Monthly Archives: January 2013

A Veritable Swarm!

Dear Academy Families, We are a busy bunch! The second semester is well launched with a lot of activities beyond our usual classroom energy. From sports games, to concerts, to Shakespeare, we seem to be a hive of activity. In our first ASM after winter break with all students in attendance, our chorus and chamber […]

The Spirit of Growth and Learning

Dear Academy Families, One of my happier duties involves keeping in touch with peers at other independent schools, to share professional insights and to support each other’s work on all our students’ behalf. In the last 10 days, I have enjoyed catching up individually over coffee or a meal with the Heads of School from […]

Happy New Year and Welcome Back!

Dear Academy Families, Happy New Year! I hope you all had restful, fun holiday breaks…it certainly felt like a long one! Speaking of rest, in the latest issue of Independent School magazine (Winter 2013), published by the National Association of Independent School (NAIS), there is a telling piece by Peter Wells and Rosemary Baggish on […]