June 18th, 2013 by glenholme
June 17th, 2013 by glenholme
On the evening of June 13, the Arts Program of The Glenholme School hosted a much anticipated Spring Performance in The Center for the Arts. More than 30 students performed various vocal, instrumental, and dance numbers from classical melodies, Broadway shows, pop songs, and rock classics. All of which highlighted the astonishing and wide-ranging talents of the Glenholme student body.
June 7th, 2013 by glenholme
Each month during the school year, Glenholme faculty recognize one standout student with the Student of the Month award. While every month is special, the student who earns the award in June is often the most heart-felt award, representing the last honor given for the school year. For the June 2013 Student of the Month, education faculty recognized Cole for his praiseworthy dedication but also the significant progress he made during the school year.
June 6th, 2013 by glenholme
On Wednesday, June 5th, the Grizzlies faced off against the competitive Grove School for the final game of the 2013 softball season. The team had a mighty challenge ahead of them; playing a Grove team that defeated them two times earlier this season without three key players.
June 5th, 2013 by glenholme
The seniors of The Glenholme School and their guests enjoyed a “Fairy Tale Evening” at the 2013 prom on Saturday, June 1. Before the evening got underway, a pre-prom reception was held in the Glenholme Music Room. The tuxedo-clad gentlemen greeted the glamorous young ladies, who were beautifully dressed in evening gowns. The charming occasion was a joyous opportunity for family members to delight in the incredible moment as these nineteen young adults take the quintessential step into the social world of adulthood.
May 29th, 2013 by glenholme
The annual Academic Fair at The Glenholme School was another astonishing success. The afternoon experience brings many parents to campus each year and as a special delight, everyone was treated to gourmet wood-fire cooked pizzas and customary salad along with freezing cold gelato and espresso from the Big Green Truck – a gift from several school supporters as part of the Parents’ Weekend fundraiser. After the delicious meal and pleasant conversation between parents and staff, the educational enthusiasts braved the downpour to gather under the enormous tent in the courtyard where students prepared to present their academic findings.
May 28th, 2013 by glenholme
On May 21 and May 22, the Glenholme Grizzlies slugged it out with the powerful players of the Maplebrook Eagles. In game two of their three game series that began on May 16, The Grizzlies struggled at the start, falling behind 11-1 after two innings. The game changed when Bryan made his first Grizzly at bat of the season.
May 24th, 2013 by glenholme
The students of Glenholme’s culinary program worked tirelessly during the week of May 6-10 in an effort to raise funds for a charitable cause. The culinary program at Glenholme introduces students to the intriguing and creative career possibilities of the culinary world. These students operate a café on campus, which serves lunch to staff and students as an essential part of their education. The “Cinco de Mayo” menu featured flavorful chilies, quesadillas, burritos, nachos, salads and desserts in celebration of the festive holiday. The result of their week-long fundraising effort was over $400 for an important purpose.
May 23rd, 2013 by glenholme
Each year, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) present the Good Citizenship Award to youth who demonstrate exceptional character, dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. On May1st, the Judea Chapter of DAR honored several high school students from area public, private, and parochial schools during a ceremony at the Gunn Memorial Library in Washington, Connecticut. One honoree was Justin, a graduating senior of The Glenholme School.
May 22nd, 2013 by glenholme
Glenholme parents, faculty members, and supporters gathered together at the Heritage Hotel in Southbury, CT for a celebrated Parents’ Weekend tradition — the annual Live Auction. The evening of April 27, 2013, began with a special video presentation of Parents’ Weekend events of years past playing, as five parents were presented with awards acknowledging their unwavering efforts and immeasurable contributions to the Glenholme community…