Entrepreneurship Booms at GFS

Running a lemonade stand is something that is a quintessential notation associated with childhood but many kids don’t get the opportunity to …

Learning by doing

The biggest leap for many parents new to Grassroots School is trusting that their kids are learning. At Grassroots, much of the learning …

The Grassroots Chickens

This is the first in a series of student-produced blogs. Look for more coming soon! We wanted Grassroots to get chickens, so I brought …

Spur-of-the-Moment Science

Last week, a few students were playing in the sandbox and they built a mountain. They thought it would be cool to …

Spring 2017 Family Camping Trip

The Spring 2017 Family Camping Trip was to the Newport Campground and St. Marks Wildlife Refuge. Kerrie did a great job organizing …

A Tree for Pat

Grassroots’ founding Director Pat Seery filled the school with curiosity and joy. He welcomed students with a twinkle in his blue eyes …

So, how does it work?

The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion—these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at …

Birthday Party fundraiser 2017

Grassroots School celebrates its 45th year of providing freedom in education. The Grassroots Community, which surrounds the school, is celebrating its 35th …

Grassroots Grads

Four former Grassroots Free School students are graduating from SAIL High School this Spring. Three of them–Miguel Ortiz, Kristina Leigh Ann Wentz, …