School News

December 4, 2018- Taking place during a week in February, Intraterm is a chance for kids to find inspiration, push beyond their comfort zones, and focus intensely on one subject. It is...
December 4, 2018- It’s a scene that one might consider typical of kids playing video games—iridescent snacks and sugared beverages scattered throughout the Vail Mountain School technology lab;...
November 6, 2018- There's a new community assistance project in Eagle County called the Eagle River Valley Food Bank that has spawned from Our Community Foundation. They are a mobile food pantry...
November 6, 2018- When Laurie Stavisky told her fifth-grade language arts students that there was a school in Savannah, Georgia that could use their help, she had no idea what kind of positive...
October 1, 2018 What does one find in the wild? Often, it’s a new sense of time and space, a new sense of one’s place in the world, one’s community and perhaps, even, a new sense of self. “Who at...
October 1, 2018 There is something innovative being cultivated in the basement of Vail Mountain School. It’s a new program for middle school students that brings problem solving and experiential...
September 11, 2018 Theatre Director Tony Bender has been hard at work securing rights to shows, casting roles, and crafting a script for our lower school production. This year’s offerings range from...
September 10, 2018 The VMS "Jobs" page is among the most visited on our website. Last spring, the school received nearly 1000 applications for the few open positions that were posted. We are thrilled...
May 2, 2018- Just ten years ago, the genetic testing equipment that is being used in Ross Sappenfield’s Upper School science class at VMS would have been part of a multi-million-dollar high-tech...
May 2, 2018- There are some savvy young investors among those who pour into Mike Imperi’s office for periodic meetings of their elective Investment and Finance Club. Like-minded students with a...

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