When you are in kindergarten, the outdoors is a pretty amazing place. Watching a river bend around a huge pile of sticks or a butterfly working through wildflowers begins to bring an understanding and appreciation of the broader world ...more

Having fun and being silly is the name of the game during the kindergarten winter outing. The fun begins on campus where students learn how to put on and remove skis and snowshoes, fostering independence and a sense of accomplishment. The new gear is then tested outside through games ...more

With flowers in bloom, the sun shining, and spring in the air, Community School kindergartners spend two days at Lake Creek in the fresh air hiking and creating structures with items found in nature ...more

In the Elementary School, children are encouraged to start building a lifelong love of the outdoors. From short treks in the Early Childhood Center to the banks of Trail Creek to explore the local ecosystem, to the epic fifth grade sail through the San Juan Islands, the youngest Cutthroats experience learning in the biggest classroom: the outdoors ...more