8th grade students at MVCDS took the National Novel Writing Month Challenge (NaNoWriMo) in their English Language Arts classes. The challenge began on November 1, 2014 and participants worked towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30.
With a score of 237 over three 3 minute rounds, Maumee Valley's Robotics team beat their closest competitor by 2 points to win the Robotics championship at the FalconBEST Robotics Competition at Bowling Green State University on Saturday, November 8. The team is made up from students spanning grades 7-12 and is led by Middle School teacher, Kevin Tolles. This win makes the team eligible to enter the regional competition in Fargo, ND the first weekend in December. Way to go Hawks!
Lauren Kohler, a senior at Maumee Valley Country Day School, was recently selected as this year's BCSN Fall Field Hockey All-Around All-Star winner! As a winner, Lauren will be seen in several commercials airing on Buckeye Cable System channels, be interviewed by Tom Cole for the BCSN All-Star show, be included in promotional posters, and have a month in BCSN’s 2016 Calendar. Congratulations Lauren!
MVCDS Graduate Selected As Holiday Parade Grand Marshal
Zuri Hall '06, of Maumee Valley Country Day School, has been selected to serve as the Grand Marshal of this year's Toled Blade Holiday Parade. The annual parade, expected to draw around 20,000 spectators, will run through downtown Toledo on Sunday, November 15th. The parade will start at 10am at Summit and Monroe and will include over 80 parade entries ranging from marching bands to floats to giant balloons displays.
Miss Hall is a proud 2006 graduate of Maumee Valley and tries to return to Toledo often. Read more about the Toledo Holiday Parade here.
The Maumee Valley Country Day School community is saddened to learn of the death of Mary Wolfe on Oct. 23. Mary was a Maumee Valley parent, faculty supporter, occasional art history lecturer and, with her husband, Frederic (Fritz), a longtime and generous supporter of the arts at MVCDS and around the region. Fritz '47, along with their children Frederica (Freddie) ‘76 and Christine Wolfe Nichols '80, all attended Maumee Valley.