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Thomas Metcalf School

Location:
Thomas Metcalf School 107 S. University Street
Normal, IL

Thomas Metcalf School is a K–8 laboratory school for children. It contains Hayden Auditorium.

Thomas Metcalf School was named after Thomas Metcalf, a mathematics teacher at Illinois State from 1862–1894. In 1862, Metcalf succeeded Edwards as Principal. In the fall, he joined Edwards as a teacher of mathematics. In 1874, President Edwards appointed Metcalf as training teacher, a position he held for 20 years.

Hayden Auditorium was named after Annie Wezette Hayden in 1960. She was a first grade teacher at the Metcalf School from 1921–1956. The current location of the school opened in 1955.

Upcoming Events

March 2017

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, March 25th
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, March 27th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, March 29th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

April 2017

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, April 1st
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, April 3rd
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, April 5th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, April 8th
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, April 10th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, April 12th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, April 15th
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, April 17th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, April 19th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, April 22nd
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, April 24th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, April 26th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, April 29th
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

May 2017

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, May 1st
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, May 3rd
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program: Table Tennis

Date:
Saturday, May 6th
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

An indoor game based on tennis, played with small paddles and a ball bounced on a table divided by a net. Takes place in the Metcalf Small Gym and registration is required. No charge for ISU participants.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Evidenced-Based Training

Date:
Monday, May 8th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on seven forms of T’ai Chi. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.

Lifestyle Enhancement Program – T’ai Chi: Chen Style

Date:
Wednesday, May 10th
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Shown to improve strength, neuromuscular force control, and balance. This series of classes will focus on forms 13 through 24 and qigong training. No charge for ISU participants, but registration is required.