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Convocation 2017

The entire school was treated to a wonderful convocation ceremony this past Thursday. It is one of the few times during the year when the entire student body and all the faculty and staff are together. Geoff opened the gathering...

Opening of School Remarks from US Director Lowell Libby

Greetings, and welcome back from your soggy week. I heard from one trip leader after another, Waynflete teachers, AMC and Chewonki leaders, everyone with whom you came in contact how awesome you all were, despite the weather. By rising to...

What are Upper School Students Grateful For?

As the school year came to a close in June, US Advisors asked their advisees what they were grateful for. Below is a sampling of their responses; the prominent words in the word cloud above were the most noted in their...

Leeza Kopaeva ’18 Wins Lincoln Club Scholarship

This past spring Leeza Kopaeva was awarded a scholarship by the Lincoln Club after submitting her 500-word essay responding to a quote by President Lincoln. You can read the quote and her essay below; the above photo shows Leeza after...


Senior v. Faculty Softball Game — The Wild Recap

Portland, ME – On a day that any self-respecting Chamber of Commerce member would have spent would have been out snapping pictures to advertise the beauty that is the Fore River Fields in spring, Haffenreffer Field played home yesterday to...


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...

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...

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...