NMS Charts A Course To Middle School

Stage lights up. Curtains open. Mics on. On your kid’s schedule for today: a social studies lesson on the ancient Greeks, timed with live storytelling and a rehearsal for Oedipus Rex.

The costume department has a last-minute wardrobe change that needs to be checked. The set design is two days behind schedule. And your kid is running a theater company with their peers—all before the final bell at 3:15 p.m.

 Click here to read the full article by Lucy Gellman, of the Arts Council.