Our mission is to inspire and develop courageous leaders who think independently, work collaboratively, learn joyfully, and champion change.
- By sgsadmin on June 3, 2021Read more
Written by Jethro Swain, University of Washington Journalism Student This year, Seattle Girls’ School’s Pay It Forward project featured another group of passionate seventh graders who presented their own creative solutions to real world political and social issues such as tiger poaching, premature deaths in Liberia, and police brutality. The Pay It Forward event, which has been put on by
- By sgsadmin on May 27, 2021Read more
We are pleased to continue our alum spotlight series with Deepa Liegel, class of 2009. For more profiles, please check out our other recent blog posts. As an SGS alum, can you talk about your overall experience with the school? I had a very positive experience with SGS—I was hyperactive, and even unruly—the traditional way of learning was not working for me.
From a Field Trip to a Forever Fascination – A Conversation with Anja Malawi Brandon, SGS Class of 2008By sgsadmin on May 10, 2021Read more
Welcome to the latest piece in our alum series. This month we spoke with Anja Malawi Brandon from the SGS class of 2008 about her favorite memories from middle school, SGS’s focus on STEM and STEAM education, and how a field trip to the Seattle Aquarium sent her down a path to working in oceans and plastics advising for the United States Senate!
What people are saying about Seattle Girls' School...
- "SGS has inspired me to think about how I could make a difference and take a different point of view."6th grade student
- "SGS has inspired me to change the world, to persevere, to take some risks."7th grade student
- "SGS has inspired me to be President one day. They have instilled in me the confidence that I can do anything."8th grade student
- "Having attended SGS shaped my love for science and my ability to think creatively."Dani Nurick, Class of 2007, Graduate of Brandeis University
- "SGS gave me the determination and confidence to know that all my goals, no matter how large or unordinary, are obtainable if I put my mind to it and give it my all."Erika Vranizan, Class of 2004, Western Washington University Graduate
- "SGS made such a huge difference in my life. I woke up every day excited to go to school. Every class was engaging and really fueled my love for learning."-Emerson Lynch, Class of 2007, Graduate of Smith College (Mathematics and Geoscience)
- "SGS guided me in building a strong foundation for who I am and who I will become. I'm still figuring it out, but SGS gave me a confident start."Ravenna Napp-Shapiro, Class of 2007, Graduate of Prescott College
- "Seattle Girls' School was crucial to my interest in science."Anna Maria Coronata, Class of 2004, Wellesley College Graduate (B.S. Neuroscience)
- "I am currently pursuing studies in a scientific field, as Mind Brain and Behavior is based in cognitive science and psychology. Studying any form of science would have never even crossed my mind had it not been for SGS."Salome Dewell, Class of 2008, Currently attending Bard College
- "I feel that I've found myself ahead of the curve on a lot of social-justice based conversations because of the background and training I had at SGS."Piper Lewis, Class of 2004, Earlham College Graduate
- "SGS had a huge impact on my level of confidence, intelligence, drive and follow-through ability. It took several years to realize it but as I trace my steps backwards it seems that my education at SGS made the path to where I am today possible."Marita Phelps, Class of 2004, Howard University Graduate
- "My favorite thing about SGS is that everyone has a chance to laugh in class. The learning here is incredible - you have a chance to CHANGE THE WORLD! You can be you."Current 7th grade student