Exciting changes are afoot at Greenhills as the school year gets underway, with a tasty and nutritious new lunch program in place, along with key changes in the school’s leadership team as returning Head of School Peter Fayroian and new Head of Upper School Quincy McLaughlin take the reins.
Just in time for the start of the school year, we’ve made it even easier for Greenhills families to find a convenient carpool for their students — thanks to our new partnership with CarpooltoSchool.com. The CarpooltoSchool.com service, and its available app, are designed to help parents who wish to start or join a carpool connect online at an exclusive new Greenhills carpool webpage.
The 7th Grade's annual Walk for Water, held May 25, served as a reminder to students about how scarcity and hard work can shape the lives of people who grow up in other parts of the world -- and not always in a positive way.
Middle schoolers were treated to a magical set from the Corn Potato String Band this week in the Friedlander Outdoor Forum, as the skies cleared and the temperatures started to climb. But don't worry about missing them at Greenhills -- you can still catch them at The Ark this coming September, instead.
For the past eight years Spanish students at Greenhills have been actively making connections with the Latino communities in the Ypsilanti/Detroit areas. The students have been working with younger native speaking and bilingual students in Spanish, as well as sampling delicious authentic food at many different restaurants in the three cities.
Every year, Greenhills seniors celebrate senior release day by donning t-shirts from the colleges they'll attend and sprinting from one end of the school to the next -- although sometimes the congestion caused by the cheering throngs of other classes slows things down to more of a stroll. Here, thanks to video by Greenhills junior Emily Gitlin, is what it looked like Friday.
Oakland Community College hosted 66 high school forensic teams from around the state for the MIFA Individual Events Tournament at the end of April. After two days of intense competition with four preliminary and two elimination rounds, the Greenhills team finished second in the C/D division.
It’s been such a pleasure to work with our upper school FIRST Robotics team this year that we wanted to publicly congratulate them for their outstanding performances at the state championship and the two qualification events that made up their 2018 season.