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West Nottingham Academy to be Beneficiary of Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay Reforestation Project
West Nottingham Academy is reforesting its campus. A program funded by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Chesapeake and Coastal Bays Trust Fund, in partnership with the Maryland Forestry Foundation, Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Students Create Peer Writing Center
Under the guidance of English faculty member Laura Hart, students from West Nottingham Academy conceived and developed a Peer Writing Center to help students with writing projects for any subject. Read more...
West Nottingham Faculty Member Receives National Recognition
Through endowed funding from West Nottingham Academy’s Cameron Fund, Mr. Rusty Eder, long-time faculty member and resident school historian, attended a three-day seminar on “Religious Freedom and Constitutional Government” directed by Ashland University’s Teaching American History project and hosted at George Washington University. Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Students Organize 5K to Support Cancer Research On Saturday, April 27, students from West Nottingham Academy hosted the Cancer Research 5K and Walk to support Ryan’s Birthday Party Foundation, Inc. The event was held at and sponsored by Kilby Dairy Farm and included members of the WNA community and local families.  Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Students Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness WNA's National Honor Society (NHS) members raised over $700 for breast cancer awareness in February. The Pink Games fundraiser was held on Wednesday, Feb. 13 and included a double-header of basketball games, and a performance by WNA’s dance team. Through t-shirt sales, raffle items, and donations, the student-driven fundraiser raised a total of $736.  Read more...
Gallery Opening for Jess Leo, Artist-in-Residence at West Nottingham Academy
West Nottingham Academy is thrilled to announce the first of our three Gallery Openings this academic year for the Eric Fischl '66 Artist-in-Residence Teaching Program. Read more...
Building Interest and Confidence in STEM while Recognizing International Day of the Girl at West Nottingham Academy’s Girl Powered Workshop
West Nottingham Academy is proud to be one of the one-hundred-fifty Girl Powered workshops that will take place around the world during the month of October, coinciding with Read more...
West Nottingham Baseball Player Signs National Letter of Intent
West Nottingham’s Kyle Bullard ’19 signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Lindenwood University-Belleville to play baseball. A native of the Bahamas, Bullard is a four-year starter as a position player and right-handed pitcher at West Nottingham Academy. He will be a corner outfielder for the Lynx next year.  Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Students Participate in House Hearing in Annapolis Students from West Nottingham Academy and Mr. Bill Kilby of Kilby Dairy Farm and president of Cecil Land Trust travelled to the House of Delegates in Annapolis, Maryland to testify in support of two bills authored by Delegate Andrew Cassilly.  Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Blends History with Experiential Learning in Newly Refurbished Building
The Student Environmental Council (SEC) of West Nottingham Academy is reimagining the Steele Log Cabin building, a small log cabin originally designed to be a replica of the one used by the school’s founder, Rev. Samuel Finley, in 1744. Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Students and Staff Support Youth Climate Strikers with Politician Call-in
On Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, the students of West Nottingham Academy organized a schoolwide ‘call the politicians’ effort to support Greta Thunberg and the global youth strikes demanding action on the climate crisis. Read more...
Local Students Compete in Inaugural STEM Invitational at West Nottingham Academy On Saturday, April 13, West Nottingham Academy welcomed ten students and their families to campus for the inaugural Spring STEM Invitational. The event brought together local and regional science fair winners from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, and Maryland to compete for scholarships and prizes.  Read more...
West Nottingham Academy Announces 2019 Commencement Speaker Ismail Smith-Wade-El ‘07, West Nottingham Academy alumnus and current Councilmember in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, will speak at West Nottingham’s 275th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18 at 10 a.m. near the sunken garden at Gayley House on campus.  Read more...