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Convocation Speeches, 2018

By Admin on Dec 8, 2018 10:38:29 AM

At Convocation on September 22, we warmly welcomed 31 new students to Waring. What does it mean to be a part of Waring? Take a look at this year's Convocation Speeches to learn what it means to members of Waring's senior class, faculty, administration, and parents.

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3/11/18: An Open Letter on Behalf of Independent Schools of New England

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 7:26:18 PM

An Open Letter on Behalf of Independent Schools of New England, We, the heads of independent schools, comprising 176 schools in the New England region, stand in solidarity with our students and with the families of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The heart of our nation has been broken yet again by another mass shooting at an American school. We offer our deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of those who died and are grieving for the loss of life that occurred.
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Convocation Speeches, 2017

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 5:55:57 PM

Please enjoy these Convocation Speeches and pictures from 2017. The full video of the event is available here:

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A Parent's View on Waring's Value Proposition

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 5:10:25 PM

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Waring Parent, professional magazine editor, John Knowles, who discussed what he sees as Waring's value proposition -- what sets Waring apart from other learning institutions. You can view video excerpts here:

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Maker Mondays

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 5:00:00 PM

We have started our new pilot schedule - a three week period where we are testing out the addition of some more experiential learning. Part of this is on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday where we have a "focus flex" time, during which students are encouraged to read a book, work with a partner on a project, play chess, or participate in any number of other activities.

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All School Activity: Collaborative Drawing & Listening Session

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 2:04:40 PM

Recently, during the afternoon following Grandparents & Special Friends Day, the students gathered to clean campus after our big event, to talk about the importance of kindness, and partake in an activity that allowed them to explore a type of art they don't often generate.

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By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 1:48:06 PM

Goatscaping: a green solution to managing poison ivy, invasive plants, tough inclines, stone walls, ledge, and overgrown areas.

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WaringBlog Landing

By Admin on Dec 7, 2018 10:26:04 AM

Welcome to the new Waring School Blog!

The school year here on campus is well under way. We've come and gone from Camping Trip, our annual Convocation is in the books, and our visit with our professional goatscapers is over (#goatscaping).

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