It seems like only yesterday that Cara and I toured The New School with Bill Mandrell, our founder. Thankfully, “we might have a spot” turned into admission for both of our children. Now, in our fifteenth year with a child at the school, we couldn’t be more grateful to be part of The New School community.
News and Blog
Here in Northwest Arkansas, Independent Schools are not as common as in other parts of the country. Director of Enrollment and Admission Jack Sweeney answers the question on the mind of many prospective parents, "What is an independent school?"
The New School Cougar of the Month features one student each month who positively reflects the school's mission, vision and values. Maggie is currently in the 8th grade at The New School.This year marks her third year attending the school. Read our Q&A session with Maggie here.
Catherine Persad is in her first year of teaching and has begun her career as an educator with The New School as a Kindergarten teacher. Read our Q&A session with Ms. Catherine here.
At its best, learning should be messy. I, much like you I’m sure, have been inundated with messages of pandemic exhaustion, information overflow, and just plain weariness. I get it. And I strongly support the need for people to take breaks, prioritize family and self-care, and ask for support.