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Springtime on a Farm in Cool, CA

TEA 7th Graders had a productive trip to 49er Farm last week, where they helped prep the garden for Spring planting. It was hard, messy work and the students even impressed themselves with how much they accomplished. But they also got to enjoy a beautiful sunset, and some quiet moments of reflection on this beautiful property in Cool, CA.

December 2023 Alumni Panel 

Our TEA Alumni Panel was held via Zoom on Tuesday, December 19th with representatives from TEA’s 2019 and 2023 graduating classes. Alumni graciously agreed to answer parent and student questions on a wide range of topics including how their experience/s at TEA have impacted their success in college and work.

2023 Spring Celebration of the Arts

Our student artists showcased their processes to create each of this year’s collaborative class paintings, all created with a theme of honoring our land (historical images and species native to this region). They also unveiled their all Lower School collaborative mosaic titled ‘On Top of the World’ in conjunction with the all Lower School student performance of the song with the same name!

DEIB in the classroom shout outs!

We know that the most important work that we can do related to DEIB occurs in the classrooms every day! We’re proud to share a small sampling of this remarkable work throughout our school.

TEA’s Got Talent 2023

On Wednesday, March 22nd our CommuniTEA gathered at Alibi Ale House in Truckee, California for the return of TEA’s Got Talent! We wanted to thank everyone who joined us for a truly memorable and uplifting event. It was an amazing evening to not only showcase the talents of our students (and some wonderful Faculty Flash Mob dancing!) but to come together in celebration as a community.

TEA Presents The Jungle Book Kids

Directed and coached by TEA’s own incredibly talented Nina Meehan, Beth Gamboa, and Katie Bloom, The Jungle Book Kids’ is a captivating masterpiece of the relationship between a human boy, Mowgli, and the animals who work together to restore peace in the jungle.

What does it mean to be a citizen?

TEA 10th graders explored this question on a recent trip to Washington D.C. They gained knowledge together in comprehensive tours of museums, by exploring the city on bike, by paddling the Potomac, by metro, and on foot, and in conversations with engaging and insightful locals.

2021-22 Yearbook

Congratulations to the Yearbook class on producing another epic volume of the TEA Yearbook. Here’s a digital flipbook version for all to enjoy!