"A pivotal experience, thoughtfully introducing me to the idea of independence, in its many forms." Nick Del Vecchio (F'02)

"IS remains as the singular defining adventure of my life; it has made me me." Griffin Hunt (F'11)

"It's an attitude and an appreciation that is with you in all life's endeavors." Stuart Naeny (F'04)

"One of my favorite things about Island School is that I continue to find meaning and understanding about myself , others, and the natural world by reflecting on experiences I had during my semester nearly three years ago." Katie Johnson (S'11)

"Island School - Where you learn to turn 'I can't' into 'I did'." Adriana Misoul (S'06)

"A place promoting positive change to its students, who in turn positively change our world." Noelle Cooper (f'04)

"It challenges everything you thought you knew about community and the earth - for the better." Stephanie Chaston (F'05)

"Island School is where the improbable becomes possible and the extraordinary becomes ordinary." Robbie Balloch (S'12)

"Leaving technology behind, appreciating a new community, learning with my hands and feet." Anika Ayyar (F'11)

"A new perspective of what community means and a redirection of life's real priorities." Jennifer Boone Purviance (S'03)