"It’s been six years since you rescued our son from the public school system and a middle school he wasn’t equipped to navigate. You, your wife, and your staff have truly believed in him and given him every opportunity to succeed. It wasn’t long before he started grabbing for those opportunities and now he is off to Johns Hopkins University. Who knew? I think you knew, as expressed in your classic headmaster’s letter: 'Every child wants to be successful. No child ever went off to his or her first day of school determined to be a failure.' Many thanks."

--Parents of David Bresnahan
Class of 2014


WEDNESDAY, OCT 01, 2014Headmaster's Thoughts — October 2014

I cannot wait until the next “Reacher” thriller comes out.  It will top the New York Times bestseller list for sure.  I actually met Lee Childs, the author of the series, ...

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