Waynflete’s 123rd Commencement was held the afternoon of Thursday, June 10 at Thompson’s Point—a beautiful early summer day accompanied by the cooling breeze that we’ve come to appreciate about this venue!
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View messages of hope and congratulations for seniors from members of the Waynflete community.
Waynflete’s Class of 2021 is a group of accomplished young adults with an impressive list of colleges and universities that they will be attending!
Below is the list of where our 73 graduates will/may matriculate this fall. Some students may choose to adjust their plans in response to what they learn about how the colleges are planning for the fall.
Bates College (4)
Bentley University (2)
Bowdoin College (4)
Brown University (3)
Bryn Mawr College
Carleton College (2)
Case Western University
Champlain College (3)
College of William & Mary
Connecticut College (2)
George Washington University
Occidental College (2)
Sarah Lawrence College
Skidmore College (2)
Smith College (3)
Stevens Institute of Technology
The American University of Paris
The New School (2)
University of Tampa
University of Arizona
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Maine (2)
University of New England
University of Pittsburgh
University of Southern Maine
Utah State University
Wellesley College (2)
Wesleyan University (2)
View the five-year matriculation
On behalf of the Upper School faculty and administration, it is my pleasure to announce the 2021 recipients of departmental awards, inductees into the Cum Laude Society, and recipients of other awards (descriptions of the awards are linked here):
Continue reading “Upper School Awards 2021”
For the past year, as part of the Exploration of the Moon and Asteroids by Secondary Students (ExMASS) initiative run by the Lunar Planetary Institute, five Upper School students have been conducting a research project of their own design, in consultation with Dr. Caitlin Ahrens at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
Continue reading “Upper School students develop classification technique to research asteroids”
Longtime visual arts teacher Judy Novey discusses a project that started with “super humble little stamps” and kept multiplying, both literally and educationally…
The hybrid learning environment presented a challenge: how could I teach a printmaking class when kids weren’t in the studio? My solution was to use color stamp pads. We took a deep dive into pattern over the course of a month-and-a-half. Students made small stamps using Soft-Kut linoleum:
Continue reading “Upper School art students collaborate with alum Nate Dubuque ’07 on pattern design and printing”