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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

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 | 2020-11-04T15:07:38-08:00 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

Raising a Ruckus

Robotics instructor shows how a group of enterprising students come together to rise to unique challenges By Jim Albers The Wright Angle robotics team really seems to be raising a ruckus because this year’s FIRST Challenge is titled Rover Ruckus, and that is exactly what they have been doing!  In its tenth year [...]

By | 2019-03-18T12:46:24-07:00 March 12th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

Catherine Ezzo Appointed Upper School Director at Charles Wright Academy

Catherine Ezzo Appointed Upper School Director at Charles Wright Academy Tacoma, Wash. — Charles Wright Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine Ezzo to Upper School Director beginning in the 2019-20 school year. “Catherine brings a breadth of experience and vision to the Upper School,” said Greg Bamford, Associate Head of School. [...]

By | 2019-02-28T08:45:36-08:00 February 27th, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|1 Comment

Francesca Gallozzi Appointed to Lower School Assistant Director/Early Childhood Education Director

Tacoma, Wash. — Charles Wright Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Francesca Gallozzi to Lower School Assistant Director/Early Childhood Director beginning July 2019. A graduate of Tufts University, Ms. Gallozzi started her teaching career in New York state. She holds a Master of Arts in Early Childhood Curriculum and Teaching from Columbia University Teachers [...]

By | 2019-02-22T09:49:05-08:00 February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Blog & News|0 Comments