Lower School News
June 13, 2013
Manlius Pebble Hill Third, Fourth, and Fifth Grade students took part recently in bookmaking and printmaking workshops led by an educator from The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art. Continue reading
June 12, 2013
First Grade parents were invited recently to an Authors’ Tea, a very special literary event that showcased some charming and creative books – fiction and nonfiction stories the children themselves had written in class.
May 10, 2013
Forty-three Lower, Middle, and Upper School students represented MPH recently in the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Solo and Small Ensembles Festival. Continue reading
March 13, 2013
Manlius Pebble Hill School is offering a fun-packed vacation program for Central New York children during the spring school break – Monday, April 1 through Friday, April 5.
March 6, 2013
A just-received envelope that made its way from West Africa to MPH was filled with letters addressed to some pretty excited Third Graders.
February 27, 2013
A group of nine Lower School musicians performed in the community-wide Suzuki Play-In earlier this month. The event was a fundraiser for the Central New York Association of Music Teachers and attracted young cello and violin players from across the area.
February 20, 2013
“Power and Education,” a peer-reviewed education journal, this May will publish a paper written by MPH Lower School teacher David Rufo. The paper discusses the classroom phenomenon of what Mr. Rufo calls “bUzZ.”
February 18, 2013
Singing, dancing, and expertly delivering fact-filled monologues, Second Graders presented a full-scale musical last week that transported audiences in the Coville Theater back in time to Ancient Egypt. Continue reading
February 17, 2013
Finishing up their study of nighttime, Kindergarten students showed up for school on Valentine’s Day dressed in their jammies and toting their favorite stuffed bears. Continue reading