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News & Events

Campus Headlines

List of 15 news stories.


  • English Teacher KB Kinkel Wins Tupelo Quarterly Poetry Prize

    CSW congratulates English Teacher KB Kinkel on earning Tupelo Quarterly's TQ32 Poetry Prize, judged by poet Oliver de la Paz. Read his winning submission, “The Spirit Too Has Mastered Its Illusions."  
  • Three Named Boston Herald Winter Prep School All-stars

    CSW Athletics is proud to announce that three student-athletes have been named Winter Prep School All Stars by the Boston Herald.

    Girls' Varsity Basketball
    Nia Fifield '27

    Boys' Varsity Basketball 
    Manny Cabana '26
    Sam Kuchler '27
  • Gabriella ’24 Shines in Slam Poetry Competition

    Gabriella Lipstich ’24 recently participated in Write Here, Write Now, Speak Loud, a youth spoken word festival in Boston run by the organization Mass Poetry. She participated in both the individual and team competitions. Her team garnered first place in round one, earning them a spot in the finals with four other teams, and a third place finish overall. On the individual side, Gabrielle performed in the preliminary Boston Regional bout in April, and won, making her one of 15 poets, aged 13 to 19, invited to participate in the Massachusetts finals, which took place on May 5. Deemed one of the top six performers in her bracket, Gabriella will now move on to compete in the Brave New Voices teen poetry slam festival, set to take place in Washington, DC, in July, alongside fellow poets from around the world.
  • Our Children's Trust Visits CSW

    Each year, the Maverick Lloyd Speaker Series at CSW welcomes pioneering speakers with a strong foundation in social justice activism and civil engagement to CSW, informing and empowering students to actively promote justice in their communities and beyond. The 2024 Maverick Lloyd speakers were Mat dos Santos and Laura Gehrke of Our Children’s Trust, a groundbreaking nonprofit organization that empowers youth to secure their legal rights to a life-sustaining climate. 
  • Sustainability Commitee Organizes Earth Day Workshop Series

    Students in CSW’s Sustainability Committee, a group charged with creating and supporting a systematic and ongoing sustainability culture on campus, organized a series of workshops focused around the topics of sustainability and environmental activism. Workshops were conceptualized and led by students, faculty/staff, and special guests alike.
  • David Hogg Delivers 2024 Social Justice Day Keynote

    CSW was honored to welcome David Hogg to campus to deliver the keynote address at our 2024 Michael H. Feldman ’67 Social Justice Day. This year’s topic, as voted on by the CSW student body, was Gun Violence and Legislation.
  • Brazilian Drummer Bruno Tessele Visits CSW

    On March 8, 2024, students in Gustavo Brasil's "Beat Making" music class got a special visit from Brazilian drummer Bruno Tessele!  Bruno has been working extensively as a musician, composer, producer, arranger and teacher on the Brazilian and international music scene. 

  • CSW Theatre Department Competes at the METG

    On Saturday, March 2, 2024, our students in the High School Drama Festival D Block traveled to Wayland High School for the Massachusetts Education Theatre Guild High School Drama Festival. They spent Mods 3 and 4  preparing their submission of "Einstein's Dream" and three students brought home awards! Congratulations to Monty B. '25 and Luke S. '26 for winning an award for Technical Excellence in Prop Design, and Brayden B. '24 for winning an award for his role as Einstein.
  • Upcoming Shows from the Visual Arts Department

    CSW is proud and excited to share that three members of the Visual Art Department have shows coming up.
  • Beyond Walls CEO and Founder Joins us for Assembly

    This week, founder and CEO of Beyond Walls Al Wilson joined us for assembly. Beyond Walls is a non-profit that introduces public art, curated experiences and outdoor museums into the fabric of communities by partnering with local community members and experts to design, produce and manage collaborative projects and programs. Lynn, is one of the communities that Beyond Walls brought public art installations to.
  • The Gents' Foundation Visit CSW for Youth Empowerment Workshop

    Today, the Men of Color affinity space hosted The Gents’ Foundation (TGF) for the "RiseUp: Empowering Teens Workshop." CEO & Founder of TGF, William Pierre-Louis, Jr. and Founder and Lead Designer of Guich Couture, Guichelet Louis joined us to explore personal development, financial literacy, and style empowerment. Students MJ '26 and Adam '26 helped facilitate workshop.
  • Spanish Students Kick Off Bilingual Intercambio Program with Waltham Library

    Students in "Spanish 3B" are kicking off a weekly bilingual Intercambio Program (cultural and language exchange) at the Waltham Library.
  • CSW Honors MLK Jr. with Panel on Grassroots Organizing

    In honor of the late Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., student ambassadors from CSW’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Office helped to organize a panel conversation with local grassroots community organizers. 
  • Girls Varsity Basketball Wins Gryphon Goblet Tournament

    This past weekend was CSW's 2nd Annual Gryphon Goblet Basketball Tournament. CSW hosted both girls and boys varsity teams from The Commonwealth School, The Newman School, and The British International School of Boston.

    After two semifinal games on Thursday featuring visiting teams, Friday night was a double header for our varsity teams and the stands were packed! The girls played first against BISB and were able to win earning themselves a place in the championship game! The boys also faced off against BISB and it was a hard fought game all the way to the finish. In the end, BISB squeaked out a two point victory sending our Gryphon's into the consolation game.

The Cambridge School of Weston is a progressive high school for day and boarding students in grades 9–12 and PG. CSW's mission is to provide a progressive education that emphasizes deep learning, meaningful relationships, and a dynamic program that inspires students to discover who they are and what their contribution is to their school, their community and the world.