Headmaster's Blog

Extreme Makeover: Playground Edition

I hope you have all had a wonderful summer. I know I have, but I am looking forward to seeing you all back on campus soon. As I mentioned in the Summer Mailing, there is more exciting information to share with you regarding improvements to the Lower School and new Wheeler Field. Thanks to a..

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Student Life Blog

Opening Convocation: One (student) Body

This year’s Opening Convocation was all about creating the vision for this year’s school theme: One (student) Body. The Student Leadership Team (SLT) treated the Middle and Upper School students to doughnuts on their walk across the creek to the Lower School gym for the assembly. Then to get the students pumped up and excited,..

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Athletics Blog

Wildcat Football in the News

Check out the latest news on 2014 Wildcat Football. CLICK HERE  to view the video from WRDW

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Friends of Fine Arts

Students Recognized at Museum Awards Ceremony

On May 18, senior Meredith McElmurray and junior Chris Plummer were recognized for winning first and second place, respectively, in the poetry category at the Morris Museum of Art’s Combining Voices Contest awards ceremony. Two of the photos show them standing next to the paintings that inspired their poems. Congratulations to them both! (Read more..

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Lower School

Story Time with Mrs. Ames

Mrs. Barfield’s kindergarten students enjoyed story time in the Media Center with Mrs. Ames. The students listened intently as she shared one of her favorite children’s books, “Rikki Tikki Tavi” by Rudyard Kipling!

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Middle School

Middle School Immunization Update

All new students to Westminster should ensure up-to-date immunization records are on file. Every sixth-grade student must provide an updated immunization form that includes a record of his/her second Varicella vaccine or a history of having had chicken pox to the Middle School Office prior to the first day of school. New this year, every..

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Upper School

Freshman Retreat Information

August 8-10 at Camp Highland in Ellijay, GA We are getting excited for this time and look forward to starting off the school year with your rising ninth-grade students. The focus of this weekend will be on providing a roadmap to social, academic and spiritual success for your child during their time here at Westminster…

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Chapel Blog

Chapel Services | Apr. 25 – May 1

Lower School | Due to the special events on Friday, Apr. 25 (Field Day and the All-School Picnic), there will be no chapel services for the Lower School students. Middle School | Mike Freace will speak to students during Wednesday’s chapel service. Upper School | On Monday, the Westminster chorale will perform a preview of..

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Pre-K Peek

A Hiking We Will Go…

We headed down to the creek this morning for our first nature hike. The children were so excited to try out their binoculars. We were all surprised with the relatively large fish that we saw in the creek! It was a great adventure and we are looking forward to many more!    

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