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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 […]

 
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 […]

 
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 […]

 
Sell Back Your Text Books

Sell Back Your Text Books

Sell back your books, get the most money. 2017 EZ Drop Buyback will be held Friday, May 26, 2017 from 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm on the Canteen Porch at Miller School of Albemarle. More information about the buy back and what you will need can be found HERE.

 
Solar-Powered Gazebo Ribbon Cutting

Solar-Powered Gazebo Ribbon Cutting

On Monday, May 15th, the Solar-Powered Gazebo on the South Lawn was dedicated in a ribbon cutting ceremony led by project lead Mr. Henry. The Gazebo was planned and built by Mr. Henry’s engineering classes, as well as the engineering club, engineering service group, and a large number of student […]

 
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 […]

 
Senior Speaks Before the General Assembly

Senior Speaks Before the General Assembly

Recently, senior Jasmine Johnson spoke to the Virginia General Assembly as a representative of the 4-H program which she has been a member of for eleven years. She first joined when she was seven years old and went away to summer camp. Jasmine says that 4-H has helped to her […]