Mavericks Making Waves is our latest roundup of exceptional student and faculty accomplishments and activities happening beyond Nueva's walls.
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.
This week, our talented communications team videographer, Mitzi Mock, made an uplifting video that shares insights and health tips from some of our exceptional faculty and staff members.
On Monday, March 23, I spent about half of my day in Zoom classes with teachers and students. The three hours I spent in these classes were powerfully and prototypically Nuevan.
Before Nueva moved to remote learning, students in Lower and Middle Schools were learning about the importance of hand hygiene in their science classes.
Michael C. Reichert, PhD, spoke to Nueva faculty on March 3 and Nueva parents on March 4 about “How to Raise a Boy: Nurturing the Emotional Lives of Our Sons.”
The winter athletics season has come to a close, so it’s time to share how the season went for our Nueva athletics programs.
During this time of increased attention toward health and hygiene, the staff of Nueva café services partner Epicurean have gone above and beyond to ensure food service continues with healthy and delicious meals.
A small team of Nuevans recently attended Pollyanna, an anti-bias conference for schools aimed at promoting community-wide growth.
Class of 2005 alumnus and Survivor season 33 winner Adam Klein returned to Nueva on February 12 for the season 40 premiere watch party. Adam was back on campus this week to meet eighth-grader Sam B., who interviewed the reality TV star and chatted about specific strategies and relationships.