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Art and Science On Display!

Wednesday, April 27, was a celebration of art and science at St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's, with the opening of the Art Show and the Gr. 6-7 Science Exhibition.

Visiting Author Takes Fourth Graders on a Book's Publishing Journey

In their regular Tuesday library class, fourth graders met author Sally Cook, who introduced them to her new book, Hey Batta Batta Swing: the Wild Old Days of Baseball, and taught them about the process of writing and publishing a book.
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Prospective Parents: Register for a Spring Tour!

The admission office is hosting spring tours for prospective parents who are exploring independent schools for their pre-school, kindergarten, or elementary-aged children. We offer programs for children starting at age 2.

100 Percent! Faculty Unite Behind Annual Fund

For the ninth consecutive year, St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's faculty and staff have reached 100 percent participation in the St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's Fund. Faculty co-chairs Beth Soleimany and Kat Thompson helped cheer on their fellow teachers to…

Fifth Grade Scientists Quest and Test

The fifth grade science exhibition challenged middle schoolers to test their understanding of the scientific method and provide sound evidence for their findings. "As scientists, we need to prove how and why we know certain facts," said science…

Poetry and Song Unite Community at Gospel Celebration

At the 2017 Gospel Celebration, students presented a diverse collection of songs and poems that honored the legacy of African-American poetry, music, and social justice activism.

Early Childhood Creates "Circle of Sun"

Beginners, nursery, and junior kindergarten students held their own Gospel Celebration to celebrate the diversity of the school family and the unique beauty that each student offers. (With VIDEO)

Willy Wonka Rehearsals Begin!

We are excited to start our Willy Wonka rehearsals this week! Please see the schedule on the website for rehearsal days and times. The schedule is set through March 16th. We will be announcing the rest of the schedule next week. Please also…

Mathletes Compete, Collaborate at Schoolwide Math Bowl

The annual Math Bowl united two teams of talented upper division math students in a friendly competition, while the lower division paired "math buddies" for a morning full of math activities.

Basketball Hawks Fly High Together

The basketball Hawks completed the season with an impressive 37-4 record. Patti Lesser, director of P.E. and athletics, attributed their success to excellent preparation and a desire on the part of every student-athlete to bring his or her best…

Camp for Upper Division: Create, Explore, Excel! Register Now

Upper division campers (current grades 4-7) can choose from a host of half-day programs that will inspire them to find new ways to create, explore, and excel!

Camp for Lower Division: Make a Splash!

In June, beginners through third grade campers will celebrate summer, make new friends, and explore new interests! The teachers they know and love will be their guides.

Earth Club Founders Share Planet-Saving Strategies

The two fourth grade founders of our newly formed Earth Club shared their passion and concerns for global imbalance in Chapel today. Katie Behrmann, upper division science teacher and advisor to the Earth Club, highlighted ways the student body…

Everest Pioneer Offers Lessons in Perseverance and Teamwork

The first American to summit both Mount Everest and K2 visited Gordon Chapel to offer lessons in perseverance, resilience, and teamwork. Dr. Louis Reichardt, the grandfather of one of our second graders, told the story of his team's historic…

Helping Hands Gather to Serve Refugees

Nearly 100 students and parents representing every grade in the school gathered in the Chapel to prepare gift packages for Syrian refugee families who have recently settled in New Jersey. The effort was part of the school's "Helping Hands" initiative,…