Imagine that you're an economist in 1996 and you have to predict which of the following encyclopedias will be the largest and most successful in the world and which will be defunct in 2010. Encyclopedia A is developed and funded by Microsoft. It will pay...

Did you know that our school's name was inspired by a book entitled, Seven Arrows, written by Hyemeyohsts Storm? Storm explores the ancient traditions of the Medicine Wheels, tribal rituals, and suffrage of the Plains Indian culture during the 1860s. Seven Arrows was met with...

"Our children are living in the most intensely stimulating period in the history of the earth. They’re being besieged with information and calls for their attention from every platform - computers, from iPhones, from hundreds of television channels and we’re penalizing them now for getting...

In today's society, students are facing an increasing number of ethical challenges as they navigate social media, school dynamics, and home life.  In the instant gratification world of the internet and social media, students often feel like there is no time or opportunity for them to think...

Growing up in New Jersey, Marley Dias found her passion for reading.  However, she never saw her identity reflected in her assigned school reading. So, as a sixth-grader in 2015, Marley launched a campaign called #1000BlackGirlBooks, which focused specifically on books in which black girls are the...

Having a differentiated learning model in classrooms allows for more engagement and enhances the overall learning environment. Not all learning styles are alike and differentiating instruction supports a classroom environment where multiple learning styles and interests are designed into the lesson plan. This tailoring allows...

Kindness is the Seven Arrows way. It is a common thread aligned with our core values of empathy, gratitude and respect. We believe in caring about others, having compassionate and empathetic hearts and being thankful and generous. A few weeks ago we were fortunate to...

Seven Arrows is committed to the emotional well-being of every student. We have weekly Council in every classroom, designed to help students gain confidence and take risks by talking about important topics close to their heart. Our students participate in Mindfulness classes that develop their...

To make something is not enough; it's making meaning that makes the difference. A real life making laboratory goes beyond consuming and digesting, and provides endless opportunities for students to iterate, prototype, take risks, and ultimately, create. For 20 years, Seven Arrows has been held in the highest regard when...

Often called the study of happiness, positive psychology can more broadly be defined as the study of human potential. Traditional psychology is based around the “cult of the average” and focuses on individuals who lie below the norm—those who suffer from mental illness and distress—and...