On the Importance of Listening to Others

This week I had the distinct privilege of accompanying the 4th grade class on a field trip to meet with Senator Van Hollen. As part of their government unit, our students have been learning about how our democracy is organized and about the importance of civic engagement. During their meeting with the Senator, they got […]

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 […]

Seneca Academy Announces the Appointment of Dr. Michelle P. Parker as the Third Head of School 1

The Board of Trustees is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Michelle P. Parker as the third Head of School for Seneca Academy, effective July 1st 2016. The Board’s unanimous vote caps a 9-month long search process which began after Dr. Brooke Carroll announced her intention to retire from Seneca Academy after 9 years […]

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 […]