Category Archives: Academics

I’ll See You at the ICA

Curtis Mann’s Photo II classes took a field trip to the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston today.

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Screen Acting

Dan Halperin’s Playwriting and Directing Lab class participated in a workshop on acting for TV and film today. The workshop was taught by professional actors and it explored the differences between stage acting and acting on camera. Pictured here, Wyatt … Continue reading

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Guantanamera

Meg Jacobs’ Spanish III class sings and plays along to the famous Cuban song “Guantanamera.”

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Development

Students in Curtis Mann’s Photo I class work on making prints in the dark room.

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An Author’s Advice

Author Elly Swartz visited English Via Latin classes, and encouraged students to embrace the qualities that make them each unique. She said, “No one is just one thing.” Her debut novel, “Finding Perfect,” about a middle-school girl with OCD, has … Continue reading

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Where’s the Beef?

Director of Dining Services Matthew Burek teaches Rick Wilson’s personal development class about the different cuts of beef and how to cook a steak.

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A Balanced Equation

Sheila McElwee leads her chemistry class in a lesson about salts and how they form from the cation of a base and an anion of an acid.

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Innovation Presentations

Students in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship class gave presentations to a panel of judges for a product that would improve classroom learning. The presentations were the culmination of a three week long project for students to research a problem and … Continue reading

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With the Program

Dominic Manzo, Wyatt Ellison ’20 and Gustave Ducrest ’18 work out a coding bug for an Electronics Design program.

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Mr. Robot

 RJ Jaczko ’17 prepares to resume control while his partner, Philip Barnett ’17, readies their robot for re-entry to the rink. The annual robotics competition challenges students to create efficient ping-pong ball-gobbling machines.    

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