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Richard Blanco visits St. Philip’s

This week the third-grade class brainstormed, drafted, and revised poems in three hour-long writing workshops with Richard Blanco. Mr. Blanco had students create an “I come from…” poem in which each line of the poem started with these words. Each child then described their identity using a food, a song or band, a place, and a […]

An Evening of Art & Science

Student Art Display Last night the St. Philip’s Courtyard came alive with artwork from all St. Philip’s students from PK-3 through grade five. This collection illustrated the students’ yearlong study of a wide variety of artists and visual art styles. Our guests were inspired to by the creativity and talent of our amazing students! Science […]

A Visit with Sinuhe Vega

A Visit with Sinuhe Vega The Saint Philip’s artist in residence program welcomed Sinuhé Vega into our kindergarten through grade 5 art classes. Our students were intrigued and enchanted by his imaginative surrealist world. Sinuhé Vega shared and discussed his current artworks characterized as seed people. Taking inspiration from our guest our students created their own […]