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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

CWA Student Delegation Joins US Embassy Camp in Lithuania

By Ann Vogel, International Student Admissions Coordinator This past week, five rising ninth graders and one rising tenth grader represented the United States at a weeklong camp in Lithuania as guests of the US Embassy.  As the only Americans participating for the second year, our students lived in cabins with 36 Lithuanian students from [...]

By | 2018-07-30T09:23:56-07:00 July 30th, 2018|Blog, Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

Athletic Results 5/14-5/19

Girls Track and Field Girls 2nd Place at District Track Meet. Individual District Champions: RubyJoy Pikes 100 Meters Gabi Joubert 400 Meters RubyJoy Pikes, Ella Limoli, Grace Hanley, Gabi Joubert 4x200 Relay RubyJoy Pikes Discus Sammy Glenn Tiple Jump Boys 4th Place at District Track Meet. Individual District Champions: Demetri Lord 110 Hurdles Girls [...]

By | 2018-05-21T13:43:01-07:00 May 21st, 2018|Events|0 Comments

Inspiring Innovation

By Joanna Manning The lower school “makery” might seem, to the casual observer, to be little more than a closet filled with junk. There are scraps of wood and pvc pipe arranged neatly on the shelves; guts of various electronics are laid out on the floor. Odds and ends that might normally be thrown [...]

By | 2018-03-08T15:36:37-07:00 March 8th, 2018|Blog, Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

The Most Beautiful Views Come After the Hardest Climbs

By Joanna Manning Two feet of fresh snow has fallen on Yellowstone National Park in the biggest winter storm of the season. The temperature, with wind chill, has plummeted to -20. Conditions are inhospitable at best. Still, a group of Charles Wright Academy upper school students is cross country skiing here as part of the [...]

By | 2018-05-23T16:20:14-07:00 February 28th, 2018|Blog, Blog & News, Events, Share|0 Comments

Athletic Results 1/8-1/12

Boys Basketball 1/9 At Cascade Christian (L, 66-58). In the second league game of the season, the Tarriers played much better and battled the Cougars the entire game. The defense forced 18 turnovers, but couldn't keep the Cougars off of the offensive boards. The Tarriers were led by Sophomore Dane Jacobson (18 points and [...]

By | 2018-01-16T09:31:26-07:00 January 16th, 2018|Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

Athletics Results 111/27-12/2

Girls Basketball Basketball is back in season! The Tarrier girls began their season on the home court in stunning fashion. Playing against the Summit Olympus Phoenixs the Tarriers put a win in the record books at 64-8 led by senior Grace Hanly (17 pts) and junior RubyJoy Pikes (20 pts). These ladies worked hard [...]

By | 2017-12-04T12:55:46-07:00 December 4th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Athletic Results 9/4-9/8

Girls Soccer CWA 3 Bear Creek 1 The US girls soccer team defeated Bear Creek 3-1 on Thursday afternoon.  If was a very promising first game, and we are pleased with what we saw.  We started two freshman, and everyone got some valuable minutes.  Lexi Leath started the season with a hat trick, and Freshman, Abby Kwon [...]

By | 2017-09-08T22:28:48-07:00 September 8th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Athletics Results 10/3-10/8

Cross Country Nisqually League Meet Girls 1st Place Brenna Sclair 2nd Erica Julian 3rd Boys 1st Place Adam Berg 1st AJ Taghavi 4th Adam Briejer 5th Girls Soccer CWA 3 Vashon 1 Sophie Hinz 2 goals (1 PK) Vashon Own Goal CWA 5 Seattle Christian 0 Gabi Joubert 1 Mei Ge 1 Sophie Hinz 2 [...]

By | 2016-10-10T15:26:45-07:00 October 10th, 2016|Blog & News, Events|0 Comments

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