Wimbish to serve as Head of Middle School

By Eli Haims Upper School Dean Jon Wimbish will replace Ronnie Codrington-Cazeau as Head of Middle School next year, Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts announced in an email to all faculty members Nov. 29. Cazeau will move to Seattle to serve as the head of the Evergreen School. Wimbish said his main responsibilities for this […]

Oxelson to leave next year

By Daniel Rothberg Upper School Dean Canh Oxelson announced in a letter that he will be leaving at the end of this year to work as the Director of College Counseling at Horace Mann School in New York. The letter was sent to the parents of students in his dean group. “This was a very difficult decision for […]

Deans start college scavenger hunt

  By Alex Leichenger The deans instituted a “College Knowledge” scavenger hunt for this year’s junior class in an effort to make the college research process more informative and enjoyable. The scavenger hunt was assigned Tuesday of the week before Thanksgiving break. Students in teams of two or three were required to answer 40 questions […]

Apply yourself

by Michelle Yousefzadeh At the last junior class meeting of the year, while stuffing our faces with doughnuts brought by my dean, all the kids in my dean group stared up at the projected image of the Common Application — a maroon tinted questionnaire that if filled with the right answers, letters and scores would […]