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WCDS Sports Recap 10/12/18

October 12, 2018

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director MS Volleyball   The Owls hosted Fresta Valley in the VMSC quarterfinals on 10/9/18. WCDS took the first set easily, 25-12. Ava Lubkemann led the Owls with three Continue Reading

A Focus on Honor

October 11, 2018

Once upon a time at Wakefield Country Day School, a few things, here and there, began to disappear.  Someone had been taking items that belonged to others.  Dr. William E. Lynn, Jr., Co-founder and Headmaster of the school, had seen Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 10/05/18

October 6, 2018

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director                                                                                                                             MS Volleyball   The Owls traveled to Martinsburg, WV, to face Saint Joseph School in a VMSC match on 10/1/18.   Saint Joseph School controlled the sets and Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 09/28/18

September 28, 2018

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director   MS Volleyball The Owls hosted Chelsea Academy for a VMSC match on 9/24/18.  We had an 11-8 lead in the first set when Claire Mullins rotated to Continue Reading

Rain or Shine, Runners Have a Good Time

September 25, 2018

  We held our annual 5K Fun Run—a fundraising event for the WCDS Athletics Department— on Saturday, September 22, just ahead of our Family Carnival and Lobster Boil.  Twenty-five runners, including a large number from Mountain View Christian Academy, competed Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 09/21/18

September 21, 2018

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director   MS Soccer The young Owls traveled to Sacred Heart Academy for their first VMSC action on 9/20/18.  The Owls scored two goals, but the Saints controlled the Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 09/14/18

September 14, 2018

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director   MS Volleyball The Owls traveled to Front Royal Christian School for a non-conference match on 9/13/18.  The girls got off to a good start controlling the first Continue Reading

The Importance of Being Courteous

September 13, 2018

At Wakefield Country Day School, courtesy is an important part of education. The school’s handbook includes twenty traditional courtesies, and all students in grades 1-12 review the “WCDS Courtesies” at the beginning of each year.  To set a serious but Continue Reading

WCDS Teachers: Students for the Summer

August 29, 2018

A number of Wakefield Country Day School faculty members became students again as they attended summer workshops and classes to enhance their teaching. Through a consortium with Rappahannock County Public Schools and Lord Fairfax Community College, teachers Nikki Brady and Amanda Hoffman joined the “Teach Like Continue Reading

Deciduous, Coniferous –– or Both?

August 29, 2018

Christmas in August?  Not quite, but WCDS third graders did start the new school year with visions of Christmas trees as they hiked around campus observing the difference between evergreen and deciduous trees. “The kids were super excited to spend Continue Reading