Festivities begin on the Pine Hill campus with the Michaelmas Pageant, followed by games & potluck picnic, then wrapping up with a family Barn Dance in the Big Room on the high school campus.
Michaelmas Schedule as follows:
3:15 pm?ÿ- Parents gather on the upper field (in back of the school) to witness the procession of the whole school community and the commencement of the Michaelmas Festival3:30 pm?ÿ- Welcome and Presentation of Banners (Grades 1-8)3:40 pm?ÿ- Pageant3:50 pm?ÿ- Announcement of procession to Dragon Tree (for interested parents) to attend playground dedication in memory of Lisa Freeman.
Parents, if you are taking your child to Dragon Tree for the dedication, please let the dismissing teacher know.3:51 pm?ÿ- Pine Hill Students reconnect with their class teacher on Upper Field for Dismissal.
4:00 pm?ÿ- Dragon Tree Memorial Playground Dedication
BUSES DEPART FROM PINE HILL:?ÿParents of students riding the bus, please consider coordinating your childƒ??s supervision with another parent to enable them to stay for the Michaelmas Games, Potluck and perhaps even the Barn Dance.4:00 - 5:00 pm?ÿ- Games?ÿ
?úGames - Grades 6, 7, 8 and HS Students: Lower Field
?úGames - Grades 2 - 5: Upper Field
?úObstacle course, K and Grade 1: Blacktop by the Michaelmas backdrop on the Upper Field
5:00 pm?ÿ- Bell Rings for Dinner
5:00 - 6:00 pm?ÿ-?ÿ Potluck in the Lower Field
6:00 - 8:00 pm?ÿ- Barn Dance, High Mowing Big Room
Founded in 1972, Pine Hill merged with High Mowing School in 2017 to create a coeducational, non-denominational, accredited Waldorf school serving students from early childhood through Grade 12. High Mowing School is accredited by NEASC and AWSNA (high school current, lower school in process).