News & Media

Calhoun teacher Christy Kong

Teacher and parent Christy Kong shares how strong relationships between teachers and students enhance the learning experience for Little Calhouners and help to build the foundation for academic success.

9th Grade Camping Trip

The start of high school is a big transition for any student. Whether a student has been at Calhoun since preschool or is coming in as a new ninth grader, high school is sure to be an exciting and transformative time. Here are some things to look forward to in Calhoun’s Upper School.

Middle School Classroom

Middle School is a transformative time in a student's academic journey. At Calhoun, it's when students will gain independence, learn new things, and grow into their own unique selves. Here are some things to look forward to in Calhoun’s Middle School.

Erika Brinzac '10

Current teacher and Calhoun alum Erika Brinzac '10 shares how Calhoun educators place children at the center of their learning, keeping them invested as they make new discoveries in the classroom. 

Teacher and parents Shnieka Johnson

Hear from Calhoun teacher and parent Shnieka Johnson about what makes students excited about coming to school every day and how teachers keep children engaged in the classroom throughout their time at Calhoun. 

Students work on computers

Fifth graders in Computer Technology class are learning core technology skills through real-world application. From building a personal budget using Excel to delving into coding, students are learning to navigate an increasingly technological world. 

Student reads in class

By Larry Sandomir
7th grade English teacher Larry Sandomir sheds light on how he creates an environment in which students feel motivated to express themselves through writing, creating meaningful work imbued with their personal points of view. 

Upper School Anthropology Museum Trip

As part of their Introduction to Anthropology course, Upper School students engaged in a critical examination of the ways in which indigenous cultures and materials are represented in museums, coming face-to-face with the ethics of archaeological practice. 

Kevin teaches Middle School math

Sixth grade math teacher Kevin Randazzo challenges his students to think flexibly. As they take on problems and engage in projects, Kevin encourages students to work through challenges and use missteps to inform new problem-solving strategies.