WEEKLY BLOG2020-09-26T19:53:11+00:00

March 6, 2023

Photo: The Flash Band group performs while Retina Burn students light the show. In the days leading up to Spring Break at North Country School, we put a hold on our regular academic schedule [...]

February 24, 2023

Photo: Laurie, Vivián, and Ariana compete in the 3-Ski competition at Skimeister. This week the Winter Term came to a close with a festive tradition we look forward to each year: our Skimeister day [...]

February 17, 2023

Photo: Octa waits to lead a horse during barn chores. At North Country School, our students interact with the animals on our farm during twice-daily barn chores, cross-curricular lessons in their classes, and afternoon [...]

February 10, 2023

Photo: David participates in a Model U.N. activity during Global Issues class. Some academic lessons at North Country School connect students to our specific place, whether that be our 220-acre mountain campus or the [...]

February 3, 2023

Photo: A ski group takes in the views of Lake Placid and the McKenzie Range from the top of Little Whiteface. Winter Term at North Country School brings with it many long-held traditions, and [...]

January 27, 2023

Photo: Sophie and Eleanor sit in the Community Lounge Treehouse. At North Country School, our students have the opportunity to create art every day, and that art takes many forms. While some classes inspire [...]

January 20, 2023

Photo: Ryan carries the FISU torch with a group of NCS runners. At North Country School, our Lake Placid location and the Winter Olympic training facilities housed here offer our students the ability to [...]

January 13, 2023

Photo: Brynn studies a farm egg during 6th-grade Edible Schoolyard class. At North Country School, what we learn, how we play, and the meaningful work we do to support our community changes with the [...]

December 16, 2022

Photo: The Bramwell House table eats dinner at the Holiday Banquet. The three weeks between Thanksgiving Break and Winter Break at North Country School often fly by, and this year was no different. This [...]

December 9, 2022

Photo: Ian, Wyatt, and Marley build a fire during Outdoor Leadership class. At North Country School, our academic year is separated into three terms: Fall, Winter, and Spring. During each of these terms, students [...]

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