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Get to Know Mrs. Karvis!

Sarah S. and Maya S., Staff Writers

April 24, 2017

Filed under Audio, People, Spotlight on...

From being girls dean to teaching 8th grade english, Mrs. Karvis can do it all! Learn more about this well-known teacher here in this audio interview featuring Mrs. Karvis herself and two of her students.

Kristen Orsini, a Jacque of All Trades

Brantley S., Staff Writer

April 12, 2017

Filed under People

Kristen Orsini has been working at Westminster for over twenty years. You can always count on her sunny disposition to brighten up the language hall. She recently began as the Director of Summer School Programs, and she is excited...

Judy Gale, The Middle School’s Mother

Brantley S., Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under People

Many students, teachers, and alumni know Mrs. Judy Gale. She is known for her happy demeanor and her love for her sixth grade girls past and present. She started teaching because she wanted to do something important with her life. She said, “It runs in the family. There is a call to service. From my grandpar...

The Secret Life of Thomas Morse

Kiran G., Staff Writer

February 8, 2017

Filed under People, Spotlight on...

  Thomas Morse is an important figure in the Westminster community; very few MS students know about him. With his office located in Turner and his late hours at school, he’s not often found where typical MS students...

Mr. Dimon – Westminster to Naples

Lara Jones

December 9, 2016

Filed under People

As we reach the end of this year, Mr. Scoot Dimon, a long-time Westminster faculty member and celebrity will also reach the end of his time here at school. As he retires and leaves for Naples, Florida, he will be missed at Westminster...

New Teacher: Mr. Gary Brown

Max F., Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

Filed under People

One man traveled nearly 10,000 miles with his wife and three children to become a teacher at this school. Mr. Gary Brown, a sixth grade math teacher, moved from Singapore to Atlanta over the summer to begin working here in August. Mr....

8th Grade Crush

October 3, 2016

The Secret Life of Teachers

Sara L., Staff Writer

September 28, 2016

Filed under People

Ever think about what teachers do outside of school? What do they do during their free time? Have you ever run into your teacher at the grocery store or the mall? Many people don’t usually think of seeing teachers outside school,...

The Life of an Olympic Mascot

September 28, 2016

Filed under People

Everyone loves the Olympics. It’s become a symbol of love and trust between countries across the world, uniting paragons of humanity from around the globe (and Ryan Lochte’s there, too). In 1996, the Summer Olympics were held...

Meet Mrs. Argall

Anna Catherine G., Staff Writer

September 26, 2016

Filed under People

This year Westminster hired many new teachers for the middle school, one of them is Katie Argall. Mrs. Argall previously taught at Norfolk Academy in Norfolk, Virginia. She attended Kenyon College in Ohio and played college basketball...

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Wave of New Teachers

September 26, 2016

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