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The Evergreen School

Founded in 1963, The Evergreen School offers an innovative program on a wooded four-acre campus.

The Evergreen School

The Evergreen School is an independent school serving highly capable students in preschool through 8th grade. We offer an academically challenging, creative and nurturing environment for our students. Our faculty use project-based, experiential learning to engage students and deeply integrate core academics with the arts, environmental sustainability, global citizenry and social/emotional learning.

Evergreen recognizes that children are highly capable in different ways—academically, creatively, emotionally or socially. We provide differentiated instruction to stretch students in all areas using a non-competitive approach to learning. We seek to nurture a love of learning and empower our students to be resilient, compassionate and creative.

Evergreen is an inclusive school, with families from diverse backgrounds. Our commitment is to provide a rich educational program that promotes respect for others, encourages social responsibility and positive change.

School highlights

  • Strong social emotional learning (SEL) curriculum
  • Diverse, inclusive community
  • Differentiated, project-based learning
  • Leader in environmental stewardship
  • Outdoor camp experiences beginning in Kindergarten
  • Global citizenship: Our 8th graders spend four weeks in a developing country before graduation. Past countries include Vietnam, Peru and China.

Facilities and resources
Our campus sits on 4.5 wooded-acres and includes two playing fields and a wetlands used for environmental science.

The Big Lab is our 3,000 sq. ft. makerspace where students can design, tinker and innovate. The lab contains computers, 3-D printers, laser cutters, a green screen and digital sound equipment. It also has plenty of smaller materials, including motors, LEDs, circuitry and robotics components.

Learning and social emotional support
Two full-time learning resource teachers 
Two full-time counselors
 

Before/after school activities
Dedicated before and after care program and over 50 clubs and after school enrichment activities.
 

Arts programs
Music, visual arts, drama at all grade levels. A robust fine arts elective program for students in 6th through 8th grade.

Sports programs (Boys)
Soccer, cross country, basketball, tennis, Ultimate Frisbee

Sports programs (Girls)
Soccer, cross country, basketball, volleyball, tennis, Ultimate Frisbee
 

Statement of diversity
Our vision for The Evergreen School is for its members to value and embrace the dignity and diversity of all people. We actively seek and support students, families, employees, and trustees who bring a diversity of identity into our community. 

We believe diversity is the range of identities that are represented in the school community. It is who we are. These characteristics include, but are not limited to: race, ethnicity, sex, national origin, geographic background, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical ability, learning styles, personality, family makeup, and socioeconomic status.

Currently 46% of our students identify as students of color.
 

World language programs
Mandarin Chinese, French or Spanish beginning in Kindergarten. 

School News
The Evergreen School Open Houses:
Preschool - Grade 3 Parents and Guardians: October 21, 2017, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Grades 4 - 8: November 8, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 pm

Email: admission@evergreenschool.org 

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