Two recent posts on Common Sense Media focused on children's media usage and how parents and teachers can help given this information are extremely informative. The first, "The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Teens and Tweens" outlines data found in recent research and can be found here. The second, entitled, "The New Guide to Managing Media for Teens and Tweens" provides helpful suggestions.
The Pike School is filled with fabulous teachers. The kind who teach children the most important lesson of all: To believe in themselves. Read more about our faculty.
Positive energy. It's in the air. Along the hallways. Throughout every classroom. And on every child's face. Because of it, our students believe they can do anything. That's the power of the positive energy that flows through the Pike School. See for yourself.
By the time they graduate, our students are master learners. They know how to manage their time, build meaningful relationships with adults, and advocate for themselves. They also know what it means to make a positive impact in the world. Read about our alumni.
The Ellis Island simulation is a big day for our second graders, who play the roles of actual immigrants who came to America through Ellis Island. Watch video.