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White House Interview: Multimedia Journalism

Imagine the opportunity to interview representatives from the White House where you were allowed to ask questions about topics that mattered to you, your family and your community. What would you ask? How would you approach the conversation? Now picture… Read More »

Parent Speaker Series

The Kirby School Parent Speaker Series is open to our entire community–Kirby and non-Kirby alike–and is intended to bring parents and caring adults together to reinforce an ever-broadening network of support for all children in our communities. Join us for conversations… Read More »

Inspiring Faculty, Inspiring Summers

As students fill Kirby’s halls in search of new lockers and old friends, the building seems to breathe in the electric energy students possess; its pulse returning to a peppy tempo. It is exciting to see their smiling faces and… Read More »

Choral Groups Awarded Sweepstakes

Congratulations Treble Choir and Chamber Singers for each winning first place and achieving a Gold rating at the WorldStrides OnStage Honolulu Heritage Festival! Both groups traveled to Hawaii over Spring Break (2018) to compete in the adjudicated choral event. Kirby’s… Read More »

Seeing Through Christopher’s Eyes: Curious Incident Finals

English 9’s final assignment–equal parts project, presentation and reflection–was to peel off the many labels applied to Mark Haddon’s character, Christopher Boone, from his 2003 novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, and  reveal the underlying truths… Read More »

2018 Benefit Brunch: Special Opportunity

This year’s Benefit Brunch offered many exclusive and exciting opportunities to bid on and enjoy with friends and family. Although many sold out, we are offering a second chance at purchasing the ones below, some with very limited availability. Email development@kirby.org… Read More »

Shark Week!

Kirby 7th grade students are pictured with one of the products of their “shark week” unit;  persuasive letters to stakeholders including restaurateurs, governors, senators, and the POTUS–sharing the importance of sharks to our ecosystems and imploring better protection including legislation making… Read More »

Retreats for 2018-2019 School Year

Development of creativity and adaptability are crucial to a growth mindset and enhanced through a wide variety of experiences. One of our signature programs and an exciting Kirby tradition is the fall retreat. During the fall, Kirby also offers an immersive… Read More »

Auction Preview: 2018 Benefit Brunch

Every year, through the generosity of our wonderful community members, Kirby School auctions one-of-a-kind experiences, unique getaways, and not-to-be-missed opportunities at the Kirby School Benefit Brunch. Here’s a preview of some of the items on auction: Gourmet Dinner for 10… Read More »

The Ultimate Experience

Kirby School middle school, two time Division II California State Champions (2016 & 2017), begins its competitive season this March. Coaches Abby Christopher, Erik Perkins and Jackson Waite-Himmelwright are looking forward to another strong year of great sportsmanship, team growth,… Read More »