Birchwood’s MATHCOUNTS team placed second in the local Chapter Competition on Saturday, Feb. 17. This placement entitled the team to attend the State Competition on Saturday, March 10 in Columbus. At the state level Birchwood’s team placed eighth out of 100 schools competing.
On Saturday, March 3, 38 sixth- through eighth-graders competed in the district level of the National History Day competition. Held at the Cleveland History Center and Case Western Reserve University, it proved to be an exciting day! With very strong competition this year, 19 students still qualified to advance to the state competition on April 21 at Ohio Wesleyan University.
Birchwood School of Hawken is a member of the Ohio Association of Independent Schools (OAIS), the Cleveland Council of Independent Schools (CCIS), the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), and the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS). Birchwood School is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States.