The latest issue of The Beacon is now available. Read articles on how Mississippi became the only state to demonstrate gains in reading in 2019, the research indicating how implicit bias disproportionately affects Black students with dyslexia, why understanding linguistic differences of children who speak two dialects can ensure all students are being taught in supportive environments, and more.
Library & Online Resources
With libraries on each campus, the goal is to provide materials and an instructional program for children with language-based learning disabilities as well as resources for Windward teachers.
The Special Education Legal Fund highlights The Windward School in its series, "Special Education Schools: Getting Past the Sticker Shock."
On October 5, 2021, The Windward School hosted the 10th Annual Windward Classic at Quaker Ridge Golf Club.
The Windward School faculty and staff members participate in summer reading assignments each school year. In advance of the 2021-22 school year, Windward employees had the opportunity to choose from one of three books: So You Want To Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo; Waking Up White: And Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debbie Irving; or Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do by Claude M. Steele.
At The Windward School, we respect and value diversity in all of its forms. These happy hours were planned in the spirit of having our actions mirror our values. Ultimately, we want everyone at Windward to know that they are welcome and an important part of our community.