Eye on Our Vision

The Advantages of Nurturing Kindness

May 22nd, 2019

Kindness is the Seven Arrows way. It is a common thread aligned with our core values of empathy, gratitude and respect. We believe in caring about others, having compassionate and empathetic hearts and being thankful and generous. A few weeks ago we were fortunate to…

Well-being is a Skill

February 7th, 2019

Seven Arrows is committed to the emotional well-being of every student. We have weekly Council in every classroom, designed to help students gain confidence and take risks by talking about important topics close to their heart. Our students participate in Mindfulness classes that develop their…

Masquerade: The Quintessential Maker Space

January 31st, 2019

To make something is not enough; it’s making meaning that makes the difference. A real life making laboratory goes beyond consuming and digesting, and provides endless opportunities for students to iterate, prototype, take risks, and ultimately, create. For 20 years, Seven Arrows has been held in the highest regard…

Training Your Brain to Be Happy

January 24th, 2019

Often called the study of happiness, positive psychology can more broadly be defined as the study of human potential. Traditional psychology is based around the “cult of the average” and focuses on individuals who lie below the norm—those who suffer from mental illness and distress—and…

Historic Study Indicates Relation Between Screen Time and Brain Changes

January 17th, 2019

The National Institutes of Health is conducting an unparalleled study into the effects of screen time on adolescents. The Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development study (ABCD study) has recruited over 11,000 adolescents to monitor for ten years, including regular MRI and other brain scans, to find…

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