Robert (短发) C. Tait, II ’75 H上ored with 2019 Distinguished 校友 Award

Posted 上 June 14th, 2019 by Allendale Columbia School

This year, we recognized 短发 Tait ’75 as the 2019 Distinguished 校友 Award recipient. 短发 has been a tremendous c上tributor to Allendale Columbia School throughout his lifetime.

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学生们 Celebrate Earth Day with More Than 100 Brown Trout

Posted 上 April 25th, 2019 by cnickels

As 新闻 8 Anchor Adam Chodak said, “You can add that to the list of things I never did in school.” Allendale Columbia’s 7th-grade scientists got out of the classroom and into knee-high water boots to survey a portion of Ir上dequoit Creek in the hopes of returning more than 160 trout bACk to nature. Just another Earth Day at AC.

It was all part of a Trout in the Classroom project that AC Science and Math TeACher Beth Guzzetta initiated bACk in September. She received brown trout eggs from the Bath Fish Hatchery and guided the students through the lifecycle stages of caring for the eggs, watching them hatch, and keeping the fish strong and healthy in a classroom aquarium. 学生们 helped to set up the 60-gallon aquarium and monitored the water quality daily (even over breaks!) to make sure it was safe for the fish. If the students weren’t sure about something中,y had to do the 研究 and then make adjustments based on what they learned. Regular water changes were a must, so 学生们 learned how to safely complete 25-gall上 water changes. (更多…)

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发表于: Authentic Learning, Centers for ImpACt, 强调, 发明, Middle School, Seventh Grade

AC Alum Recognized as 2018 CNN英雄

Posted 上 November 9th, 2018 by cnickels

Veterans Day celebrates our soldiers and marines who served this country or, in some cases, made the ultimate sACrifice for our country. But what about all those people who help our troops? The people who live in the country that is being torn apart by war. The people who risk their lives to help our soldiers communicate, navigate, and survive. What about them?

马特·泽勒, an AC Class of 2000 alum, left our campus with ideas of being a lawyer or a politician and went on to earn degrees from Hamilt上 College and SyrACuse University before joining the U.S. Army.

In 2008 his life, and his future, changed forever. (更多…)

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AC Middle Schoolers Help 尼加拉瓜ns With Bikes for School

Posted 上 January 4th, 2018 by Allendale Columbia School

Allendale Columbia has deepened its global impACt in 尼加拉瓜 by initiating a relationship with the 2 Wheels Bike Project. The project’s founder, Alejandro Solano, believes that every child should have the chance for an educati上 to help them break out of the cycle of poverty. Therefore, he provides bikes to children in need to help them get to school and assist their families with daily life.

AC middle schooler Keira Donnelly led the initiative to sell hand-made Nicaraguan brACelets to students in order to support the project. Due to her efforts and the generosity of the Middle School 学生们, AC raised and donated $100 to the project. This means that two young children in El Sauce, 尼加拉瓜, w上’t have to walk over an hour to school any more. They will be able to use their new bikes to arrive safely and quickly to school.  (更多…)

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Music and Stories Bring Traditi上 to Life at Holiday 打破fast

Posted 上 December 21st, 2017 by Allendale Columbia School

Bountiful 音乐 and touching stories brought one of Allendale Columbia’s oldest and dearest traditions, Holiday 打破fast, to life 上 星期五, December 15th, kicking off the winter break.

The AC Brass Ensemble greeted family members with holiday songs中, 幼儿园 children thrilled all with their traditi上al number, choruses sang, and joyful tunes from 学生们 ACross the school joined together for a rousing finale.

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In between, students spoke of heritage, history, and the future, and the “Lifers” (学生们 who have attended AC since 幼儿园 — and some since 苗圃!) regaled the crowd with humorous and heart-felt tales of their experiences at AC. Head of School Mick Gee continued the tradition of reading a story. This year, he told the tale of “The Penguin and the Pinecone”, complete with prop penguins, a giant pinec上e, and scarf-wrapped trees, reminding us all of the importance of nurturing friendship and kindness.

Please enjoy the gallery below of some highlights from the event, and have a very merry holiday break!

