Creativity expresses itself through cognitive, affective, and imaginative processes. These come together and support the skills for predicting and arriving at unexpected solutions.

Life at SMSOC

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September 25th, 2017

OPEN HOUSE every Tuesday in October 10 to Noon

No need for reservations! Just pop in and let us show you what makes our school such a unique educational option for your family.

September 23rd, 2017

Trivia Night 2017!

Join us for our Annual Trivia Night fundraiser. Wether you really love trivia or really hate it, you should get a table together because this night is full of laughs and fun. We’ll have drinks and snacks, but feel free to bring something to share with your table if you’d like. If you’d like to Read More

September 10th, 2017

9/10/17 Ms K’s PE: Lots of Biking

9/10/17 Ms K’s PE: Lots of Biking Congratulations to our 4 new bikers this week!  We will continue to bike as weather allows.  We also played a little kickball one day and some tennis with 3/4th. Ms K

September 9th, 2017

Alumni News

We frequently get asked about our alums. Below are some snippets from emails we’ve recently received:   “Izzy is a first-year student at Carleton College in Northfield, MN, major undeclared. While she was at Burroughs, she participated in printmaking, photography, and sculpture all six years (thank you, Michael Holohan). She tested out of Carleton’s language Read More

September 7th, 2017

Las Emociones

Not many escuelas teach daily Spanish classes. It’s just one of the many aspects of our school that sets us apart. Here we see our fifth graders demonstrating emotions (emociones). From left to right: emfermo (sick), feliz (happy), triste (sad), sorpredido (surprised), enojado (angry), cansado (tired), and aburrido (bored).

August 24th, 2017

Bike season begins!

Helmets have all been adjusted properly, bikes have been sized, and we’re ready to roll!

June 1st, 2017

Camp Lakewood

Each year, our 7th and 8th Graders go to Camp Lakewood for two days to work on team building skills.

April 25th, 2017

7th Grade Learning Journey to Grand Tetons

Each year, our 7th Grade travels to Wyoming to study science and team building. Below are some photos of this years’ amazing learning journey.

April 25th, 2017

Orienteering Day

Tilles Park Orienteering Day: Students practiced their topographic map reading skills, explored pacing and judging distances, plotted an efficient and strategic individual course, and enjoyed the challenge of finding 24 controls.