High Meadows School

770.993.2940

info@highmeadows.org

1055 Willeo Road

Roswell, Georgia 30075

High Meadows School

770.993.2940

info@highmeadows.org

1055 Willeo Road

Roswell, Georgia 30075

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High Meadows School is One of Eight Georgia Schools to be Part of U.S. Education Department’s Green Strides Tour

ATLANTA/ROSWELL – Sept. 9, 2017 – High Meadows School, an independent, International Baccalaureate® (IB) school…

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Aug
11

Multi-age learning: How it’s different and why that matters

By Jay Underwood & Margaret Jones   The question isn’t what are we teaching our…

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Aug
02

Involve your child in preparing healthy back to school meals

By Sarah Bobbitt Going back to school can be stressful enough and when you add…

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Jul
21

Male teacher shortage affects boys who need role models

By Hollie Deese For 35 years, Len Saunders has been teaching physical education to elementary…

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Teacher Rebecca Drage Awarded Fellowship for Columbia University Summer Program

ATLANTA/ROSWELL – May 30, 2017 – High Meadows School is pleased to announce one its…

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May
17

Real-World Math Activities that are Perfect for Engaging Your Kids

By Margaret Pritchett Jones Margaret Pritchett Jones is the Associate Head of School and Lower…

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Feb
17

Want to Learn Something New Every Day? Teach at High Meadows!

By Gail Albert, Prekindergarten Teacher Eight years ago, I began working at High Meadows. I…

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Feb
17

High Meadows Provides Acceptance and Community for Middle Years Students

By Genna Fidati, 8th Grader I started at High Meadows five years ago, when I…

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Jan
18

A Journey Toward Mindfulness: How to Implement and Sustain This Practice Among Teachers, From Now Until the Last Day of School

By: Kate McElvaney, Sue Amacker "Mindfulness is paying attention to something, in a particular way,…

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Dec
12

Watch a Roswell school's iPad band cover Tran-Siberian Orchestra

By: Becca J. G. Godwin A band of middle schoolers took to the radio to…

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Nov
16

Wired for Play: What Kids Learn by Doing What Comes Naturally

By Emily Bacon, Prekindergarten Teacher When people ask me why I became a prekindergarten teacher,…

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Nov
16

The Gift of a High Meadows Education

By Anna McConaghie, High Meadows Class of 2008 Anna attended High Meadows School from first…

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Nov
16

Creating Friction to Fuel Scientific Inquiry

By Cari Newman and Jennifer Hannah, Fourth-Fifth Grade Teachers High Meadows teachers love the idea…

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Nov
16

How to Grow a Learner

By Margaret Jones, Associate Head of School and Lower Years Principal When we think about…

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Oct
16

Drawing On Success in the Visual Arts

By Brenda Major, Art Teacher Success in the visual arts is often judged solely by…

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Collaboration and Community Create Success for Second and Third Graders

By Katie Huffner and Ensley Nesbitt, 2-3 Teachers When I reflect on my childhood education,…

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Oct
16

Successful Self-Regulation in a Safe Space

By Emily Kleinberg and Elizabeth Swern, K-1 Teachers In the Kindergarten and First Grade Classroom,…

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Oct
16

What Success Looks Like at High Meadows

By Kate McElvaney, Director of Educational Advancement and the Center for Progressive Learning How do…

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Aug
25

Life with Gracie: Mindfulness: Learning to live in moment at school, at home

Lula Nicholson is 4, very charismatic with high energy and big emotion to match. She’s…

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Aug
22

Meeting Children Where They Are: The Multiage Classroom

By Jay Underwood and Margaret Jones Ah, the one-room schoolhouse. Born of necessity in remote…

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Aug
15

What does creative teaching mean to you?

Teaching outside the box while still ensuring students have grasped the necessary skills and knowledge…

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Aug
08

Roswell's High Meadows head of school honored, Jay Underwood 1 of 20 to receive National Leadership Award

ROSWELL, Ga. — Jay Underwood, head of High Meadows School, has been awarded a fully-funded…

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The Klingenstein Center for Independent School Leadership Awards Fellowship to Jay Underwood

ATLANTA/ROSWELL – August 5, 2016 –Jay Underwood, Head of High Meadows School, has been awarded…

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May
19

Roswell Students Build on Learning Experience with Minecraft

By Erika Wells High Meadows School students in Roswell created a world of their own…

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High Meadows Opens New Campus Building with Dedication Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting on May 19

Maintenance Facility Named in Honor of Neil M. Gibson, a Beloved Member of the School Community…

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Mar
17

High Meadows program shares how to give kids a ‘voice in the classroom’

By Erika Wells The High Meadows School community in Roswell makes sure each day is…

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Author and International Consultant Dr. Sandra J. Stone to Speak on the Benefits and Practices of Multiage Classrooms on Jan. 4 at High Meadows

ATLANTA/ROSWELL – High Meadows School, an independent, International Baccalaureate® (IB) school focused on progressive education…

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Former Nike Creative Catalyst Kevin Carroll to Lead Community Speaker Series & Address Importance of Play & Creativity

High Meadows Center for Progressive Learning Will Host the Free Event on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at…

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High Meadows Now Home to 80-Gallon Native Saltwater Tank

This Focus on Oceanic Environmental Education is a First Among Atlanta Schools ATLANTA/ROSWELL (Sept. 9,…

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Jan
12

Integrating Wellness into the Education for Sustainability (EfS) Classroom

By Michelle Griffin, EfS Teacher Students arrive at my door, choose a seat on the…

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Jan
12

Yoga Tuesdays: Supporting Staff Wellness

By Allison Stanley, Support Teacher & Yoga Instructor Students giggle with glee as they gather…

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Jan
12

"Eat Your Vegetables!" How Gardening and Cooking Encourage Healthy Eating

By Sarah Bobbitt, Pre-K Teacher As a mother of two young daughters and a Prekindergarten…

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