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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 […]

 
Spring Honors a Reliable Hit

Spring Honors a Reliable Hit

One of the best days of the school year at Miller is the day we hold Spring Honors, a day filled with music, art, literature, poetry, scholarship, and appreciation for the talents of our fellows. This year’s event did not disappoint, we enjoyed many poetry and short story readings, view […]

 
Sweeney Todd Terrorizes Stage

Sweeney Todd Terrorizes Stage

A hollow-eyed barber (played gloriously dark and broodingly by Senior Ali Marofi) and a fresh-faced young sailor (played honest and buoyantly by Junior Kevin Cox) entered the stage to begin the tale of Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street at Miller School this past weekend. The tale is […]

 
A Stellar Opportunity

A Stellar Opportunity

Thanks to Ms. Sarah Goodbar, students and faculty had a unique opportunity recently to view both our Sun through a Solar telescope and another through which Venus could be seen. The telescopes were brought to campus for a few hours by Rich Drumm and Ed Preston of the Charlottesville Astronomical […]

 
World Renown Violinist and Lutenist Perform for MSA Community

World Renown Violinist and Lutenist Perform for MSA Community

Our students and faculty were honored to host violinist Nicola Benedetti and lutenist Ivano Zanenghi and have them play several classical Baroque pieces and answer questions this past Wednesday. Ms. Benedetti is one of the most sought after violinists of her generation. Her ability to captivate audiences with her innate […]

 
MSA Bell Tower Society Reception Held

MSA Bell Tower Society Reception Held

October 6- Once again, MSA Trustee Melton McGuire provided the venue for the MSA Bell Tower Society Reception during Family and Friends Weekend at Verulam Farm attended by over one hundred guests.  This important stewardship event recognized donors of Miller School and provided the opportunity to encourage additional support. View […]

 
Alumna Anna Breeding On Running Her Own Business

Alumna Anna Breeding On Running Her Own Business

Alumna Anna Breeding, Class of 2014, runs a successful hair and make-up business in Charlottesville, and MSA wanted to check in with her and see how she was doing. She kindly consented to being asked a few questions about her business and about how she got started. Thank you Anna! […]

 
MSA Again Selected as Commonwealth Top High School for 2016

MSA Again Selected as Commonwealth Top High School for 2016

Again this year, Miller School of Albemarle has been selected by Virginia Living as one of the Commonwealth’s Top High Schools and Colleges for 2016. Please see the below press release for further details and get your special October issue of Virginia Living on shelves now! CONTACT: Eden Stuart, Assistant […]

 
Student Hunts Ancient Fossils

Student Hunts Ancient Fossils

Recently my family traveled to an abandoned strip mine in Pennsylvania to go fossil hunting. (Once the coal has been mined off of the top of the mountain, the layers of whatever is underneath is left exposed, in this case prehistoric layers of fossil stone). It was a successful trip, […]

 
Congratulations to Award Winners

Congratulations to Award Winners

Congratulations to 2015 – 2016 end of year Award Winners! Ada Gilbert Bowers Award – Maria Nimmo Art Award – Ryan Shifflett Biology Award – Rachael Breving Charles Erastus Vawter Award – Simon Lewellen Charles L. Leonard Environmental Award – Jack Woodworth Chemistry Award – Annie Liu Cody Watts Award […]