School News

September 2, 2014- One of the boys soccer team’s favorite new traditions is an occasional lap UP Pepi’s Face in Vail Village, a ski trail that is extremely challenging even when gravity is going with...
September 2, 2014- When asked what’s different, third graders said it smells like dirt. Others noticed the tomato plants in the corner. One of the most obvious changes in the VMS Greenhouse is the...
September 2, 2014- 41 years ago, the Vail Daily wrote, “Though a hike is not the traditional way to start a school year, it is a great way to start one right. Newcomers and oldtimers got to know each...
September 2, 2014- Field trips are nothing new to VMS, but this was the first of its kind. Two weeks ago, nearly two dozen upper school students traveled to Denver to welcome nine international...
May 6, 2014- A team of VMS faculty (and a couple of ringers) took part in the annual 18 Hours of Fruita Race last weekend. The event, which draws mountain bikers from across the country, began at...
May 6, 2104- Ms. Warner’s fourth grade class hosted DJ Steve Lee of KZYR 97.7 as well as representatives from Walking Mountains and Town of Vail last Tuesday during the radio station’s annual Earth...
May 6, 2014- Last Wednesday was Day of the Arts at VMS. After two academic periods in the morning, students began a day-long program designed to provide opportunities to experiment in a variety...
May 6, 2014- In advance of the Friday evening performance of Fame!, the VMS community gathered for an art exhibition opening celebrating the work on display throughout the school. During the annual...
May 6, 2014- The story is about a group of students at a school for gifted artists. Their goal: Fame! Their mantra: hard work. Last Friday and Saturday, a cast of dozens of VMS students ranging in...
April 29, 2014- Last weekend, VMS was represented at the Colorado-Wyoming Junior Academy of Science fair by middle school students who had qualified as a result of their achievement at the VMS...

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