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Varsity Softball Wins NYSAIS Championship

On May 24, the varsity softball team faced rival Poly Prep for the third consecutive year in the NYSAIS finals and won the championship game with a final score of 6-3. Under Coach Stefanie Gozdziewski's leadership, the Fieldston team has won four of the last five New York state championships and six consecutive Ivy League titles.

Back to Where It All Began
On Tuesday, Fieldston Lower invited graduating seniors who attended the lower division to spend time with their elementary school teachers, look at old photos, and celebrate the end of their Fieldston days and the beginning of their next chapter.

A Cookout and a Reflection of a Year-Long Study

Eating salmon and succotash, acting out Iroquois pourquoi tales,and wearing handmade tunics, students spent a lovely day celebrating their year of studying Eastern Woodland First Nation people.

Look Who's On the Jumbotron at Yankee Stadium

Fieldston Athletic Director and football coach Gus Ornstein '94 was honored Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium for winning Positive Coaching Alliance's Double-Goal Coach award. Ornstein was one of 50 national recipients of the award, named for coaches "who strive to win while also pursuing the more important goal of teaching life lessons through sports."

Sustainability Conference: A Spark for Future Change

Upper school students and faculty participated in the "Sustainability in School Communities Through Student Voices" conference last Saturday at the Town School. The Fieldston team came away with new ideas and enthusiasm on how to make the community more sustainable.

Seventh Grade Band to Premiere Commissioned Composition

The seventh-grade Fieldston band will premiere a commissioned composition for concert band on Monday evening, May 22, at the Riverdale campus. For this year's annual commission project, Joseph Phillips composed a spectacular piece for the band titled "Climb."

Life with the Chicks

First graders began studying birds earlier this spring. "When we were getting to the chick part of our bird study, Jose said we were getting to the juicy part, and I had no idea what he meant," said Hannah L.


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