Sydney Satchell '10, Paralympic athlete for the USA Women's Sitting Volleyball team, traveled back to Walker's from Lima, Peru with her gold medal in hand and passed it around to the student-athletes that participated in Walker's preseason while sharing her story.
Walker's entered its 109th academic year last week, welcoming 75 new students from 6 states and 12 different countries, including Bermuda, China, Colombia, Dominica, Germany, India, Mexico, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, and the United Kingdom.
Read more for individual equestrian results from recent shows including the Vermont Summer Festival, Farfield County Hunt Club, Folly Farm and Zephyr Farm.
Walker's equestrians continue to compete throughout the summer, taking home several ribbons in top regional horse shows.
New graduates Maisie and Caroline Smith have always been inseparable. But just seeing them as "the twins" misses their uniqueness as individuals, and both Caroline and Maisie are grateful to their friends and teachers at Walker's who recognized them as separate people.
Chloe Miller '19 of Avon has been selected as the 2019 US Lacrosse Jackie Pitts award winner for the State of Connecticut for her lacrosse involvement and contributions to the game, school, and community.
A new generation of students walked across Walker's graduation stage in June ready to take on the world. Among them was Celeste Davis. The recent alumna is not your typical get-it-done student who saw her future only in books.
Kristen St. Louis '21 recently completed the spring Girls With Impact program. Girls With Impact, an after-school entrepreneurship academy, is offered to girls ages 14-17 where they have the opportunity to present venture capitalists with project ideas that they create.