With our every five years SAIS-SACS re-accreditation visit around the corner in November, the chair of the visiting team recently asked me about Westminster’s strengths. This is what I proudly shared: Unsurpassed academic excellence from prekindergarten to graduation that challenges each student to achieve his or her God-given potential. Deep commitment to prepare a generation of students..
Student Life Blog
Box Top Winners | Fall 2015
The Lower School classes participated in a Box Tops collection competition during the month of September. Congratulations to Mrs. Corbin’s TK class with 100% and Mrs. Shelley’s fourth-grade class with 92% participation. Great job, Lower School students!
Gym Banner Sponsorship Available
We are very grateful to our current corporate sponsors and, as of the first of October, we only have seven spots left. Businesses may purchase gym banner advertisements to advertise their business while supporting the athletic experience of our student-athletes and keeping the Westminster athletics program at the forefront of the GISA. Learn more about and..
Friends of Fine Arts
2015 Fall Play Cast List Announced
Congratulations to the recently announced cast of the 2015 Westminster fall play, “The Rules of Comedy!” Mark your calendars now to see these talented actors and actresses in action at our Evening of Theatre November 6 and 7. View the cast list of the 2015 Westminster One Act Play by clicking here. Narrator 1: Luke..
Out & About
Science came to life as the second-grade students visited Petco to complement their study of oceans. Students learned about different types of fish and the many things necessary for their underwater survival. The third-grade students learned firsthand about ecosystems as they traveled down the Augusta Canal on the Petersburg Boat. Students also toured the Augusta..
Student Immunization Information
All new students to Westminster should ensure up-to-date immunization records are on file. Every seventh-grade student must provide proof that they have had a DTaP booster and Meningococcal vaccines. Please send your child’s immunization form that includes the new boosters to the Middle School office prior to the first day of school.
2015 Homecoming Court
Congratulations to the 2015 Homecoming King and Queen, seniors Seth Robinson and Abbey Robertson. Other members of the court were: Freshman Prince & Princess – Luke Yarid and Kiki Zhou Sophomore Prince & Princess – Brandon Shiley & Hannah Mayo Junior Prince & Princess – Jelani Watson-Gayle & Ansley Pantsari Click here to view the 2015 Homecoming..
Spiritual Life Emphasis Week 2015
This week, our Middle and Upper School students heard from Drew Hill during our three-day Spiritual Life Emphasis Week. Drew is the associate pastor for youth and worship at Church of the Redeemer in Greensboro, North Carolina. He spoke on the topic of this year’s school theme, Leap. Using his recent skydiving experience as a..
Pre-K loves Fall! Check out some moments from our week!
This week in Kindercubs we have been learning about great American naturalists. After learning about the scientific work of naturalists such as John James Audubon, Rachel Carson and George Washington Carver, the cubs explored our campus pretending to see it through the eyes of these naturalists. We practiced drawing birds like Audubon, checked for pollution..
Extended Day Blog
Rainy Days in After School Care
It may have been rainy the past week, but that hasn’t stopped our After School Care students from having loads of fun! They took advantage of the indoor time to complete some pretty intense puzzles and build train routes.