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Solana Center of Encinitas Teaches Students About Vermicomposting

This year, The Rhoades School is growing our service learning theme from last year (Food Waste) to examine ways we can put our food waste to work. On October 17 and 18, the Solana Center of Encinitas visited the school and led assemblies for all students on composting and sustainable…
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The Rhoades School Hosts San Diego Diplomacy Council Dinner

The Rhoades School hosted a dinner and cultural exchange for a delegation of women leaders from Latin America on Saturday, October 13 in the Kittle Auditorium. The women were from diverse backgrounds and countries, including Bolivia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Mexico. Among the women were grassroots community…
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The Rhoades School Participates in “Start With Hello Week” Program

  Students at The Rhoades School are participating in “Start With Hello Week” from Monday, October 1 through Friday, October 5. Start With Hello Week is a program created by Sandy Hook Promise – a national nonprofit organization founded and led by several family members whose loved ones were killed…
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Rhoades Middle School Student Featured in San Diego Union-Tribune

Gracie Howard, a sixth grade student at The Rhoades School, was recently featured in the San Diego Union-Tribune. Gracie is a young cook who has appeared on Fox’s “MasterChef Junior” twice. Several of her recipes are included in the article. Congratulations Gracie! http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/lifestyle/food-and-cooking/sd-fo-kids-who-cook-20180925-story.html

Founder of The Rhoades School Passes Away

We are sad to share that the founder of our school, Dr. Charlotte Rhoades Glinski, passed away this summer. Dr. Glinski’s experience and wisdom as an educator and a national figure in gifted education led her to envision a school specifically designed to meet the needs of gifted children. In…
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Two Rhoades Students Named as Top 300 Broadcom MASTERS

Two Rhoades students were selected as members of the Top 300 MASTERS in the 2018 Broadcom MASTERS®. Current 8th grader Kian Chakamian (pictured) and recent graduate Jasmine Elasaad’s middle school science and engineering projects are among the top 300 in the United States from over 2,500 entrants. They qualified for…
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Rhoades School Teachers Attend Gilder Lehrman seminar

Middle School teachers PJ Stanley and Julie Watts recently participated in the Gilder Lehrman seminar on Slavery and Abolition at Columbia University in July. Directed by Professor Manisha Sinha, lead scholar from the University of Connecticut and pictured above with our teachers, this seminar explored the movement to abolish slavery…
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Rhoades Middle School Student Featured in Local News

Rising 8th grader Kate Peterson has been featured in several local news outlets for her fundraising and work through a yearlong school project. Kate provided sack lunches to members of the community and a donation to Interfaith Community Services. Kate’s project was part of a middle school elective called Change Makers, which…
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Seventeen Rhoades Students Selected as National Science Fair Nominees

Seventeen Rhoades students in Grade 7 and Grade 8 were selected as nominees for Broadcom MASTERS. Selection as a Broadcom MASTERS nominee is a great honor—only the top 10% of science fair projects nationwide are selected for this opportunity. Our students were eligible for this honor through their impressive and…
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Rhoades MS Students Participate in the San Diego Regional Junior United Nations Conference

Members of Mr. Ruppert’s Design and Innovation Elective, Future Solutions-Debating World Issues, recently spent two days at the San Diego Regional Junior United Nations Conference. The conference offers the chance for students from around the county to meet, tackle real world problems, and debate over possible solutions. The students participated…
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