This Week, October 10

Tuesday, October 11

10:55 – Special Assembly – Waynflete alum Hugh Freund ’06

Paralympic silver medal sailor and Waynflete alum Hugh Freund (’06) will speak at assembly. A PPH article on his triumph is linked here

Here is a short bio:

  • Began sailing at age 8 at the Harraseeket Yacht Club in South Freeport
  • Attended Waynflete from 2001 – 2006 (8th -12th grade)
  • Attended Roger Williams University from 2006-2011, B.S. Architecture/ minor photography & digital media
  • Member of the US Sailing Team from 2009-2016 (except 2012)
  • 2016 Para World Champions (3 person keelboat event – Sonar)
  • Silver medalist at Rio 2016 Paralympics (3 person keelboat event – Sonar)

Thursday, October 13

11:25 – Special assembly – more info coming soon

Saturday, October 15

PSATs for Juniors in Sills – arrive by 7:30am  

Remember to attend one of the remaining Pre-Registration sessions – Tuesday, October 11 at 2:00pm or Wednesday, October 13 at 12:15pm – in Breda’s office. If you have pre-registered, you will be finished by 11:30 on Saturday. If you are not, you will be released by about 12:15pm. (Students approved for extended time on College Board exams should expect to finish by 1:00.)

7:00pm – Family Hope Evening

Students are invited to attend the Family Hope Evening in Franklin Theater for an evening of improv comedy followed by a panel on the importance of support, education and connection for families who have a loved one living with mental illness. A limited number of Complimentary tickets are available – RSVP to Lee Warner at on a first come first served basis. Student volunteers are also needed to be ushers. Please contact Dana H to volunteer.