Cardinal Union Groundbreaking Celebration

Last Thursday, the Seattle Academy community came together to spend a final evening in the (CUB) before demolition begins and toast the upcoming groundbreaking for our new 70,00...


STREAM Building Grand Opening

In the summer of 2014, members of the SAAS Rising team donned hard hats to climb down into the STREAM construction site and  share community members Dreams for STREAM in the basement foundation being poured. ...


Sights, Sounds and SAAS Alums at STREAM

26 August, 2015   |     |   Alumni, Donors, Events, Faculty, News, STREAM

Seeing the new STREAM Building before students come pouring in for the first time in September is a bit like previewing an opera set before opening night; vibrant spaces and surfaces sit rea...


I-Labs Presents at The SAAS Science Lecture Series

5 February, 2015   |     |   Academic Programs, Events, News

Patricia Kuhl, Ph. D. Professor and Co-Director at UW I-LABS On a video screen, a wide-eyed 6-month-old sits in a specialized chair with her head mostly encircled by a huge device that looks a bit like a salon ...


Project Violet Visits Middle School

10 December, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Innovations, Middle School, Science
Project Violet visits Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences

In November, Project Violet cancer researchers Mi-Youn Brusniak and Madison Wise talked with Scott Hicke’s 8th Grade class about tumor paint, protein synthesis, deriving drugs from nature, and changing the future of cancer surgery. More

Students Practice Math and Animation with the SAAS Coding Challenge

3 December, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Faculty, Math, News
Seattle Academy Coding Challenge

  This September, we announced the SAAS Coding Challenge. This online series of weekly problems supplements the popular Software Develop...


Dowling ’05: SAAS Inspires STEM Career and Giving Back

21 November, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Alumni, Science, STREAM

This piece is the first of a series of conversations with SAAS graduates in STEM careers, SAAS Rising supporters and other members of the school community with a connection to the STREAM building and the new curricular possibilities it will h...


Bee Club Harvests Honey; Says There’s More on the Way

7 October, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Faculty, Science

The SAAS Bee Club, along with faculty advisor Melinda Mueller and Dexter Chapin, gathered in the Arts Center boy’s dressing room Friday to finish the first honey harvest of this year’s “bumper crop.” Under the makeup mirror lights and costume...


Johns Develops App Which Is Featured at Edsurge Summit

2 October, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Faculty, Math, News
Seattle Academy

Upper School math teacher David Johns presented MathChat, a collaborative homework-help app he helped develop for iOS, at Edsurge’s Los Angeles More

SAAS Robotics Starts the Season with Strategy Workshop and Girls Competition

30 September, 2014   |     |   Academic Programs, Robotics, STREAM

Last Sunday, the SAAS Robotics Team hosted seventeen teams for our second annual FTC Workshop on preparing for the First Tech Challenge (FTC) competition season. Each...