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Books Reach Their Destination and a Library is Born

Books Reach Their Destination and a Library is Born

Remember the book drive last academic year that MSA librarian Sarah Goodbar organized and led? You will be please to know that the container of books is on its way to Ghana and with it your hard work in the form of a future library! It was due to arrive […]

 
We Have What You’re Looking For (Start of School Information)

We Have What You’re Looking For (Start of School Information)

STUDENT ORIENTATION INFORMATION Letter from the Head of School 2017-2018 (PDF) Letter from the Student Life Office (PDF) Orientation Schedule for NEW Students 2017-2018 (PDF) Orientation Schedule for NEW INTERNATIONAL Students 2017-2018 (PDF) Orientation Schedule for RETURNING Students 2017-2018 (PDF)   ACADEMIC RELATED FILES Required Summer Reading Assignments 2017-2018 Textbook […]

 
New Head of School and Family In the House!

New Head of School and Family In the House!

While MSA students spend their summer vacationing, relaxing, volunteering, working, or perhaps completing their reading assignments, here on campus, J. Michael Drude, the school’s new Head of School, and his family have arrived from New York. All are settled into their new home on “The Hill.” Mike is joined by […]

 
Solar-Powered Gazebo First Step into a New Energy Future

Solar-Powered Gazebo First Step into a New Energy Future

It all started with a good deal on some solar panels, 20 to be exact, which then formed the foundation of a project that would end up involving nearly 25% of the student body. From drama and ballet students, to baseball and lacrosse players, 8th graders working side by side […]

 
A Surprise Best Season for Girls Soccer

A Surprise Best Season for Girls Soccer

Green grass under cleats, blue sky above, and the flash of a white soccer ball in play while classmates and family cheered from the sidelines. The girls soccer team has always enjoyed an audience, and this past season fans got a better than average return on their dedication. The MSA […]

 
Summer Reading Assignments 2017-2018

Summer Reading Assignments 2017-2018

RISING 8TH GRADE STUDENTS: English 8 – Introduction to Literature 2017-2018   RISING 9TH GRADE STUDENTS: English 9 – Ancient Literature 2017-2018 History 9 – Ancient and Medieval History 2017-2018   RISING 10TH GRADE STUDENTS: English 10 – European Literature 2017-2018 Europe and the World 2017-2018 or AP European History […]

 
MSA Class of 2017 Graduates

MSA Class of 2017 Graduates

On Saturday, May 27, 2017 Miller School of Albemarle graduated its 139th class. The week’s end festivities began with a school-wide awards ceremony on Friday morning celebrating accomplishments, achievements and granting thousands of dollars in scholarship funds for college. Friday evening the MSA Baccalaureate dinner and student run service was […]

 
Final 2016-2017 Academic Awards Ceremony Celebrated

Final 2016-2017 Academic Awards Ceremony Celebrated

THE FINAL 2016 – 2017 YEAR AWARDS Art: JULIA MONTEIRO MARTINS Biology: JUNXI “SWARLER” FENG Chemistry: MENGUI “ZOE” DING Design/Build: WANYI “REBECCA ZHAO Engineering: ALMERO HENNING English: GUS MYERS French: AMANDA HISTAND History: TIAN “TIM” ZHAO Latin: PENGHUI ZHONG Mathematics: BOWEN “BETSY” FU Music/Singing: PIPER HAWLEY-HAYES Photography: ZIWEI “SHARON” XU Physics: ADAM […]

 
Miller School of Albemarle Hosts Successful XTERRA Charlottesville Off-Road Triathlon

Miller School of Albemarle Hosts Successful XTERRA Charlottesville Off-Road Triathlon

After months of preparation, Miller School of Albemarle hosted an XTERRA Off-Road Triathlon on Saturday, May 20. The event, which featured a 1000 meter open-water swim, 18 mile mountain bike, and 6.2 mile run, also offered duathlon and trail run options for competitors. With its scenic 1600 acre campus it […]

 
Lacrosse Team Scores Collective Goals

Lacrosse Team Scores Collective Goals

Heading into the 2017 lacrosse season coach Clay Wawner decided to simplify things. The team’s goals were not to win a certain number of contests, score a particular amount of points, or to win more face-offs. Coach’s goals for this season were to expect everyone on the team to always […]