Country School played host to the Special Olympics’ Unified Soccer Tournament, an annual event, which brought nearly 100 middle school students from Lower Fairfield County to the campus. Ninth graders participated in the games by serving as referees, timers, scorekeepers and cheerleaders.
Country School alumni Jane Stoddard Williams ’72, Allison Williams ’03 and Douglas Williams ’06 along with their father Brian Williams were interviewed for a mini-documentary on the Horizons Student Enrichment program, which aired on the PBS affiliate WNET and CT public broadcasting on Saturday, September 27 as part of WNET’s American Graduate Day. Click here to view the clip.
Don your blue and white and join Country School friends and faculty for Homecoming & Fall Fest on Sat. Oct. 18. Events include a Catch the Cougar Fun Run, the inaugural Frogtown Frenzy Relay Race, and our varsity teams competing in soccer, field hockey, volleyball and football. You will have the opportunity to meet incoming Head of School Rob Macrae. For a full schedule of the day’s events and to register online: www.countryschool.net/homecoming
The shofar was sounded at Country School’s Lower School assembly signaling the coming of Rosh Hashanah. Ninth grader Gabriel Byan played the traditional musical instrument made of a ram’s horn which announces the Jewish New Year. Watch this video of the shofar demonstration.