Ross School Receives Full Accreditations from MSA and NYSAIS


In March of 2015, Ross School conducted a comprehensive self-study as part of the process for applying for accreditation (or reaccreditation) from the Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) and the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS). As a result of the formal evaluations that followed, Ross School was successfully accredited by both organizations and is also the first ever among 3,000 international schools to be named a MSA-CESS Program of Distinction in Global Literacies. Continue reading

Tali Friedman Dives into Marine Science Internship

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While some students traveled far afield during this year’s Field Academy term, Tali Friedman ’18 found adventure and fodder for her passion for marine science close to home, using the three-week period to intern at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead, New York. She was able to experience caring for animals, from tropical fish to penguins, as well as learning more about the wildlife in our local waters. Continue reading

Field Academy: Adventures, Service Continue Across the Globe


From Long Island to exotic historical sites around the world, students are enjoying amazing adventures and learning about different cultures and people. When they have time (and Internet connectivity), they are sharing photos and accounts of their diverse experiences, so check out the Field Academy blogs for a deeper look at their journeys! Continue reading