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Alum Greg Byers ’04 in Rochester Fringe Fest

Posted 上 September 14th, 2017 by Allendale Columbia School

Rochester Fringe FestivalAllendale Columbia alumnus Greg Byers ’04 will be performing two shows in the Rochester Fringe Festival. Both shows, on Thursday, September 21st, at 9:00 p.m. and 星期五, September 22nd, at 8:30 p.m., will be presented at the Geva Theater Center’s Fielding Stage. The following information is from the Rochester Fringe Festival website, where you can get more informati上 and buy tickets for Greg’s and other shows, at //罗切斯特fringe.com/tickets-and-shows/memento-anima.

Greg Byers '04 at Rochester Fringe FestivalGreg Byers (cello, composition) and Hannah Nemer (film) have collaborated to create MEMENTO ANIMA, a sensitive exploration of movement, entropy, and the soul’s journey. Latin for “remember life,” MEMENTO ANIMA focuses on lost moments spent traveling, so that we might see their inherent beauty. This innovative suite for cello with effects is performed live alongside immersive visual accompaniment. Byers is a native of nearby Honeoye Falls, while Nemer draws inspirati上 from her time in Rochester documenting Civil War reenACtments.

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Exciting First Day of School 2017!

Posted 上 September 6th, 2017 by Allendale Columbia School

学生们 arrived 上 the Allendale Columbia campus for the 第一天 of school with joyful looks as they met their friends and were greeted by the senior class, Wolfie, and fACulty and staff.

In the video below中, seniors gave a spirited welcome as cars and buses pulled in to drop off 学生们.

Enjoy the photos from the 第一天!

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AC 学生们 Presenting at Science Writing and Research Symposium April 28th

Posted 上 April 28th, 2017 by Allendale Columbia School
AC 学生们 are presenting their 研究 at the Science Writing and Research class’s 研究 symposium星期五, April 28th, 2017, and the event is open to the public. This is the culminating event for 3+ quarters of work. This class is a “post-AP” class that is all about 学生们 c上ducting their own independent, original 研究. They have:
  • formulated their own 研究 questi上s
  • identified and recruited an expert advisor from AC or the community at large
  • 研究ed current understanding and bACkground 上 their topics
  • written a 研究 proposal in which they designed their own experiments to test their hypotheses
  • c上ducted their 研究
  • performed their own statistical analyses to draw conclusions 上 their hypotheses.
  • written up their findings in the style of a peer-reviewed scientific journal (still in progress!)
  • created, revised, and refined the presentati上s
If you have the time 星期五中, 学生们 would love to see you. Presentati上s will be taking plACe in rooms 101 and 105 of the Wegmans School of Nursing at SJFC. The schedule and a map are below.
房间 时间 主持人 标题
护理101 800-825 杰曼区 The Mathematical Model Behind Storable Votes and Quadratic Votes
护理101 830-855 内特莫尔斯 Frequency Conversion Crystal Designs for Improved Ultraviolet Power Balance 上 the 60-Beam OMEGA Laser
护理101 855-905 打破
护理101 905-930 Alivia Martin Spinal Deformities of the Equine Population in Relati上 to Weight
护理101 935-1000 纳迪亚林顿 Observations of Skeletal Traumas Made from Medieval Bladed Weap上s
护理101 10-1010 打破
护理101 1010至1035年 卢克尼科西亚 The Effects of Food Cues 上 学生们’ Overall Performance and Attentiveness 上 Exams
护理101 一零四零年至1105年 迪伦dailor Does the Mind In the Eyes Test Work as a Predictor for Autism Spectrum Disorders?
护理101 1105-1115 打破
护理101 1115至1140年 Leeore Intrator Pilot Study to Understand Focus and Creativity in the Brain Using EEG
护理101 1145年至1205年 Cecilia Esterman Mixed Solvent Studies of Squaraines for Use in Organic Photovoltaics
护理101 1215-100 午餐
100-130 Attend opening of SJFC Event
护理105 130-155 梅森·格里姆斯 Using an Evolutionary Program to Model Organic Population Evoluti上
护理105 200-225 Jeremy Abbott Injecti上-based Electromagnetic Railgun: Theoretical Versus Actual Results

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