Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Literature of Genocide

It was the start of a normal Monday morning for my Literature of Genocide class. Discussion in classes in the previous week were tinged with the uncertainty of the future.  Students appeared fragile when expressing their concerns about freedoms and...

This Week: November 29

Tuesday, November 29 10:55 – Assembly Thursday, December 1 11:00 – 11:30 Junior class meeting –  Student Center (please bring a pencil) Senior class meeting – Wendy’s lab 11:15 – 12:00 – 10th grade POD groups – bring your lunch...

Maine All-State Music Festival 2016

Good luck to our seven Upper School students who auditioned for the Maine All-State Music Festival the weekend before Thanksgiving at Biddeford High School. All students put forth a great effort, and we look forward to receiving their scores and...

This Week: November 21

Monday, November 21  11:00-12:00 – visit from The New York Times Student Journeys and Putney Student Travel in the atrium. The New York Times Student Journeys and Putney Student Travel are visiting Monday, Nov. 21st in the atrium. They offer...

Police Chief Dialogue

In today’s world, it is easier than ever to find oneself in an echo chamber. Social media allows for selective exposure to news events, public schools are becoming more segregated, and even SNL skits poke fun at the neighborhood “bubbles”...

The Hundred Dresses Project

The Hundred Dresses Project Meets Social Commentary After reading the book The Hundred Dresses, seven juniors and seniors in Advanced Studio made a piece in response to a related assignment called “Fitting In.” These pieces are part of the gallery...



Dance Ensemble Performs “Storybyrd”

Take a moment to visualize a dancer leaping into the air as a starling taking flight, or a crane conveying an urgent message that unfolds through choreography and creative dance. Inspired by natural movement, our dancers will liven up the...

This Week: November 14

Monday, November 14 2:00pm – Foundations and PA Term 2 begins  Evening event – 7:00pm Fall Varsity Sports Recognition Night in Franklin Theater Tuesday, November 15 Special Assembly: 10:40 – students dismissed from class 10:45 – special assembly begins 11:25 –...