Families are invited to drop by Canterbury High School any time between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. February 7. During the Open House you can take a student-led tour, visit classes in session, and meet teachers and students. See why Canterbury is is ranked the #1 Best Private K-12 School in Indiana for 2017 and 2018, according to Niche.com.
Canterbury's Model United Nations (MUN) team took home 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th places for best Delegate and 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th for Best Delegation at the November IU Southeast Conference. Model United Nations is an educational simulation in which students learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations. During the IU Southeast mock session of the UN, the students were assigned to be delegates from specific countries. Canterbury competes in two MUN conferences annually, with 10-15 high schools attending each.
Congratulations to all who participated in the Canterbury Middle School Spelling Bee! This year's winners are Oliver VandeWater, Grade 8 – school winner and Ishan Ramrakhiani, Grade 4 – school runner-up. Oliver's last round spelling word was "mandible," and then he spelled "malign" for the win. Oliver will represent Canterbury Middle School in the Allen County Spelling Bee to be held at IPFW's Rhinehart Music Center in the Auer Performance Hall on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. The competition begins at 6:00 p.m. and is open to the public. Good luck, Oliver! Grade level winners:
The 2017 Indiana State K-12 Grade Chess Championships were held Saturday, Nov. 4, at Canterbury High School. A total of 130 students from Indiana participated in the tournament, including 47 students from Canterbury. Results for the Canterbury students:
Interested in learning more about Canterbury High School? Stop by the Open Houses any time from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 13, or Wednesday, Nov. 15. The staff will be on hand to answer questions and take you on tours to see classes in action. Canterbury High School is located at 3210 Smith Road. See why Canterbury is ranked the Best Private K-12 School in Indiana for 2017 and 2018 via Niche.com. www.canterburyschool.org/visit
The boys soccer team has set an Indiana record for most state titles with the October 27 win over Covenant Christian (Indy). Goals were scored by Jonathan Bowen and Michael Clark, with a major save by goalie Clayton Perry. The school will celebrate the team's victory at a pep rally on Monday.
The cast and crew of The Addams Family are putting the finishing touches on this zany production, sure to be a crowd-pleaser for Halloween weekend. The Addams Family, directed by Dr. Joyce Lazier, opens Friday and Saturday, October 27 and 28, at 7 p.m. in the High School Summers Auditorium. Tickets will be sold at the door - Adults/$10 and Students/$7 (students dressed in all white pay only $5).
Happy chatter mixes with the sounds of drills and hammers in Canterbury Middle School's new MakerSpace. Students work independently, tinkering with their own designs or grabbing a project kit. Bob Brothers, science teacher, is the MakerSpace expert in residence, ready to answer questions. The MakerSpace provides another opportunity for students to develop STEAM skills - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math.