#MyCSDSummer Update

“#MyCSDSummer Update” #MyCSDSummer Update: Notre Dame Summer Scholar Speech & Debate By Luke Blazek, 2020 senior class 7/29/19 I attended the University of Notre Dame Pre-College Summer Scholars Debate and Public Speaking program for a couple weeks with students from a number of different states and countries. We were taught by the Head of the […]

A Well-Performed Play

A Well-Performed Play By Morgan Crain, Director of Student Life My hometown has an annual Shakespeare in the Park festival, with weeks of three rotating plays performed by professional actors. Every time I attend, I marvel at the range of viewers. People from all walks of life, some of whom you really wouldn’t expect to […]

10 Readings for an Orientation to the Study of Literature

10 Readings for an Orientation to the Study of Literature by Professor Benson During our end of year faculty in-service, Dr. Wolfe asked each teacher to compose a list of 10 books that give an orientation to the study of his or her academic discipline. Notice, this is a different kind of list than our […]

On Civil Disagreement

On Civil Disagreement Joshua Jeffrey, Professor of English 6/12/19 In the modern age, there is no skill simultaneously more needed and more absent than that of civil disagreement. Civil, of course, has several meanings. In one sense, it means “having to do with the citizens of a state,” developing out of the Latin words civilis, […]

D-Day: A Visit to Normandy

D-Day: A Visit to Normandy Brenda Robson, Professor of Art, reflects upon her recent visit to Normandy in honor of the 75th anniversary of D-Day. 6/6/2019 My husband and I were fortunate enough to visit France during spring break on this year just before the 75th anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy. On June 6, […]

Brenda Robson

Cambridge Art Professor of Art Brenda Robson reflects upon this year and why our students study art. 5/22/2019 The objective of our art department is to have happy students who learn how to appreciate what beauty really is in God’s creation. Their efforts reveal the thumbprints of God and hopefully inspire viewers to wonder and […]

Head Prefect’s Charge

Head Prefect’s Charge Abby Trusler, Cambridge Class of 2019 and Head Prefect, gave the following charge to Cambridge at Class Night on May 17, 2019. I’ll never forget where I was the day I learned about The Cambridge School of Dallas. It was my freshman year, right after my ballet recital on a Saturday in […]

Junior-Senior Luau

Junior-Senior Luau Brandes Woodall is a Cambridge Junior and Communication Intern. 5/8/19 Throughout the course of the year, juniors are required to plan and host several events to celebrate the seniors. Though we may complain about the responsibilities, towards the end of the year we begin to see the value in these Cambridge traditions and […]

Cambridge & TAPPS

Cambridge & TAPPS Communication Intern & Cambridge Sophomore Finley Caughran writes about her experience at her first TAPPS competition this spring. 5/6/2019 TAPPS (Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools) hosts an annual academic competition for students who attend private schools. This April, I joined more than 20 other Cambridge high school students in Waco […]

Senior Tutorial

Preparing for Tutorial Communication Intern and Cambridge Junior Alejandra Gonzalez writes about the process of Senior Tutorial. 5/1/2019 At The Cambridge School of Dallas, all seniors are required to present a tutorial in front of their peers and Cambridge community. The purpose of tutorials is to shape students into scholars. As a rising senior,  I […]