Doane Stuart

Category: Student Life

Congratulations, Class of 2020!

The Doane Stuart School knew in May that a traditional DS graduation might be difficult, even impossible. We knew that we’d have to brainstorm, and work together, as a family, to give the Class of 2020, the graduation they deserved. On Saturday, August 1, we were able to do that. Under a bright blue sky, …

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DS Students participate at the Albany Regional Brain Bee

This past Saturday, many of our Doane Stuart students used the bonus day in February to test their knowledge of neuroscience and brain disease at the 5th Annual Albany Regional Brain Bee held at Albany Medical College (https://www.amc.edu/research/DNET/albany_brainbee.cfm). Students take both a written and oral evaluation of brain facts running from physiological to psychological. Doane …

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Doane Stuart Concludes Fall/Winter Chess Tournament

Seventeen students from the middle and upper schools, along with three faculty members, competed in Doane Stuart’s Fall/Winter Chess Tournament, which was played over several months. Seventh-grader Asher Madison (‘25) reached the finals, ultimately falling to the defending champion and tournament organizer, Mr. Bradt (‘05).  “It’s a great accomplishment to reach the finals of a …

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Socktober at Doane Stuart!

Socktober at Doane Stuart! The Lower School Community Group will again collect new socks to benefit Capital Region area homeless as part of its annual Socktober sock drive. Any member of the Doane Stuart community is encouraged to donate new socks, of any style, in the collection bin in the Red Pod in the Lower …

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