Ware Academy Students Filled the Bus!
In conjunction with the Salvation Army, Ware Academy students joined together to provide clothes,
hygiene items and toys for needy families in the community.
The goal was met and many families will be able to celebrate the season thanks to the support of the Ware family!
Happy Holidays from the students at Ware Academy!
Earth Day at Ware
Ware Academy students spent the entire day beautifying their campus and participating in "Earth Games" that focused on learning about the environment and ways to protect it.
The day's activities were formulated and planned solely by the 8th Grade Captains, who were responsible for organizing everything from planting flowers to picking up trash, to the pie-eating contest. Every student at Ware, from Pre-K to eighth grade, "got their hands dirty." In addition, the entire student body drew an "Earth Day Mural" out of sidewalk chalk on the blacktop out front; each child was able to draw their favorite thing about the earth. The 6th and 7th graders took their efforts to the streets and picked up trash on Indian Road, while the 8th graders mentored the Kindergartners and together they planted a Dogwood tree in front of Waddell Hall.
The day’s events concluded with a Pep Rally and the most popular activity of the da
Ware Provides Warmth!
The coat drive officially ended on Friday, January 22nd. The students gathered a total of 195 coats. As a finale, the Head of School, Mr. Thomas, donated his own coats to push the school’s total donation over the 200 mark, at 222! Below are the number of coats collected from each division:
The Lower School Officers and Class Representatives provided all of the advertisement for the event. They made posters, announcements, and even spoke on a local radio station about their cause. In the end, there were twenty lawn bags filled with coats!
Thank you to everyone who donated coats to help keep others in need warm
Middle School Students and the Humane Society
Every Monday, beginning in October, Middle School Students take turns going to the Gloucester–Mathews Humane Society to help care for the animals. Most visits
Spreading Holiday Cheer
Ware Academy Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students visited The Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society.