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The Heart of Us

 

 

What do you love most about The Master’s School? 
“Learning.  It’s just really fun here.  I know I’m new, and I just feel safe here.” - Lower School Student

  

What would you tell another student, who goes to another school, to encourage them to consider The Master’s School? 
“This school has changed my life.  Some people think that a school is just a school, but to me, it’s a home.” - Middle School Student

  

What is one word that best describes the school?  Tell why you chose that word. 
“Family.  Everyone knows each other, and despite everyone’s different backgrounds, we still come together as one.” - Upper School Student

  

Why do you like teaching at The Master’s School? 
“I don’t just like teaching at The Master’s School, I love teaching and working here at The Master’s School because of the students and faculty that I interact with daily. I can walk in to the building after a hard morning and instantly be welcomed with hugs and smiles from our students or know I can talk to any teacher on campus for prayer and support. This place truly is set apart from other schools and businesses in the way we care for each other, we aren’t just co-workers, but family who spend day in and day out together, working together for the good of the students we come in contact with and desiring to know and serve our families well.” - TMS Faculty/Staff

 

Describe The Master’s School.
“The Master’s School sits atop a beautiful hill in West Simsbury and is a place where you can find extraordinary work happening in ordinary circumstances every day. My family is grateful for the rich heritage of our association with The Master’s School.” - Alum Parent and Former Staff Member

 

How has The Master’s School impacted the life of your family?
"Two years ago our daughter announced to us that she decided to transfer to Master's. In commonly used recent vernacular, it was a game changer. We didn't know it then, but in these two short years, the girl that you all know bloomed. She was already a beautiful flower, but oh how she bloomed in these two years." - Former Alum Parent

 

Describe one of your favorite teachers at The Master’s School and tell why he/she is a favorite.
“My favorite teacher is very kind and helpful. She gives me extreme love and caring that I never had before.” - Current International Student

 

In what ways have you grown at The Master’s School?
“I’ve grown from nervous and shy to excited and talkative. And I learned that God can do anything.” - Current Lower School Student

 

What sets TMS students apart?
“The students care about ALL other students AND their teachers. I love to see the students interact. At other schools, I felt like a non-person (only a “teacher”). Here, I feel like a whole person because of the way the students treat me.” - Current Middle School Teacher
 
 
Why do you like teaching at The Master’s School?
“I like being able to frame all of my lessons in a biblical context and share my love of Christ with my students. It is a blessing to pray for them each day and to share how the performing arts can allow us to worship God and honor the gifts He’s given us.” - Current Middle/Upper School Teacher
 
 
What is one word that describes the school?
“Happiness. I think that the best way to learn/study is in an atmosphere of happiness.” - Current International Student
 
 
What do you love most about The Master’s School?
“I love that I can meet people and get friends and that I can have so much fun. Thank you, Master’s School.” - Current Lower School Student
 
 

What do you want your students to gain from having known you?
“A deep love and excitement for learning and eyes to see how everything points to their Creator.” - Current Lower School Teacher

 

What would you tell another student, who goes to another school, to encourage them to consider The Master’s School?
“I would say that the academics are excellent, and the teachers challenge you but also genuinely care about you. The community here is a blessing. You have people who care about you and are there for you praying for you. It is more than just a class here. The classes are hands-on and fun. Spiritually, it is impossible not to grow here. They prepare you for life and the spiritual struggles that come with it. They help you mature and prepare for your life after high school.” - Current Upper School Student

 

In what ways have you grown at The Master’s School?
“I have become more open to other people and sharing my feelings. I have also gotten better at asking for help, because I know I’m not alone.” - Current Middle School Student

 

What do you love most about The Master’s School?
“I love that everyone is so nice to me!” - Current Lower School Student