On April 25, author Kelly Barnhill spent the day on campus, leading writing workshops and discussions, reading from and signing books for middle school students. In advance of her visit, sixth grade English classes were reading Barnhill’s 2017 book, “The Girl Who Drank the Moon,” which won the Newbery Medal for outstanding contribution to children’s literature.
Bishop's Academic League had a very successful season this year. The novice team finished the regular season with a 4-3 record; JV and varsity each finished with 7-0 records, placing first in their divisions of the San Diego Metro League. Varsity qualified to play in the Metro League championship televised on April 16.
The 2019 Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) took place April 26-28 at Idyllwild Pines. Elise Thuresson ’20 was selected to participate and recently shared remarks about her experience at the La Jolla Rotary luncheon.
The World Language Department celebrated the Spanish Honor Society Induction on April 15, 2019. Forty-two students were inducted into the Bishop’s School chapter Gabriel García Márquez, established in 1992 by Silvia Staulo, a former Bishop’s Spanish teacher. The guest speaker was Jean Guerrero ’06.
The California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA) is known as a rigorous four-week, pre-professional visual and performing arts training program for high school students held each summer at the California Institute of the Arts in Sacramento, Calif.
The Bishop’s School is an independent, coeducational college-preparatory day school for students in grades six through twelve who live throughout San Diego County. Founded in 1909, the School is affiliated with the Episcopal church.