A group of upper school students left winter in Kansas City for the warmth of Costa Rica on Tuesday, Feb. 12.
The students and Spanish teacher Brandon Pepin will spend two weeks at our partner campus, the Cloud Forest School in Monteverde, through Barstow’s Global Education program.During the visit, they will study environmental science and culture and complete community service. They’ll also practice language skills during home stays.
The Global Education program also has a trip to Barstow’s partner school in Argentina that departs on Feb. 27.
Not only did the middle school math team finish first in the regional MATHCOUNTS contest on Saturday, Feb. 2, all ten students qualified to move on to the state contest in Rolla in March. Congratulations to our students and Coach Charlotte Keith!
Barstow Debate had a sensational first semester of tournament competition that included winning two varsity policy debate tournaments in the same weekend and earning two bids to the acclaimed Tournament of Champions (TOC).