Monthly Archives: May 2017

Senior Projects Recap

It has been a very busy month for the seniors, all culminating on Friday, June 2 with their Senior Project Presentations. The schedule is embedded below: click on someone’s name to link over to whatever content they featured in their...

Spring Sports Recap – Tennis Champions Twice Over!

Tennis Update #2: A huge congratulations to BOTH the Boy’s and Girl’s Varsity Tennis teams on capturing the Class C State Championship this past Saturday. Both teams defeated George Stevens Academy 5-0. This is the Boy’s 10th straight championship (matching Falmouth...

Elisbeth Lualdi Explores Authenticity

During a special assembly last Thursday, Elisabeth Lualdi shared her senior project with the Upper School. Her project explores authenticity and honesty. Elisabeth gave a wonderful, open, and honest talk about her own sense and definition of authenticity, her experiences...

Advising Day!

Lydia Maier’s homeroom enjoyed its annual tradition of picking a fabric and sewing a personalized pillow to keep at school then take with them after graduating.

Mihaela Cebotari Presents Her Home Country—Moldova

Mihaela Cebotari ’18 gave a wonderfully engaging talk about her home country of Moldova this week in assembly. She is the third ASSIST student Waynflete has learned to love; ASSIST’s mission is “to create life-changing opportunities for outstanding international scholars...

AllState Music Festival

Morgan Peppe and Sara Wasdahl at the dress rehearsal for the AllState Music Festival Orchestra performance on Saturday, May 20th at University of Maine, Orono. Also performing at AllState: Eva Abbott (Treble Chorus), Justin Gross (Mixed Chorus), and Genevieve Welch...

Another Big Year for Waynflete at Maine Model UN!

Led by history teacher Model UN coach Ben Mini, Waynflete sent another outstanding team to the Maine Model United Nations Conference (MeMUNC). Following is an account of the conference from the perspective of Althea Sellers ’17. This year Althea competed...

Ethical Leadership Plants a Tree!

Waynflete parent Heather McCargo (Lilu McNiff ’20 and Liam McNiff ’16)) helped Ethical Leadership plant this American Elm tree, a native species to our area. The tree will support over 200 species of moths and butterflies, attract birds, and of...

Public Art at Waynflete: A Gift to Giver & Receiver

Click through the gallery above! As a ten-year-old whippersnapper in 70’s London, I was given three gifts by my then master 5th-grade teacher, Mr. Henri LeConte. The first was a gift that inspired my life-long love of art and art...

This Week: May 22

Tuesday, May 23 10:55 – Announcement Assembly Wednesday, May 24 Yearbook Distribution Students who pre-ordered a 2017 Yearbook may pick it up from Emery 20. Yearbooks are also available for purchase ($65, first-come, first-served). Please stop by the library anytime...