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The Remarkable Grit of International Students, a Teacher Reflection

Deanna Reed to Address EMHS Commencement

Slavery, Singing, Streams Among Themes for E-term and Explore Week

EMS Inducts 29 in National Honor Society

Register Now to Learn About High School Opportunities

COVID + Cold Weather = Ingenuity

Two Earn National Merit Scholar Finalist Recognition

Principals’ Message in a Time of Chaos and Confusion

Virtual Book Club Set for Coming Weeks

The Story of a Snack, or A Morning in the Life of EMES Kindergarten

A New Era for Choral Singing: Outdoors with Megaphones and Microphones

Buchanan “Passes the Baton” of Band Program to Gardner

Music-Synced Lights and Dancing Robots, Part of STEM and Programming Classes

Fifth Graders Build Marimba with Expert

Two EMS National Merit Semi Finalists Named

Seminar Calls EMS to Build Community in Polarized Times

EMS Launches New Year With COVID Precautions

Eight New Faculty Members Join Eastern Mennonite School

New Year Conference Launches with COVID Restrictions

EMS Plan for 2020-21 School Year: Every Student, Every Day

“Fort” is Newest Addition to EMES Peace Path

Uncomfortable? Lean in! Shannon Roth Calls Graduates to Embrace the Discomfort

EMHS Celebrates 102nd Commencement, Drive-In Style

PE COVID-19 Olympics Feature Expert Guests

Fifth Graders Hear and Share Affirmation at Year End Celebration

Abby Stapleton Honored with Scholarships for Service and Integrity

Eighth Graders Are Reminded that Each One is “Somebody” in Celebration

Icon Replica Painting Brings Global Christianity Class to Life

Outdoor Adventure Ed Class Gets “Tin Cloth” Lesson

Elementary “Field Day at Home” Scheduled for May 11-15

COVID-19 Book Exchange Day a Bright Spot

National Honor Society Induction, April 2020

Elementary Online Community: Fun and Challenging for All

EMS is #FlamesStrong in Online Mode

#FlamesStrong: EMS Remains Engaged and Active During COVID-19 Shutdown

Spanish Students Share Hope With Immigrant Children

Ten EMS Students Join Model UN

Donor Gifts Bring Robotics to EMES

Chapel Series Inspires on MLK themes

Combining Art and STEM for STEAM Class

Sixth Grade Project Explores “Who Am I?”

EMES Students Make Friends, Share Music at VMRC

Kindergartners Learn About Classmate’s Food and Culture

A&P Students Host Heart Lesson for Fifth Grade

Budding Scientists Learn from Budding Teachers

2019 Bay Trip Wrap Up

Sixth Graders Study Trout Life Cycle

Psychology Students Explore Kindergartner Brain Development

Art, Math, Science, and History and how the Fifth Grade Class Combined them All!

Students Explore Photography and Science on North Fork with College Profs

Playground Offers Hands-on Science Lessons

Sewing and Canning Still Important Life Skills

Science Students Access University Labs

K-5 Team Visits Building Renovation

Faith Formation: A K-12 Experience

Rising Junior Enjoys Summer Intern Experience in JMU Lab

Discovery 2019 — Student Reflections

EMS Robotics Program Receives GE Grant

2019 E-term and Explore Week in Photos

EMHS Biology Students Pursue College-level Independent Research

Chemistry students visit JMU lab

Benefits of Fine Arts Education

Pre-health Bio Club Learns to Suture

“Book Tasting” Spices Up 8th Grade English

EMS Students Earn College Credit With Robotics Classes

Why we sing

Service, Learning and Vegetables Create Outdoor Classroom

First graders will study violin or cello at EMS this fall

Getting Pumped for K-12 PE!