Enrollment Events

There are many opportunities to visit our campus. (Some of them, right now, are virtual!)

Please contact the Enrollment Office to schedule an outdoor tour of our Providence Campus.

Save the Date – Winter Open House

Saturday, January 16th

Recording of: How to Prepare 21st Century Learners Webinar

Featured in the webinar:

  • Water rockets, science and experiential learning from The Wheeler Farm campus
  • Writing workshops for young novelists from elementary grades and beyond
  • Growth mindsets and today’s science lab
  • Examples of 21st Century Learning Skills & Academic Rigor 

Also, please check out our social media accounts in the purple footer at the bottom of this page!  It’s a great way to stay up to date on school news.

Seven students from various grades stand smiling in masks on the steps of the Nulman Lewis Student Center.

 

 

 


Examples of Virtual Learning Projects
and Community Building

Sixth Grade Farm Program Touts Trout Experiential Learning

6th Grade Farm Program with Mr. Pieri from Wheeler School Broadcasting on Vimeo.


Artist's drawing of The Hamilton School at Wheeler

During our Virtual Learning Term, faculty and staff worked to curate the many online resources available to students and families, including students with learning differences. The experts at The Hamilton Institute at Wheeler on our campus have created a free resource guide of Educational Technology links for learners here.

Using Educational Technology During Distance Learning

Community is an important part of every aspect of Wheeler.  For students and parents at The Hamilton School, understanding the needs of students with learning differences has created numerous resources, such as this “learning hub” link below:

Hamilton Family Community Learning Hub


Grade 6 faculty member Sam Abeshouse is just one example of the amazing faculty who is using video to teach.  Here’s a recent lesson on diameter and circumference.

Diameter and Circumference from Wheeler School Broadcasting on Vimeo.


Did you know Wheeler has a radio station?  WELH 88.1FM has been broadcasting with partnerships such as RI’s The Public’s Radio, now, and with Latino Public Radio and other community radio stations over the course of our 34-year broadcasting history.  During our Virtual Learning Term, Wheeler faculty, staff and students offered a Sunday evening Wheeler Family Radio Hour on our New Voices broadcast.  Listen to the program here:

 


Lower School students got some Wheeler Spirit (our motto is “The Spirit Giveth Life”) one morning. LS Music teacher Chris Capaldi began with a piece of the Lower School anthem, “At Wheeler!” And, have you guessed our school colors, yet?


And here’s how our Middle School Faculty (and Students) welcomed each other to their Virtual Learning Term:


Interested in seeing more examples of activities that extend Wheeler in a virtual way?

Visit our Wheeler School Broadcasting network!