule - Chaired by Catherine Ezzo, Upper School Director Health and Safety - Chaired by Francesca Gallozzi, [...]

By | 2020-07-10T12:42:51-07:00 June 26th, 2020|Responsible Reopening|0 Comments

Responsible Reopening Letter

Dear Charles Wright Community, While all schools consider what it means to resume open campuses this fall, we are pleased to share preliminary work toward our “Responsible Reopening” plan. We have assembled a 25 member task force composed of faculty, staff, and administration to determine how Charles Wright Academy will continue to deliver [...]

By | 2020-06-23T15:37:38-07:00 June 23rd, 2020|Responsible Reopening|0 Comments

Head of School Announcement

September 26, 2019 Dear CWA community members, We are pleased to announce that Susan Rice has been selected to be the next Head of School for Charles Wright Academy, effective July 1, 2020. Susan succeeds Matt Culberson, whose service to CWA will conclude June 30, 2020, after skillfully leading the CWA community for [...]

By | 2019-09-27T14:06:52-07:00 September 27th, 2019|Head of School Search|0 Comments

Head of School Search Committee Update

August 20, 2019 Dear Charles Wright Community Members: We hope you have had an enjoyable summer! The Head of School Search Committee has been busy narrowing a long list of applicants down to three candidates who will visit CWA in September. Each candidate will meet on campus with various constituent groups, including faculty, staff, [...]

By | 2019-09-19T16:38:58-07:00 August 20th, 2019|Head of School Search|0 Comments

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 | 2019-09-19T16:36:26-07:00 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