Recent News

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/live/news/1701-a-conversation-with-frank-bruni-and-denise-pope/templates/details/video_gallery.php"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/7828_sam_1782.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/live/news/1701-a-conversation-with-frank-bruni-and-denise-pope/templates/details/video_gallery.php">Video: A Conversation with Frank Bruni and Denise Pope</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">On March 21, Menlo School welcomed New York Times columnist and best-selling author Frank Bruni joined Denise Pope of Challenge Success for a discussion and general Q&A about today’s college admissions process.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1165-menlos-center-of-campus-plans-get-city-approval"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/305,0,1262,957/6270_library_expansion_sketch_2.jpeg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1165-menlos-center-of-campus-plans-get-city-approval">Menlo’s Center of Campus Plans Get City Approval</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">At its September meeting, the Atherton Town Council officially granted Menlo School a conditional use permit for our proposed Center of Campus plans.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="http://coa.menloschool.org/?p=13207"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/0,105,1634,1739/7932_25634931263_0b666a67e6_k.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="http://coa.menloschool.org/?p=13207">Democratic Leader Representative Nancy Pelosi Speaks at Assembly</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives and former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi spoke at a recent all-school assembly, prompting discussion about various political issues and offering students a deeper understanding of politics and government. Menlo Coat of Arms reporters Lauren Yang and Cameron Kay recap Pelosi’s visit.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/academics/schedule.php"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/372,400,1347,1374/7511_ms_schedule_designed.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/academics/schedule.php">Menlo Announces New Schedules for 2016-17</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Menlo is excited to announce the new schedules that will be implemented next fall in both the Middle and Upper Schools. At the conclusion of a very in-depth and thoughtful process, we are excited about the opportunities and benefits the new schedules will provide for our students.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1746-center-of-campus-construction-begins-in-june"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/285,0,1610,1325/8067_menlo_commons_2016_04_04_page_06.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1746-center-of-campus-construction-begins-in-june">Center of Campus Construction Begins in June</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">As presented at the 2016 <a href="https://www.menloschool.org/live/news/1732-video-state-of-the-school-2016/templates/details/video_gallery.php" target="_blank">State of the School address</a>, we’re pleased to announce the June launch of construction on our center of campus project.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1656-menlo-hacks"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/158,0,1240,1082/7635_menlo-hacks-web.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1656-menlo-hacks">Menlo Hacks</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">MenloHacks, Menlo’s first ever hackathon, will occur from April 16-17 at Menlo’s campus.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1730-heart-to-heart"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/449,0,1813,1364/8053_sam_1614.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1730-heart-to-heart">Heart to Heart</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Helping to foster inclusivity, empathy, and community bonds, Menlo Middle School students and faculty came together for our first-ever Hearts Project.</div><br/><div><a href="/recent-news.php">More news...</a></div>

Student Story

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1653-illustrating-for-change"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/345,0,1708,1364/7629_profile-kaitlinhao22921283999_94891cf8fc_k.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1653-illustrating-for-change">Illustrating for Change</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Junior Kaitlin Hao uses her passion for art to help promote literacy and learning through storytelling in underserved, hard-to-reach areas worldwide.</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1700-morgan-selected-to-play-in-world-squash"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/684,0,2048,1364/7838_gabriel-calvin1usnats-1.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1700-morgan-selected-to-play-in-world-squash">Morgan selected to play in World Squash Championships</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Princeton-bound Morgan to play in junior worlds in Poland this summer</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1405-sea-of-gold-theres-an-app-for-that"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/0,36,1365,1401/7130_22198386128_0ab5213f31_k.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1405-sea-of-gold-theres-an-app-for-that">Sea of Gold: There’s an App for That</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Menlo senior George Tamer has developed an iPhone/iPad app to help foster Menlo’s Sea of Gold spirit.</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1599-are-you-kidding-a-framework-for-determining-the"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/0,109,1358,1467/7540_ms_roundtable22_fall_2015_final-cover.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1599-are-you-kidding-a-framework-for-determining-the">Are You Kidding? A Framework for Determining the Ethics of Jokes</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">In the fall issue of <em>The Roundtable,</em> Menlo’s scholarly journal, students examine the ethics of jokes; discuss The Great Depression, Japan, and Franklin Roosevelt’s recognition of the Soviet Union; and explore confirming relativity with a cosmic detector.</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1337-hack-the-north"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/1090,27,1834,772/7096_21778703212_8a30393ca0_o.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1337-hack-the-north">Hack the North</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">In September, Menlo junior Jason Scharff participated in Hack the North, Canada’s largest hackathon.</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1654-far-reaching-research"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/148,0,900,752/7631_loop-farreachingresearch-pj-jamie-cuba.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1654-far-reaching-research">Far-Reaching Research</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">Travel-research award gives students the opportunity to more deeply explore interests.</div><br/><div><a href="/student-stories.php">More stories...</a></div>

Events

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/arts/drama.php"><img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/454/height/355/crop/1/src_region/241,0,1604,1364/8129_forumcast.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="454" height="355"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="https://www.menloschool.org/arts/drama.php">Upper School Outdoor Spring Musical</a></div><div class="lw_news_summary">A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum<br/>Friday, May 6-Sunday, May 8; Thursday, May 12, and Friday, May 13 (with a special tribute to Seniors), 8:00-10:00 pm, Upper School Quad. Gates open at 7:00 pm. Tickets $5/students and $10/adults <a href="http://store.menloschool.org/">on sale now</a>.<br/><br/><br/><p>  </p></div><br/><div><a href="/calendar">More events...</a></div>