Reopening Updates

Reopening FAQs & Admissions Info

REOPENING FAQs: We are welcoming MICDS students back to school with distance learning both on campus and from home when the 2020-21 academic year commences, absent any change in government requirements. Please find helpful Health & Safety, School Preparation, and Ram Relief Fund FAQs here: https://www.micds.org/reopening/. ADMISSIONS: MICDS is no longer accepting new applications for the 2020-2021 school year which begins on August 18, 2020. After that time, we will welcome new applications to all grade levels for the 2021-2022 school year.

Students Recognized for Academic Achievements at Upper School Assembly

This week, the Upper School held its annual Recognition Assembly, where students were honored for high levels of individual academic achievement.

Dr. Ken Mares, Director of the Students and Teachers as Research Scientists (STARS) program, presented awards to students who participated in the challenging research program:

  • Nischal Ada ’20
  • Megana Atluri ’20
  • Nishanth Boppana ’20
  • Tanay Chandak ’20
  • Stanley Ding ’20
  • Asha Dundoo ’20
  • Boyu Liu ’20
  • Aakarsh Rai ’20
  • Jude Sorkin ’20
  • Grihith Varaday ’20
  • Jonathan Zhang ’20
  • Aanjaneyaa Venkataraman ’20

Director of College Counseling Matt Essman and Head of the Upper School Scott Small presented the National Merit Semifinalists:

  • James Bilderback ’20 (not pictured)
  • Tanay Chandak ’20
  • Jialin Chen ’20
  • Nicholas Clifford ’20
  • Cecilia Cohen ’20
  • Stanley Ding ’20
  • Kyle Fehr ’20
  • Lauren Goldberg ’20
  • Benjamin Hollander-Bodie ’20
  • Shibapriya Mandal ’20
  • Henry Posega Rappleye ’20
  • Jude Sorkin ’20
  • Elizabeth Speegle ’20
  • Renee Stanec ’20
  • Aanjaneyaa Venkataraman ’20
  • Jonathan Zhang ’20
  • Jiachen Zhao ’20

To conclude the assembly, Head of School Jay Rainey shared his congratulations and a reflection.

Way to go, Rams!