Lower School Students Explore the Theater Arts

By Ms. Paige Hoke, Director of Theater and Chorus This year Lower School students in grades 3-5 have explored theater arts. An education in the theatrical arts grows skills of confidence, public speaking, empathy, and creative thinking. Each grade level meets for about nine sessions. In these sessions students explore the tools an actor has…

Students in Spanish 2 Experience Authentic Puerto Rican Cuisine

By Mrs. Katie Ritter Torres, Middle and Upper School Spanish Teacher Tostones, plátanos maduros, mofongo, sancocho, bistec, canoa, pernil, flan, tres leches, tembleque… Do these dishes sound familiar? Perhaps not. I was unfamiliar with several of them until I set foot in Mi Caldero, a Puerto Rican restaurant near the Byrnes Center in downtown York.…