Full STEAM Ahead!

As plans get underway for our first STEAM Fair, many of you have been asking “why STEAM and not STEM?” To understand the answer to this question, we must first understand what STEM is, how it helps our students prepare to solve the challenges faced by our global society, and then how the arts are […]

Foxtales 06-04-15

Words from Dr. Carroll… Congrats 5th Grade We had a lovely 5th grade lunch and graduation ceremony today, sending off our 12 wonderful students! Decorations were provided by Seneca Academy parent Myra Zaheer of Fatima Floral Wedding and Events. Many thanks for transforming our gathering room!!  …have a great summer and hope to see you at camp! Don’t […]

Foxtales 05-28-15

Words from Dr. Carroll… Fire Station Visit Last Friday I had the pleasure of driving a group of 5th graders and 3-year-olds to the Germantown Fire Station. This was an auction item in last fall’s Homecoming Hoedown. We had a wonderful tour of this beautiful station by friendly, funny, and generous firefighters. They even let our […]

Foxtales 05-21-15

Words from Dr. Carroll… Structured & Unstructured Play in the Summer Have you ever heard the summertime referred to as a time of “brain-drain” for students? I think many Seneca Academy families have very busy, productive summers that keep children engaged in the type of student-lead, inquiry-based learning they receive here during the school year. Certainly […]