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April 16, 2021

Photo: Improv theater class meets outside. Nature is our master teacher at North Country School, and this week our students and teachers could be found exploring and learning around our mountain campus during [...]

April 9, 2021

 Photo: Arden, Lucy, Julia, and Josh pose during the Senior Hunt out-time. Winter is an incredible time in our Adirondack home, filled with skiing, sledding, snowball competitions, and ice skating, but we are [...]

April 2, 2021

Photo: Carrying sap buckets in the maple sugarbush. Sugaring season at North Country School arrives with the first warm, sunny days of spring. It is a time we look forward to each year, [...]

March 26, 2021

Photo: Zachary visits the lambs down at the barn. This past week we welcomed our boarding students back to campus for a week spent grouped together by residential houses while we cleared New [...]

March 1, 2021

Photo: The Winter Olympic Skills group cross-country skis in the Garden Pasture. This week we ended the Winter Term with one of our favorite special events of the year—Intersession week. During Intersession, students choose [...]

February 19, 2021

Photo: Colton makes a wooden bowl on the lathe. This week marked the end of our regular Winter Term programming, and was filled with our talented students putting the finishing touches on art [...]

February 12, 2021

Photo: Lucy makes pasta dough. At North Country School, many of our favorite activities and lessons bring together different aspects of our program, and this week we saw an abundance of interdisciplinary learning [...]

February 5, 2021

Photo: Alice at the Mount Baker summit. For many North Country School alumni, one of the most memorable aspects of their NCS experience was the time spent braving blustery weather conditions while exploring [...]

January 29, 2021

Photo: Teagan and Grace perform Shakespeare in English class.  It was a great week on the North Country School campus, with plenty of fun, learning, and adventure to be had. In our academic [...]

January 22, 2021

Photo: Painted panels for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day community mural.  It was a powerful week on our mountain campus, with many reminders of what makes our North Country School community so [...]

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