thirdGradeComposersA rich music education has long been part of the Nueva experience, from musical performance to music history. This year, every third grader had the opportunity to add composition to that list of musical experiences.

CN CarShowPKInspired by students’ curiosity, the PreK class has spent much of the year diving deep into the study of cars. In the latest stage of this exploration, students designed the cars of their dreams.

CN FamilyMathNight.PKOn Thursday, February 16, Nueva families gathered in the lower school Ballroom for the First Grade Family Math Night. First graders from both Emily Mitchell’s and Diana Friedman’s classes were given the opportunity to teach their family members how to play a variety of games they have been exploring at school.

KValentine COVER Feb2017Each year our Kindergarten classes take a deep dive into letter writing in anticipation of Valentine’s Day. This year the two classes took slightly different approaches, both of which led to an exploration of the workings of the U.S. mail system. Both projects activated a multitude of skills including collaboration, writing, and mathematics surrounding money.

Joeys Playground Dec2016

An outdoor play area near the Lower School was opened in loving memory of Joey Kovacevich last Friday. Joey was a student in the class of 2022 who died of cancer in the summer of 2013. He was a remarkable child — insightful, sweet, joyous courageous, funny, a natural leader, and one of those children that everyone loved, students and adults alike. He also was an artist and creator, innovator, and entrepreneur.



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