This I Believe – Ms. Kristen Spangler

The following is a speech presented by Ms. Kristen Spangler as part of our This I Believe Series: I believe in travelling, often and widely. When I was a child, we were always on the go: a Sunday drive out the Turnpike, a day trip to West Virginia, Gettysburg … again. I was bundled up in the…

Upper School Art Students Prepare for Exhibition

Ms. Michelle Statella, Middle and Upper School Art Teacher Artists know that art must be experienced in person to truly get a sense of its magnitude. That is one of the many reasons why it is so important for artists to have opportunities to showcase their work. YCDS students are preparing to do just this.…

Theatre students explore the craft of technical theatre

By Ms. Paige Hoke Shakespeare wrote that “All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players,” but who creates the stage? Who creates all the things with which players interact?  In theatre, we affectionately call these individuals “techies.” This year, we are running an exciting class at YCDS called “Stagecraft.” This…