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An Independent Co-Ed Day School For Grades PreK-12

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China: Day 10

Visiting the Great Wall and Ming Tombs: a Journey through China’s Ancient and Modern Past
By Harrison Stevens ’22 and Kevin Kuryla ’22

Today, our group experienced a treasured landmark, The Great Wall of China.

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China: Day 9

The Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City on a hot day
By Giani and Piero Panariello ’19

Our first day in Beijing was a very busy one filled with various sight-seeing adventures.

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Island School: Day 4

By Ellie ‘25

Breakfast was really good today. We had cinnamon rolls and oatmeal.  We then went to the boat house to learn about coral reefs before we headed out on the boat where we snorkeled and some people scuba dived over the reef.

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China: Day 8

Bullet Train to Beijing
By: Janise Park ’20 and Jenson Green ’22

We spent a large part of the day travelling from Xi’an all the way to Beijing. Although the trip was nearly 700 miles the high-speed bullet train got us there in a few hours.

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Rwanda: Day 8

By Will ’21, Katherine ’22, Anya ’22, and Ava ’20

Today we started out with a cooking class at Komera led by their chef, Hans. In this class, we learned how to make African Tea.

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