Wellness Through Fitness Continues

By Colleen Zeiss The Junior High continued its Wellness Through Fitness program this week. Students participated in some old favorites: kickball, Knock Out, and the even the Hill! (Yes, that is now a favorite among students!) We also had some new activities, namely TikTok dances, a socially distanced game of Go, and soccer dribbling drills! … Continue reading Wellness Through Fitness Continues

Outdoor Fun for Junior High

By Colleen Zeiss This week, two eighth-grade leadership groups hosted another Carline Bake/Treat Sale. The Student Council sold treats along the carline path and helped to distribute junior-high materialsfor pick-up. In addition, the 8th Grade Girls Leadership Council hosted a bake sale to raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, whose mission is “to … Continue reading Outdoor Fun for Junior High

Unwavering Belief in America

by Gary Stern, Head of School Dear High Point Community,  I have an unwavering belief in America, in its democratic principles and in its commitment to individual rights, freedoms, and responsibilities. Recently our nation elected a president and other prominent government officials in highly contested elections. Our democracy, the longest-standing democracy on the face of … Continue reading Unwavering Belief in America

Welcome Kindergarten!

High Point Academy welcomed its Kindergarten class to the classroom for in-person instruction.  Staff and faculty are fully trained on safety guidelines.  High Point's Guidelines for a Safe Return to Campus were approved by the Pasadena and California Public Health Departments, and shared with parents.  To begin the transition, Kindergartners and their parents paid a … Continue reading Welcome Kindergarten!

Drive-Through Halloween

High Point Academy held a drive-through trick or treat celebration for students on Friday, October 30. 2020.  Witches, superheroes, butterflies, and all sorts of wonderful characters stopped for a photo op and a bag of candy.   Gandalf the Wizard (AKA Gary Stern, Head of School) and faculty/staff dressed in costumes welcomed all who participated in … Continue reading Drive-Through Halloween

High Point Halloween Debate

by Gint Valiulis The High Point Academy debate squad competed on Saturday, debating about social media and electric cars, while wearing Halloween costumes. This was the first time out for our 7th grade debaters and everyone made a good showing. Of course, this was a Zoom debate that attracted many local schools including Poly, Chandler, … Continue reading High Point Halloween Debate