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Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Hufnagel Invited to the White House

Miller School of Albemarle’s Dean of Faculty and Director of Special Programs went to Washington D.C. on Thursday, November 17 to attend the White House Convening on Opportunities for Youth to Experience the Outdoors. Peter Hufnagel was invited to the White House to engage with senior White House and Obama Administration officials […]

 
Great Campus Weekender for Students New and Current

Great Campus Weekender for Students New and Current

On April 2nd, MSA hosted an overnight for all current students and invited any newly accepted students to return to campus for the night.  The weekend included a baseball game on campus as our Junior Varsity Mavericks took on Steward School of Richmond, Knockerball on the upper soccer field, a […]

 
Photography Students Build Camera Obscura

Photography Students Build Camera Obscura

Photography students in Mr. Pallante’s class have been busy on a particularly interesting project; the creation of a “camera obscura” or in simpler more familiar terms pinhole cameras. A large scale teaching model of the same kind of camera was created outside, which allows students (2 or 3 at a […]

 
Looking for Start of School Information?

Looking for Start of School Information?

Welcome to a new academic year! (almost) if you are looking for quick links to much of what you are looking for, please start here.   STUDENT ORIENTATION INFORMATION Letter from Headmaster Mr. France 2015-2016 Orientation Schedule for NEW Students 2015-2016 Orientation Schedule for RETURNING Students 2015-2016 Orientation Schedule for […]

 
Fifteen MSA Students Earn AP Scholar Awards

Fifteen MSA Students Earn AP Scholar Awards

Fifteen students at Miller School of Albemarle have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school, and to earn […]

 
Students Need Your Help With Their Business Competition Project

Students Need Your Help With Their Business Competition Project

Eisen, André, Caleb and Marta have created a video “product” that they will be entering into the University of Virginia  Business Competition. They have created a method to educate people about cyber security so that they can collect data on how people react to their method.The premise of the competition […]

 
First Girls Mountain Bike Camp Great Fun!

First Girls Mountain Bike Camp Great Fun!

The Junior Girls Mountain Bike Development Camp this past weekend was an overwhelming success. There were 9 girls between the ages of 6 and 11 in attendance on Saturday, and 11 on Sunday. Many of them currently attend the Village School in Charlottesville. Several of the girl’s parents volunteered their […]

 
Sculpey Over Wire and Foil Armatures

Sculpey Over Wire and Foil Armatures

  Students used a thin layer of Sculpey over an armature of wire and aluminum foil to create these sculptures. ************************************************** 2012 – 2013 **************************************************** 2009 – 2010 ********************************************* 2007 – 2008  

 
Ocean of Oneness by Elias Hubbard (3rd Place)

Ocean of Oneness by Elias Hubbard (3rd Place)

By their fruit you will recognize them. Do people pick grapes from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? Mathew 7:16   This quote has acted as a catalyst for a revolution in not only my philosophy but my spiritual, physical and intellectual expression. I interpret this quote as meaning that an […]

 
Poetic Perspective of a Thought Less Thought Of by Whitney Martin

Poetic Perspective of a Thought Less Thought Of by Whitney Martin

“Isn’t it ironic . . . we ignore those who adore us, adore those who ignore us, hurt those who love us, and love those who hurt us.”- Ellen Hopkins   Ironic perhaps. Contradicting with the term “good intentions.” How can one be taught family is love and yet unconsciously, […]