A letter from New City's new Head of School, Alexis Wright, as the 2016-2017 school year begins.
As New City students wrapped up their third week of classes, the normal schedule was put on pause for a special (and secret) assembly held to welcome Alexis as the new head of school.
Sixth graders recently spent four days at Heifer Ranch in Perryville, AR. This trip is a powerful global education experience, sponsored by Heifer International, which exposes the students to the idea that one person can make a difference in ending hunger.
Each week we feature a different faculty or staff member at New City School. Check it out!
Each year, our fourth graders participate in the "Living Museum". Students choose a historical figure - living or dead - that interests them, and prepare a live biographical presentation, including costumes and props.