All The SKS News That’s Fit to Print

August 2017

SKS WELCOMES NEW FACULTY THIS WEEK

August 18th, 2017|Announcements|

Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY With the 2017-18 school year nearly upon us, The Storm King School is excited to welcome six new faculty members into our diverse and global community.  Headmaster Jonathan Lamb introduced them during faculty orientation which took place this week.  “We are pleased to welcome these new faculty members [...]

CORNELL’S MOST VALUABLE DEBATER: AN SKS SOPHOMORE

August 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Ithaca, NY Pierce Pramuka ’20 won the Most Valuable Debater Award at the Cornell International Summer Debate competition last week. The competition was a culmination of a week’s worth of intense debate training hosted by Cornell University—home to one of the world’s top collegiate speech and debate programs. For this [...]

SKS JUNIOR SPENDS HER SUMMER ELEANOR ROOSEVELT STYLE

August 7th, 2017|Announcements, Student Leadership|

Hyde Park, NY The Storm King School is proud to announce that junior Asia Raacke ‘19 graduated from the prestigious Girls Leadership Worldwide (GLW) program held at the Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill in Hyde Park, NY this summer. Asia was one of the 50 girls chosen for the program [...]

AN IMPROVED CAMPUS AWAITS OUR STUDENTS THIS FALL

August 3rd, 2017|On Campus|

Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY The 2017-2018 academic year at The Storm King School starts in less than a month beginning on Monday, August 28, 2017. For our students and faculty, summer is a time to catch up on the “4 Rs” - rest, relaxation, reading, and reflection. For our Buildings and Grounds [...]

July 2017

SKS VOCAL INSTRUCTOR PERFORMS IN EUROPE THIS SUMMER

July 31st, 2017|Arts|

Cornwall on Hudson, NY SKS vocal instructor Gabriela Mikova-Johnson displayed her vocal talent at three concerts in Europe this summer. First, Poland was graced with her vocal duo Bellissime which she performed along with her friend Anna Butkiewicz as a part of “An Evening of Czech Culture” at Zakrent Dance [...]

STUDENTS GET THEIR FEET WET WITH THE EELS

July 28th, 2017|Community Service, Outdoor Education|

New Windsor, NY Earlier this year, students from The Storm King School got their hands dirty and their feet wet as they participated in the Eel Project, a long-term field study organized by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC). The 10 year-long study of American Eel populations aims [...]