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Summer Assignments and Resources

June 24, 2015 For parents of our students who are entering grades 2 through 5 in the fall of 2015, click on the grade your child is entering to view summer assignments and resources: second grade, third grade, fourth grade, and fifth grade. For parents of our students who are entering grades 6 through 8 in the... » Read more

Annual Fund Update

June 18, 2015 Your investment in Carroll through the Annual Fund provides direct support to our wonderful students. Teachers and tutors are dedicated to ensuring our students come to know themselves as learners, gain confidence in their many abilities, and understand that school…and learning…is fun.... » Read more

CARROLL's NEW ACADEMIC DAY SCHEDULE 2015-2016 FAQs

June 11, 2015 Beginning in the Fall of 2015, Carroll will implement a new daily academic schedule that seeks to better deliver to each student what she or he most needs. A small but motivated group of parents accepted our invitation to come into school on June 1, 2015 for a discussion of the new schedule, and... » Read more

Carroll Recognizes Sam Foster and Angela Wilkins

May 20, 2015 Tuesday Night, May 19th, Carroll gave thanks to the departing Chair of the Board, Sam Foster ‘75, and recognized the 40 year career of Angela Wilkins.  Before a group of trustees, friends, and family, the school acknowledged the stunning accomplishments of these two leaders of this... » Read more

Gatehouse Birdhouse Company

April 02, 2015 For decades, Lower School Science Teacher Gerry Wile, has been working with the 5th grade class on a monumental educational and fundraising project known as “The Gatehouse Birdhouse Company”. The Company is comprised of all fifth grade students and supported by their teachers, Bounders... » Read more

International Fair

March 11, 2015 Though official passports were not required, your child was transported to new and exciting destinations at Carroll’s International Fair. The lower level of the Waltham campus was transformed into a bazaar of sounds, smells and sights that engaged the students as they toured the scene with their... » Read more

Collaboration with Students in India

March 03, 2015 Many C8 students have had the amazing opportunity to collaborate with students from Global Discovery Academy in Vadodara, India on a joint computer programming project. Scratch is a computer programming language developed for students at MIT. It is a drag and drop coding language, which means that... » Read more

Do You Know How To Make A Scribble Machine?

February 17, 2015 Every year during the fall and winter, fifth grade students study mechanical systems. They perform experiments to observe how variables affect different systems’ functions. As a fun, cold weather extension activity, fifth graders created their own ‘Scribble Machines.’ During recess, the first group... » Read more

What Are the Fundamentals of Carroll's Cognitive Program?

February 10, 2015 During the recent Middle School Parent Visiting Day, Steve Wilkins addressed a full audience eager to learn more about Carroll’s Cognitive Intervention Program and the striking early results reported by Eric Falke, MD, the Director of Carroll’s Cognitive Intervention and Research... » Read more