“Dream Chicken Coop,” by SWS Kindergartners & 5th graders

by Margi Fineran, FoodPrints Lead Teacher at SWS Hand washing station, shoe covers, chicken fencing, paperwork and health inspections... these were the things we garden teachers were told two years ago we must have in [...]

Thank you, Capitol Hill Community Foundation!

School Within School received three grants last fall from the Capitol Hill Community Foundation (CHCF). We very much appreciate the Foundation's support for our music, arts, and library programs! Here are the fantastic new additions to our school [...]

“What do children worry about?”

Have you ever asked your child, "What do you worry about"? Ms. Bowman, our Elementary Atelierista, asked that question of her students, and the results are beautiful. > Read her blog post, What do children worry about?

SWS Sunflowers Art Exhibit at the Hill Center

SWS students have been exploring the huge sunflowers in the SWS garden ... exploring them full size outside and up close in the art studio. Students created multimedia explorations of color and line, and even a collaborative [...]