Fans of Jimmy Kimmel Live will recognize his regular segment "Celebrities Read Mean Tweets." But why just snicker when you can laugh, cry, and awww your way through our new segment "Teachers Read #KindTweets."
Nueva students learn by doing. They construct knowledge through hands-on engagement. As experts in project-based learning, teachers guide authentic and purposeful investigations that enable discovery while building the skills students need to be successful.
At the Nueva Upper School, the students’ experience is at the center of everything we do. We nourish their love of learning by providing each student unparalleled opportunity to chart their own pathway through high school. With support from advisors, students select from more than 100 electives that satisfy graduation requirements and allow them to dive deeply into exciting subjects.
On Tuesday, February 11, Middle and Upper School students had the opportunity to see, learn about, and hear the Violins of Hope, a collection of string instruments that survived the Holocaust.
The second grade embarked on a research field trip to Angel Island and the former immigration center, which perfectly tied into the humanities theme of the grade: Bay Area history through the lens of immigration.
In the latest episode of the Upper School concert series Succulent Sound Garden, senior Jason H. performs a song on a guitar he built for his eighth-grade Recital Project.
Middle School students used a simulator to demonstrate a variety of solar system phenomena, including gravitational waves, orbits, and black holes.
In the Upper School’s history of technology class, students learn that some of the simplest technology is much more complicated than it looks.
On Fridays, the Lower School buzzes with excitement as students engage in choice time activities ranging from cooking and sewing to board games and art.
This season, the girls basketball team is in a unique situation: half of the players are also members of the Robotics Team 4904: Bot-Provoking.
Mavericks Making Waves is our latest roundup of exceptional student and faculty accomplishments and activities happening beyond Nueva's walls.