Our Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions

We hope everyone in the Woodward community experiences a joyful Thanksgiving break and a restful time with family and friends. With the holiday coming up, we reached out to a few Woodward leaders for some of their reflections on Thanksgiving and their favorite family traditions. If you'd like to share yours with us, please post on social media using #woodwardway. Happy Thanksgiving!

WA Robotics Creates Halloween Magic

Woodward's Robotics team, in collaboration with Magic Wheelchair, worked on a project last month that helped make a nine-year-old's Halloween dream come true...

Lower school kids working on a project

Social and emotional learning has become one of the most talked-about concepts in modern education. Jennifer Knox, Woodward's Director of Character Education and the Ron M. Brill Chair for Ethical Leadership Development, wrote this piece for Front Porch Magazine about the value of Social, Emotional, and Ethical Learning...

Interview with US teacher Elizabeth Burbridge on LGBTQ+ work at Woodward

Elizabeth Burbridge is the faculty adviser for the Intersectional Feminism club at Woodward, has participated in gender discussions during Week of Understanding, and participated in the Pride parade when WA's Sexualities and Gender Alliance marched last year. We caught up with her to ask a couple questions about those topics...

Woodward Service Learning

Last week, the Upper School participated in its first ever "All In" Week of Service, giving US students and WA Serves members the opportunity to experience what the Upper School's service learning and community engagement program has to offer...

Woodward Travels The World

As part of our Global Connections program, our Middle School and Upper School students have countless opportunities to travel the globe and learn about the many different cultures and societies around the world. Check out pictures and posts from the summer abroad below...

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Beyond the Gate: The Woodward Academy Blog is a gathering place for our community members to share all of the remarkable things happening at Woodward in the classroom and beyond. Our talented faculty and staff will share their ideas and philosophies as well as news about the programs and activities that make the Academy special. We’ll also hear from students, alumni, parents, and other members of the War Eagle family. We invite you to explore and share your comments!

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