The Journey Ahead

The Importance of Play

Here at Mizzentop Day School, we take your child’s education and early childhood development very seriously. That’s precisely why we make time for play every day and incorporate play into the...

Choosing The Right Pre-K or Kindergarten for Your Child

Whether you are looking for a school for your pre-k child to begin their education or want to find the absolute best k-8 school to prepare your child to enter a top-notch preparatory high school,...

Storytelling as a Teaching Tool

The Storytelling Tradition Storytelling is our oldest form of teaching. For more than 200,000 years, human beings have used storytelling to teach about cultural history, pass down survival skills,...

The Impact of the UNICEF Living Values Education Program

We are proud to be one of the few day schools in the area to have integrated the UNICEF Living Values Education Program into our curriculum. We know that it is critical to engage a child’s heart and...

Why Class Size Matters

We all believe class-size matters. We’ve seen the news about about why smaller class sizes are better for children. It makes sense. Smaller class sizes mean teachers are less distracted; each child...

Arts Integration Is Crucial

There is a lot of buzz in the business world these days about Design Thinking, which is really just the application of creativity, art, and all of the ambiguity they encompass, to developing...