Archives: April 2015


April 30, 2015 |Category:  Awards And Accolades

Student entries from 22 schools in nine states and the United Kingdom were ranked with Superior, Excellent, and Honorable Mention ratings. In total, 27 Superior, 74 Excellent and 82 Honorable Mention awards were awarded. Mirman School's talented and hard-working Yearbook staff were awarded the…

April 27, 2015 |Category:  Celebrations

​This past Saturday, the Mirman community gathered for our annual Spring Fair. This year's theme was "Mirman Marvels," and everyone got into the spirit with superhero costumes, face painting, and special attractions. The Spring Fair serves as our biggest annual fundraiser, and it really does take…

April 24, 2015 |Category:  Music

The Upper School Concert Singers returned from their concert tour at the Heritage Festival of Gold this past week in Anaheim, California. The choir earned their spot in the competition after winning top honors last year in Montreal. The singers are still celebrating their victorious win after a very…

April 17, 2015 |Category:  World Languages

​For the past several weeks, each Rooms 3 student has been researching a specific country. Today, they presented their findings to teachers, parents, and their peers. Mirman's annual "Multicultural Day" introduces the students to exotic foods, various languages, and unique cultural trademarks that…

April 13, 2015 |Category:  Lower School

What’s the tallest structure you can build with toothpicks and marshmallows? How would you maintain your building’s structural integrity while pushing the the limits of height? What did architects consider when designing and building famous structures, such as the Eiffel Tower and the Leaning Tower…

April 8, 2015 |Category:  Alumni

Alumnus Marc Mitchell returned to campus in April to speak to Ms. Butterfield's LEAP Entrepreneurism class. Marc is Co-Founder and CEO of Lootsie, an advertising platform for mobile apps and games he started with his partner Brandon Werber in 2012. Prior to co-founding Lootsie, Marc has had a long…

April 7, 2015 |Category:  Global Village

It was a mere ten years ago when Mirman began the odyssey that resulted in the school becoming a major recycling center. At that time, Rooms 1 students were studying the rainforest in science. When it came time to hold a class meeting about their school service project, one student suggested that…

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