How to Help Your Middle School Student Thrive!

How to Help Your Middle School Student Thrive!

Author: Amy Boldt  Parenting a middle school student has it’s challenges, that is for sure. We found a helpful article that we hope you will enjoy reading. Check it out, later in this article! It’s called, “How to talk to your middle-schooler (so they might actually listen to you.”  The Menaul School community theme for 2021-22 is Thrive. Throughout…

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We are Connected, We are Rooted.

We are Connected, We are Rooted.

This speech was delivered at Convocation by John Sitler, on August 17, 2021 “Happy are those who trust in the LORD,     who rely on the LORD. They will be like trees planted by the streams     whose roots reach down to the water. They won’t fear drought when it comes;     their leaves will remain green. They…

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Spiritual Life: Community Chapel

Spiritual Life: Community Chapel

The chapel service at Menaul School follows the form of worship in the Presbyterian tradition… There is a reason for what we do and why we do it the way we do it. First, it is God who takes initiatives in our relationship with God. God gathers us in as a community to come into…

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Q & A with Laura Hille, International Admission Director

Q & A with Laura Hille, International Admission Director

In 1966 Menaul School was one of the few schools that was approved by the US State Department to receive international students. With your background in international admissions, tell us why that was significant and what that approval means for Menaul School today? It’s significant because it demonstrates our long history of welcoming students from…

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Menaul School Boarding Program: A Home Away from Home

Menaul School Boarding Program: A Home Away from Home

Throughout Menaul School’s 125-year history, students from over 50 countries have called Menaul School their home away from home. Yes, the boarding program has changed over time. Sometimes our alumni have a hard time recognizing the boarding program as their own. But if you look a little closer, you will see that certain elements are…

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AP Calculus Summer Work Packet

AP Calculus Summer Work Packet

This summer, students preparing for AP Calculus AB at Menaul School have a summer work packet that is due on the first day of school, just like Summer Reading. This packet constitutes a broad and in-depth review of 19 requisite skills necessary for success in AP Calculus AB, including topics covered in Algebra II/Integrated Math…

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Menaul School by the Decades: RECAP

Menaul School by the Decades: RECAP

Menaul School has a rich and relevant history that dates back to the late 19th century. What started out as a Presbyterian boarding school for Spanish speaking boys has evolved into a co-educational boarding and day school with students and graduates from all across the world. You are an important part of the amazing history…

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Summer Camp as It Should Be!

Summer Camp as It Should Be!

The perfect balance between structure and play Menaul School’s campus may look quiet and serene to passersby, but behind those gates there is a world of activity going on! Summer Camp, or “Panther Camp”, is in full swing. The delighted voices of 1st through 6th grade students bring energy and cheer to the auditorium in Donaldson Hall, as the students start…

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On the Prowl (Menaul Athletics – Summer Special No. 1)

On the Prowl (Menaul Athletics – Summer Special No. 1)

Menaul Athletics’ Upper School 2021-22 sports season ended last Friday at the University of New Mexico Track and Field complex as the Panther girls competed in the Class 2A State Track and Field Championship Meet. We have the full scoop in this edition of On the Prowl, Panther Athletics – Summer Special No. 2! Panther girls…

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On the Prowl (Menaul Athletics – Summer Special No. 1)

On the Prowl (Menaul Athletics – Summer Special No. 1)

Menaul Athletics’ Upper School sports have been busy as we moved from May into June. Read all about it in this edition of On the Prowl (Panther Athletics – Summer Special No. 1)! Track athletes prepare for State Championship Meet this Friday The Menaul School Upper School boys and girls track and field athletes competed at the final meet of…

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Immerse Yourself in Language and Culture

Immerse Yourself in Language and Culture

Angelina Freeman, class of ‘20  Angelina is one student who does not back down from a challenge—she spent her junior year in Indonesia, on a prestigious Department of State scholarship (YES Abroad). She attended school, lived with a host family, and learned the Indonesian language and culture.  Angelina’s experiences showed her that:  a) she can do anything she sets her mind to, and  b) she…

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