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Julian’s class got outside to do a cross section of the earth activity!


The Student Film Festival is next Thursday, April 16th at 7pm.

A small group of 11/12th graders will present their original short films to the public on Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m. at the Compass School. Suggested donation of $3 includes popcorn and wonderful...

Re-enrollment Contracts are Due Tomorrow, April 3rd

Re-enrollment forms are due tomorrow, April 3rd. Please contact Brian Whitehouse with any questions that you have. Share!

The School Play, Le Moustache, is the Last Weekend of March, Come join us!

Come join the Compass Players the last weekend in March when they present Le Moustache, a melodrama written by Nick Bombicino.   The show features a cast of twelve, including the dreaded mediocre villain Le...
Rick's Reflections Director and co-founder Rick Gordon’s thoughts on education, community and the future of Compass School

Rick’s Reflections


It was so gratifying to be immersed in the 20’s museum last night. There are countless wonderful aspects of this event, including having all these people interacting, chatting with parents, enjoying live music and catered food, and seeing all the kids dressed up in period costume. Beyond simply seeing students engaged and committed to their schoolwork, ultimately we value the quality of their academic work, and in this regard, I was so impressed by what I saw.

The work was noteworthy, to me, on at least two fronts. First, the quality of student work was evident not only in the strong writing displayed (which also reflected on solid research) but also in the attention to detail in layout of text and images… read more

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Cross section of earth activity