Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Snow Queen

Students in Ms. Vail’s English II Class and Theater Arts Class traveled to Portland to see a production of The Snow Queen at the Portland Stage Company. According to Ms. Vail, “the show was inventive and inspiring theater, and all … Continue reading

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French Immersion

Ms. Ballou’s French III and IV classes participated in a French immersion field trip in late November.  Students spent a ninety-minute lunch period at the Kopper Kettle whereby all communication was strictly in French.  Language immersion is a method of … Continue reading

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Boston Museum Trip

At the end of November, nearly forty Mt. Ararat students participated on an academic museum trip to the city of Boston.  The students visited the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), the Museum of Fine Art, and the Art Museum of … Continue reading

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Distinguished English Teachers

Mt. Ararat High School had three English Teachers attend the annual conference of the National Association of Teachers of English (NCTE) in Chicago in late October.  At this conference, Claudette Brassil was one of several teachers recognized nationally to receive … Continue reading

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