After a very active and exciting college application and admission process, all graduates of the class of 2019 have declared their college destinations. Our alumni from the classes of 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 have been admitted to more than 200 colleges and universities in the United States and around the world.
Below is the list of schools where our graduates have chosen to matriculate.
Congratulations to all our graduates!
Five or more graduates:
University of Chicago
New York University
University of Pennsylvania
University of Southern California
Two to four graduates:
Baruch College (CUNY)
Claremont McKenna College
Fashion Institute of Technology
The George Washington University
The Johns Hopkins University
The New School – All Divisions
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Sarah Lawrence College
Savannah College of Art and Design
University of Virginia
Wake Forest University
Wheaton College (MA)
August 14, 2019
Global Journeys offers several programs students can take during Fifth Term, and in 2019, students participated in programs to China, Ecuador, Guatemala, Brazil and Hawaii.
August 8, 2019
The 7th grade Wu Ji Xian class completed another project in their target language—a financial literacy project named “ru guo wo you yi bai wan,” or, “if I had one million dollars.”
July 30, 2019
We discovered an even better way to encourage students to speak more in Chinese—by holding a "show and tell" in the target language.
July 25, 2019
This past spring, the kindergarten’s Owls and Toucans learned about their teachers' different cultures in the target language. We took time to talk about the mountainous terrain which yields various types of exotic fruit in Honduras and also touched on the volcanos surrounded by lakes in Nicaragua.
July 18, 2019
This year I had the opportunity to work with my 6th grade dance club to create a piece for the Avenues spring dance concert. We decided to use the Maya Angelou’s poem “Life Doesn’t Frighten Me at All” as a jumping-off point.