Walker's saw impressive finishes on Wednesday, January 16 against Brigham Ski League schools at Ski Sundown, finishing as the top team among the seven teams competing.
Congratulations to Walker's seventh grader Chloe Fares '24, whose written piece "The Great White Depression" was published as a notable submission in the Middle School Prose division of the 2018 Ocean Awareness Contest by Bow Seat, a Boston-based nonprofit that works to inspire the next generation of ocean caretakers through education and engagement with the arts, science, and advocacy.
BeJay Mugo '22 will represent Walker's at the Connecticut Poetry Out Loud State Finals on Saturday, March 9.
The Wirecats FIRST Robotics Team will be kicking off their official 2019 season on January 5 at 10:00 a.m. FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) will unveil the new game challenge via a NASA webcast to teams all around the globe at the same time.
On Thursday, February 28, 2019 and Friday, March 1, 2019, The Ethel Walker School Theater Program will present She Kills Monsters: Young Adventurer's Edition featuring professional puppets from UConn's Puppet Arts Program.
Prior to Winter Break on Tuesday, December 18, the Walker's community took time to enjoy the spirit of the holiday season with time-honored school traditions including Holiday Vespers, Banquet, and the 90th Annual Holiday Ride.
Walker's varsity basketball team won three games in 24 hours to take home the championship title in the third annual Ethel Walker Holiday Tournament.
Walker's will host a Fitter and Faster Swim Tour clinic on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27 with Amanda Weir, three-time Olympian and four-time Olympic medalist, World Champion, and former World Record holder.