Travel the Silk RoadWalking into a seventh-grade humanities class last week, one would have been met with a hum of activity and a heady scent of spice in the air as students worked in teams to smell, touch, taste, and examine dozens of spices that were traded along the Silk Road.

LensesThe MS Deans recount the day in their own words:

After meeting in the GCC, around a collection of “artifacts,” we began our first day of school by introducing teachers to these objects through the lenses of our summer.

MS flag fotballThe co-ed Middle School flag football teams officially kicked off their season on Wednesday with their first practice. As part of the school’s culture, Nueva engages students at every skill level and encourages everyone who is interested to participate in all sports — even those that traditionally attract mostly boys.

AlumniAt Nueva Summer Camp, engaged students learned how to make their own books using a variety of materials, became detectives as they were taught about the science of investigation, and dove deep into the design challenge of a manned mission to Mars. This year, the intensives program at the middle-school level was expanded to include these exciting new offerings.

10 MUNstoryPhotoMiddle School students enjoyed expanding their knowledge on diplomacy and world affairs while participating in the International Middle School Model UN Conference in New York City earlier this spring.



6565 Skyline Blvd.
Hillsborough, CA 94010





131 E. 28th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94403


© The Nueva School 2016 · Sitemap · Terms of Use