"Isn't it Great That Women Can Vote?"

“Isn’t it great that women can vote?” That is not a question you hear every day. In fact, I have never heard this question posed seriously in my lifetime. However, one hundred and twenty five years ago, women in this country did not even have this simple right. When Florence Baldwin started our school, she … [Read more…]

“Isn’t it Great That Women Can Vote?”

“Isn’t it great that women can vote?” That is not a question you hear every day. In fact, I have never heard this question posed seriously in my lifetime. However, one hundred and twenty five years ago, women in this country did not even have this simple right. When Florence Baldwin started our school, she … [Read more…]

Find a Way

FIND A WAY…AND DO SO WITH KINDNESS This is a landmark year in the history of our school, our 125th anniversary. Our quasquicentennial celebrations began last year at our Alumnae weekend in May. We continued to celebrate as we sent the class of 2013, the class of gold, on their way in June. Now we … [Read more…]

Martin Luther King Day Assembly Remarks from Sally Powell, Head of School

This summer will mark fifty years since Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his famous “Dream speech” in 1963. Standing at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC he opened his speech by referencing the Emancipation Proclamation signed a full century earlier, saying: “This momentous decree came as a great beacon of light for hope to millions … [Read more…]