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Professional development is a huge part of the Rohan Woods experience. Faculty and staff take part in hundreds of hours of professional development each year. Some opportunities center around curriculum instruction and methodologies, while others focus on developing the whole child. This week,...
As I approached the Great Hall, I heard a low buzzing sound punctuated with laughter now and then. Upon looking up, I saw our twenty Middle School students sprinkled at tables throughout the cafeteria. When I looked more closely, I noticed our Junior Kindergarteners – all thirteen of them...
I noticed a trend lately. The topic of children and sleep has bubbled to the surface in print, social media and recent conversations with parents. I’m not sure, if as a society, we are more aware of the benefits of sleep or if this is by chance. After reading articles and research, one thing is for...
Dear Rohan Woods Families: I had an opportunity to spend time with the Sixth Graders this morning while they took the ISACS School Community Survey. They were very serious as they addressed the task, taking time on the questions, pausing and reflecting when needed. It was evident they were proud...
Could we possibly add one more thing to our fall calendars? YES! We added a new recruiting and admissions season. Everything we do in our marketing and outreach programs is focused on adding new and amazing young people and their families to our Rohan Woods Community. We actually started this...
Professional development is an important component to the success of any school. In order to stay current, it is of great importance to know what’s happening outside your microcosm. Learning from and listening to colleagues who are experts in the field of instruction, curricula and pedagogy,...
A few short weeks ago—St. Andrews-by-the-Sea, New Brunswick, Canada, was home for our Middle School students. We were on the field trip of a lifetime…spending the week at Huntsman Marine Centre working beside and learning from professional marine biologists. While this is a scientific excursion, it...

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Cyrus
Head of School for the Day
George
Head for a Day
Valerie Hoffmann
President - Parents' Association (PA)
Katina Truman
Admissions and Marketing
Jennifer Burkert
Art Specialist
Mona Mudd
Middle School Teacher
Huntsman Marine Science Centre
Education Department
Sam Templin-Page
Head of School