Eighth graders are first to reach 100% grade-level vaccination against COVID-19 as overall vaccination rates rise among students. Read more for a breakdown by grade.
By Jenn Aaron, N.P. & Margee Brennan, M.D., Health Team Directors
In November 2021, USN shared a grade-level breakdown of COVID-19 vaccination rates among students in grades 12-7. Since then, vaccination has been approved for children ages 5-11, and our Health Team has collected data on vaccination rates across USN's student population. Rates continue to rise, particularly among younger students, and on Thursday, January 27, the Health Room received notification that the class of 2026 is fully vaccinated. Learn more below.
With final Forest Days and fourth grade's capstone, kayaking adventure in the books, Lower School Naturalist Teacher Lauren Hagan takes a look back at year of soul-awakening time spent outdoors and in wonder. Continue reading for a glimpse at all the Young Naturalist Program entailed this academic year.
During a reception to honor outgoing Director Vince Durnan, the Board of Trustees presented him with a proclamation, shared $1.5 million in new gifts have been added to the need-based scholarship endowment named in his honor, and christened the heart of the school the Durnan Auditorium.