The world stood still, but Canterbury continued for every artist, athlete, and scholar.
While we don't have all of the answers at this point, Canterbury's commitment to our community includes frequent, consistent, and honest communication concerning our plans for returning to school in the fall.
The Positive Coaching Alliance has initiated a campaign amid the Covid-19 outbreak titled "Life is a Team Sport."
Senior Ally Hamilton is an excellent example of an artist, an athlete, and a scholar. Before she heads to Purdue next fall, we learned more about her time as a Canterbury Cavalier.
Canterbury Middle School Director, Fraser Coffeen, explains why Grades 5-8 are having enrichment classes with remote learning. Everything from dance and knitting to a historical film club are available to Middle School students right now.
Who knows the best books to read? We decided to check in with our English teachers and librarians to see what they're reading, how it's going, and what book they think everyone should read.
Canterbury High School students have selected their House Leaders for the 2020-21 school year. Get to know the new House Leaders and why they love the House System at Canterbury!
Watch how Canterbury's Early Childhood division connects one lesson across the curriculum.
The Canterbury community is smiling through these tough times, thanks to the support of teachers, staff, and each other.
Canterbury school counselor for Grades 9-12, Dr. Tamara Lombard, shares an excellent technique for dealing with stress when things get overwhelming.
Canterbury's campus may be closed, but our community continues on. We continue to support one another, to take care of each other, and to band together as one because at Canterbury, we are stronger together. Read about some of the ways our Cavalier family has made the best of the current situation.
A combination of test scores, academic achievements, extracurricular activities, community service, and leadership qualities helped Grade 12 student Roni Wrobleski win the title of an Indiana Academic-All Star.
Canterbury Grade 2 students collected plastic caps and lids that would be recycled into a bench. The experience taught students about conservation and stewardship of the earth.
On March 27, Canterbury Grade 5 student Ibraheem Mushtaq will compete online for the State GeoBee Championship.
As we continue to monitor the development of COVID-19 globally, nationally, and locally, it is important to keep our parents abreast of how this information impacts other aspects of our school community. In particular, there are many questions circulating currently regarding travel – especially as Spring Break is upon us in two short weeks. We have created this special webpage, www.canterburyschool.org/covid19, to aggregate all pertinent information as a helpful resource for our community.
Canterbury musicians have once again proved their abilities with incredible showings at State ISSMA! Cavaliers were impressive in orchestra, band, and vocal categories.
Canterbury's High School Speech & Debate Team placed third at the Sectional Tournament at Wayne High School.
Some people might travel to the Dominican Republic for its beaches and palm trees, but a group of Canterbury students are headed to the Dominican in May for a service trip to Los Alcarrizos and Villa Altagracia, two of the poorest suburbs of Santo Domingo. This is the eleventh time a Canterbury group has made the service trip.
For 42 years, Canterbury's Ken Harkenrider has has an impact on the game of soccer in the state of Indiana. He was recently inducted into the Indiana Soccer Hall of Fame for his commitment to soccer, students, and integrity.
Each year students from across the state compete in the Indiana State School Music Association Solo & Ensemble competition. Canterbury students had an impressive showing at this year's District event, and many will go on to compete at the State level!
Canterbury's Dr. John Aden has put together a series of videos in recognition of Black History Month.
Former Canterbury student Austin Hatch returned to campus to speak to lower school, middle school, and high school students. His message was focused on facing adversity and growing from the experience.
Nineteen students were recognized at the annual Canterbury Scholar Reception on February 11, 2020. The reception celebrated academic success in the Canterbury Scholar Program, and two students who received the Malone Scholar Award.
It's been another successful Scholastic season for Canterbury students! More than 90 awards were given to Canterbury writing projects for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The awards have been around since 1923, recognizing the vision, ingenuity, and talent of youth in America.
More than 30 Canterbury High School students spent their Friday night volunteering for a good cause. Thanks to their incredible help, and the organization Comfort Cases, local foster children won't be handed a trash bag to carry their belongings.
Early Childhood Music Teacher Patricia Reeves knows the exceptional benefits music has on the mind of an Early Childhood student. Music class is more than just singing, dancing, and playing instruments. It's literally helping students' emotional, social, and cognitive development!
Twenty Canterbury students qualified for the individual SCI State Championship last weekend in Indianapolis, an impressive feat that has taken practice and dedication to achieve.
Once again, Canterbury artists have shown their incomparable artistic talent at the National Scholastic Arts Competition. The competition received more than 2,900 entries in our region, which ranks in the top five in the nation. Eight Canterbury students received a combined 18 Gold and Silver Keys.
Sarah Garvin's family hosted Rally Nikolova, an exchange student from Bulgaria through the ASSIST program, in 2015-2016. Her experience hosting an international student at Canterbury School was a joy and one she won't ever forget.
Canterbury alum Ali (Rifkin) Frebel '08 started a business in 2016, creating greeting cards and doing custom hand-lettering and calligraphy jobs.
Romina Lazarin has always wanted to explore the world outside of her home country of Croatia. Now she's an international student at Canterbury School and loving every minute of it.
Susan and Roger Wolff have hosted several international students over the years. They hope others consider doing the same for future international students at Canterbury School.
Canterbury swim coach Tamara Lombard hopes to create a positive atmosphere for a fun and successful swim season for the Cavaliers. Hear from Coach Lombard and a few of the Canterbury swimmers on their expectations for this swim season.
Elizabeth Patterson was voted "Best High School Teacher" in the Fort Wayne Newspapers' Reader's Choice Awards. Check out her thoughts on all of Canterbury's holiday performances and how important they are to the students and our community.
Canterbury won more awards than any other school at the Allen County Public Library's "I Believe" Poetry Contest.
Miriel McFarland drives 96 miles round-trip to teach at Canterbury School each day. She doesn't only choose Canterbury for a job, but also for her son.
Canterbury students are learning about the art of communication and relationships by visiting FIve Star Senior Living, a retirement community in Fort Wayne. Middle School Religion/Service teacher Nancy Schantz tells us why the partnership is so important.
Each year students from Kindergarten through Grade 12 come together for Canterbury's Thanksgiving Feast. This year, like every year, was a memorable event with lots of smiles, laughter, and, of course, gobbles!
Junior Vince Rorick was once a shy freshman, averse to social activity. But then he took theatre class at Canterbury School, and things began to change. By his Junior year, he was performing as the Pirate King in Canterbury's production of The Pirates of Penzance.
The Canterbury Food Drive is November 11-18. Students and staff are collecting food for the Associated Churches Neighborhood Food Network.
Canterbury Lower School students are learning important math skills... and having fun! Math teachers Linda Corson and Kelly Madarang talk about teaching math at Canterbury and how they keep students engaged.
Be it a fire, tornado, unwanted intruder, or other emergency, Canterbury School is taking the proper steps to keeping all of its students safe and secure.
Ten Canterbury Middle School athletes were awarded Cav-E's on Tuesday, awards that recognize good sportsmanship and traits like grit, persistence, and gratitude.
Eight Canterbury seniors have received recognition for their outstanding performance on the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.
The Canterbury High School speech team placed first at the Bishop Dwenger speech meet on October 12. Five students placed first in their events.
There are some new faces around Canterbury Middle School this fall. From a Navy Diver, to a published author, to an award-winning photographer, these new teachers bring a lot to the table.
Canterbury soccer captains Allison Hamilton, Hailey Hobbs, and Susannah Watson have been students at Canterbury since they were little, and they have a great love for Canterbury School.
The community has spoken: Canterbury wins Best Private School, Best Middle School Teacher, and Best High School teacher in Fort Wayne Newspapers' Readers Choice Awards.