2018

News Archive

  • Memories Collection, 2017-2018

    Share photos and quotes of your favorite moments from last year. If you have something applicable to one of the listed categories or events, that is wonderful. However, we would still love to hear from you about anything in the "other" category as well. Click here to fill out the form. Deadline is Friday, November 30.
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  • October 2018 Student Spotlights

    High School Model UN, Hamlet, Visitors from Mexico, and Headwaters Shark Tank!
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  • Guide Feature: Alli Breznicky

    Alli Breznicky is the Lead Primary Guide in the Bluebirds Community on the Springs
    Campus.
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  • Ted Talks: What Makes Us US

    Ted Graf, Head of School
    The publication of this month’s Current comes near the end of a painful and upsetting week and weekend -- first the pipe bombs sent to political leaders and supporters around the U.S., the shooting of two people in Louisville, and then the inexplicable and tragic deaths of eleven people worshiping at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Headwaters remains committed to our Purpose of bringing more peace to the world and to supporting and caring for each child and family, regardless of race, ethnicity, faith, or nationality. Here is a link from Facing History and Ourselves written for middle and high school educators that may be useful to parents as you process these events. We’ll continue to share other resources we might find.

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    Last spring, as we looked ahead to this academic year and prepared for a year of self-study*,  I posed some questions for myself and for the entire Headwaters community:
     
    What makes us US?  What distinguishes us as a school?  How are we unique?
     
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  • Ted Talks: On Luis, AIM, and Belonging

    Ted Graf, Head of School
    "Fitting in is when you want to be a part of something. Belonging is when others want you."
    -- Brene Brown
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  • Guide Feature: Roberto Germán

    Cait Taylor, Advancement Coordinator
    We are so thrilled to have Roberto Germán joining the Headwaters community this summer as our new Head of Middle School.
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  • River Campus Learning Specialist Terra Lynch

    Guide Feature: Terra Lynch and Her New Book

    Cait Taylor, Advancement Coordinator
    River Campus Academic Specialist Terra Lynch introduces her new book!
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  • Ted Talks: Transition Back to School

    Ted Graf, Head of School
    Some back-to-school thoughts and reflections from Ted...
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  • 6th Grade Emilie spent her project week writing and illustrating a story in French, her first language.

    Headwaters Project Week 2018: Middle School and High School

    Cait Taylor
    Headwaters Middle & High School students spent the week before Spring Break engaged in group and individual projects in Austin and beyond with the objective of exploring interests, developing passions, bringing an idea to reality, and sharing...
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  • Ted Talks: What are we talking about when we talk about student voice?

    Ted Graf, Head of School
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