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November 7, 2017 Five times during each six-day rotation, eleventh and twelfth graders gather in the Vail Mountain School MakerSpace for Science and Engineering class. A reminder hangs above a laser...
November 7, 2017 It’s 3:30pm on a Wednesday at VMS. Carpool has concluded, but the building is still abuzz with activity. In the gym, a group of K-2 students is learning to climb on the indoor rock...
October 31, 2017 The show is called The Rainbow Connection. And yes, there is a frog, but no, SHE is not Kermit. And yes, she will sing the show’s namesake song, but that’s where the connection to...
October 3, 2017 Last summer, VMS converted the areas adjacent to the technology lab into a significantly expanded MakerSpace. For the uninitiated, think of a MakerSpace as part R&D lab, part...
October 2, 2017 Boys Golf By Coach Gary Pesso The 2017 VMS Boys Golf Season is almost over, just one 2 day tournament is left and it’s the biggest of the year, the 2017 State Championships. Team...
October 2, 2017 by George Savin, VMS Student Government President Student Government is off to a strong start this year: We have been working on a new Student government constitution which defines...
October 3, 2017 There are few instruments as powerful or as beautiful as the human mind and spirit. And with the right kind of training, the right direction, and the right “tools,” there is no limit...
October 3, 2017 Juggling grades, college applications, standardized tests, athletics, and other activities is a full-time job for college-bound high school students. And while this work is extremely...
Originally Published in Alumni News June 19, 2017 “I think being the ‘cheer leader’ for VMS is the role of which I am most proud,” notes Jeanne Macsata, reflecting on her tenure at VMS. Ms. Mac, as...
Originally Published in Tuesday News September 27, 2017 Kindergarten students have been working with Ms. Graf on free painting using tempera paint. Given only the primary colors, students were free...

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