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Community Day a Resounding Success
Last Saturday, February 10, more than 115 members of the ECFS community—alumni, faculty, staff, administrators, parents, students, and trustees—gathered for a daylong conference focused on our mission and essential values.

Trio Presents at AMLE Conference
Earlier this month, Fieldston Middle faculty members Bree Aitoro, Ingrid Sabogal, and Debra Sands gave presentations at the 2018 Middle Grades Summit, sponsored by the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE).

Just How Tall Is 24 Feet?
Second graders in teacher Monique Rosen and associate teacher Patricia Mazuera's class at Fieldston Lower are reading The BFG, by Roald Dahl. The book's main character, the Big Friendly Giant, is 24 feet in height, and students got to see for themselves how tall that really is.

Swim Team Wraps Up Historic Season
At the Ivy League Championships, the girls finished sixth overall, while the boys secured third place for the first time in at least 25 years. The team also boasted impressive relay lineups, with the boys breaking all three relay records.

Fieldston Middle Shines at Model UN Conference
On January 20, the middle school's Model UN club competed—along with clubs from five other independent schools—at the Horace Mann Model UN Conference, where Fieldston Middle won several awards. Eighth grader Margot Gordon takes us behind the scenes.

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