Seventh Grade Global Challenge Inspires Creativity and Collaboration

For the fourth consecutive year, the seventh grade class embarked on a special end-of-the-year interdisciplinary project: the Global Challenge. Seventh Grade Quest: Science Teacher Deborah Bruvik and Quest: Humanities Teachers Mark Gornto and Jake Greenberg together prompted their students to design potential solutions for a UN Sustainable Development Goal as part of the Challenge. This… Read More
May 30, 2019

Alexander Kwak ’23 Performs as Principal Cellist in New Jersey All-State Concert

Alexander Kwak ’23 performed as the principal cellist in the New Jersey All-State Concert on May 18 at Community Middle School (Plainsboro, NJ). Alex’s scores in the initial and secondary auditions were averaged, granting him the title of first chair cellist. The numbered “chairs” of an orchestra are a ranking of players’ proficiency and skill;… Read More
May 29, 2019

Eleven Student-Athletes Earn Spring Friends Schools League Honors

Eleven student-athletes have received Friends Schools League spring sports honors: Girls’ Lacrosse First Team: Lizzie Carter ’20, Meghan Roberts ’20, Bella Runyan ’20, and Maddie Bouggess ’21 Honorable Mention: Kayla Vidal ’19 and Jasmine Phillips ’20 Boys’ Lacrosse Honorable Mention: Aidan Dennis ’19 Baseball First Team: Kyle Eiffes ’19 Golf First Team: Alec Ryden ’19… Read More
May 29, 2019

Serena Lin ’19 Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

Serena Lin ’19 has been selected as a winner of a National Merit $2,500 Scholarship. After completing the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®) in October 2017 alongside 1.6 million additional U.S. students, Serena entered the cohort of 15,000 finalists in late February. She is one of just 2,500 winners selected from across the… Read More
May 28, 2019

Upper School Student-Athletes Honored at 2019 Varsity Night Banquet

Photo: Bella Runyan and Peter “Ollie” Frank were named Herm Magee Award winners for 2018-19. Numerous awards were distributed by coaches and Athletic Director Danielle Dayton at Varsity Night on May 23. Below is a list of team awards, along with special awards presented at the end of the evening: Herm Magee Award (presented to… Read More
May 28, 2019

Sujin Kim ’18 and Michigan Teammates Capture Big Ten Rowing Title

Sujin Kim ’18 (middle) is a member of the Big 10 champion University of Michigan Women’s Rowing team. The Wolverines won the championship this past weekend at Devil’s Creek Lake in Baraboo, WI. Sujin was the coxswain on the First Varsity Four team which finished second to Ohio State. Sujin and her teammates now will compete… Read More
May 23, 2019

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