Invitations for Grandparent's and Friend's Day 2018 will be mailed soon and we need your help in gathering some information to ensure invitations are received.
The start of the second semester is a good time to be sure parental permissions are up-to-date in our Veracross and Boardingware software. Establishing student permissions is an important tool in assisting us in managing students' activity and travel off campus and helps us to ensure student safety according to parental guidelines.
The next parent gathering with Head of School Meera Viswanathan and members of Walker's leadership team will be on Thursday, February 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the Living Room. Parents are welcome to join their daughters for dinner in Abra's prior to the conversation. Join us!
Join us on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Beaver Brook Living Room for our next Book Club.
Morgan Locandro '16 moved to California in January to begin her year-round internship at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, CA where she works on engineering projects including designing different mechanisms for space missions.
Chris joined Walker's from Yale University where he was a French professor and recognized as an excellent teacher in both French and the humanities. With a Ph.D. in French Literature, Chris has brought the French language program back to Walker's.
English Department Chair Catherine Reed recently interviewed alumna Margaret "Margie" Holley '62 and shares these thoughts: "I interviewed the marvelous Margaret Holley to learn about why and how she became a poet. Needless to say, my favorite poem is "Thank You, Edmund Waller," because of its subject matter, but all of them are beautiful and moving. Margaret reminds us to read, too - and we will certainly take her advice."