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

In The Media

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 students, it’s what are they learning. This is the foundation of a multi-age classroom structure…

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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 what to pack for lunch or snack, the process can be daunting for many parents,…

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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 school children in Montville, N.J. Personally, he knows how important a strong male role model…

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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 Years Principal at High Meadows School, a progressive PK-8 school in Roswell, Georgia. She has…

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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, on purpose, in the present moment, non-judgmentally." – Jon Kabat-Zinn How many days until summer?…

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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 perform some songs Monday afternoon, but the instruments they played weren't what you'd normally expect:…

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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 either happy or really not. And either way, it shows. That changed recently when the…

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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 areas of the country, it seems to be a whimsical relic in education. But teachers…

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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 they need can be a tricky balance to master. Creative teaching is becoming essential in…

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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 fellowship to the Klingenstein Center for Independent School Leadership’s 2017 Heads of Schools Program at…

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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 while testing a new version of Minecraft made for the classroom. This month, music director…

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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 engaging, educational and anything but typical for students. The school hopes to share its culture…

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