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Egg Drop!

Egg Drop!

That’s a wrap on summer school week 3!  Before we head off to the weekend, we want to share our visit with Mr. Mitropoulos and Ms. Maimone’s classes as they put some of their science knowledge to the test! This afternoon, both classes learned about the notions of force and impact, part of an Engineering unit in their summer science curriculum.  Both teachers challenged their students to create a padded barrier to surround an egg, that would protect the egg from cracking from a 20 foot drop!  Each student got creative, using paper, tape, and plastic to build a protective... Read More

“Athleisure” at Cotting Summer School!

“Athleisure” at Cotting Summer School!

Summer School 2017 is officially underway!  This year’s Summer School theme is “Athleisure,” a blend of “athletic” and “leisure.”  The word has been around since the late 1970s, but it has recently become popularized by the rising trend of stylish activewear. Whether it’s competitive team sports, recreational athletics, yoga for health purposes or workout wear for comfort, we will spend our summer engaging in all things athleisure! In addition to our academic courses, our Lower and Middle School students will be choosing from two Wednesday afternoon activities, Flamenco Dancing or Martial Arts!  We will continue our Friday afternoon soccer games... Read More