• Discover Webb Day -- November 13

    October 26, 2016

    Prospective students and their families are invited to spend the afternoon hearing from faculty, students, and parents. Come tour the campus and experience what it would be like to be a Webbie. Please RSVP with this link. We look foward to welcoming you at Discover Webb Day on November 13 at 1:00 p.m.

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  • Yes, And: Collaboration, Improv and the Great Amy Poehler

    October 24, 2016

    Writing for “Knowledge Quest,” the online blog space for the Journal of the American Association of School Librarians, Webb’s director of teaching and learning resources Mark Dzula wrestles with the intersection of library collaboration and improv. He enlists Amy Poehler to help him out. Read it here.

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  • 2016 Parent Fundraiser a Huge Success!

    October 20, 2016

    “Knights of Webb” and its medieval theme played out on the lower field with nearly 400 parents, alumni and friends in attendance—traveling to Webb from across the country and around the world - and grossed nearly $200,000 to benefit The Affiliates Athletic & Afternoon Activities Fund.

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    The Week @ Webb - Parents Weekend 2016

    October 18, 2016

    Parents Weekend has provided yet another wonderful day within our community. Parents participated in lectures and debates, acting out skits or sketching images, and testing virtual reality games. Come take a look at some of the highlights.

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    The Week @ Webb - Highlights from Theme Week 2016

    September 30, 2016

    Theme Week is one of the most exciting and fun weeks for our community that Webb has to offer. This year, the school-wide spirit competition between each of the classes featured four beloved movies amongst Webbies: Toy Story, The Incredibles, Monsters INC, and Peter Pan. Here are some of the best costumes and moments from the week, including scenes from Theme Night, presented without commentary. I hope you enjoy all of the zaniness.

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  • Parent Information Night for Parents of Prospective Students

    September 29, 2016

    On Thursday, October 13, from 7:00-8:30 pm, Mr. Taylor Stockdale, Head of Schools and Dr. Jamila Everett, Director of Admission & Financial Aid at The Webb Schools, will host an informational evening for parents of prospective students in the Liu/Cheung Theater on the campus of The Webb Schools.

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  • New Admission Office Takes to the Road

    September 23, 2016

    As the fall admission season gets underway across the country, Webb’s new admission team prepares to hit the road to recruit the Class of 2021.

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  • 24th Annual Peccary Society Dinner

    September 22, 2016

    In November of 1936, eighty years ago, Ray Alf took a group of Webb students into the Barstow badlands in search of fossils. What was found changed the course of Webb history: the skull of a new species of fossil peccary, a find that inspired Alf to devote his life to the study of paleontology working together with Webb students. This partnership, referred to as the Peccary Society, resulted in the establishment of the only museum of paleontology in the world located on a secondary school campus. At the museum’s dedication in 1968, Alf referred to it as “a living memorial to what students and teachers can accomplish together.”

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    The Week @ Webb - Building Blocks

    September 15, 2016

    We're two and half weeks into our academic year, and the community is building itself into something wonderful. From the omnipresent physical construction projects, to those of emotional and intellectual bonding, we're all working together at making the start of this year a really special one.

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  • The Cold War and Webb

    September 7, 2016

    Our new courses not only cover exciting topics –they also represent a fundamentally different approach to learning. Webb’s new electives are designed to enable students to direct their own learning.

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  • Service Beyond Self -- Another Look at Annual College Rankings

    August 31, 2016

    Beginning in 2005, the Washington Monthly began publishing an annual issue devoted to college rankings of a new type—a ranking based on public good, or more specifically what colleges and universities are “doing for the country.”

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  • Taylor and Anne Stockdale

    Opening Weekend: We Begin!

    August 26, 2016

    From the time I arrived at Webb over 29 years ago, I have only deepened my admiration—and my love—for this extraordinary institution and this remarkably beautiful place. Each August, as Head of Schools, it is my privilege and pleasure to welcome our new students and families to the Webb community. Our opening days always begin in an atmosphere of such palpable optimism, energy, and anticipation.

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  • Summer Peccary Trip 2016

    August 15, 2016

    This year's trip traveled from Webb to Pipestone Springs, Three Forks, Bozeman, and the wonderous National Parks of Yellowstone, Bryce Canyon, and Zion.

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    The Week @ Webb - A Photographic Orientation

    August 15, 2016

    The beginning of the year is an exciting time for many, myself included. Webb is a special community, one built on trust, friendship, and understanding. I hope you enjoy this gallery of some of my favorite aspects of life at Webb.

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  • Taylor Stockdale


    August 11, 2016

    It is my great pleasure to welcome our faculty, students, and families (new and returning) to the start of the year!

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    A Cultural Exploration of Spain

    August 10, 2016

    Another amazing Spain trip is in the books! Come read all about their wonderful journey through Santiago and the countryside from Senora Cardalliaguet. A beautiful photo gallery is also included!

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  • No Bummer Summer

    July 19, 2016

    Dr. Mark Dzula shares his thoughts on how he's made the Fawcett Library a hub of activity and thought in the summer months via a Knowledge Quest blog.

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  • Inside NAIS's Independent School Magazine: Webb Makes Its Mark

    June 9, 2016

    The summer issue of Independent School magazine is themed “Access and Affordability in an Age of Growing Inequity” and includes two features centered on senior administrators at The Webb Schools.

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  • Dr. Theresa Smith

    A Total Education: The Humanities Core at Stanford and Webb

    June 7, 2016

    As Stanford and Webb educators agree, a Humanities education is a central and enduring piece of a liberal arts education, necessary for all students, whether they will become doctors, engineers, or poets.

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  • Utah Dig Continues to Surprise

    May 25, 2016

    During a recent peccary trip, a partial skeleton of a rare flying reptile, known as pterosaur, was found in southern Utah. Staff and students from the Alf Museum will return to the fossil-rich Cripe Site to continue the excavation this summer.

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