Recent Blog Postings

Recent Blog Postings

Posted on Monday, June 24, 2019
In September, as our eighth-graders began their final year at Harlem Academy, we knew that they would continue to demonstrate excellence and drive. Today, we couldn’t be prouder as they join our alumni community, filled with graduates who are making a difference as volunteers, leaders, and changemakers in their schools and communities. We’ve watched the Class of 2019 grow from promising young students to leaders who bring talent, determination, and strength of character to everything they do...
Tags: leadership, creed
Posted on Monday, March 18, 2019
When Ariana Phillips ’17 has a goal, nothing will stop her from achieving it. Whether it’s starting a new club at school, learning Russian, or overcoming a challenge, this Andover sophomore continues to live our creed every day. I Take Opportunities to Lead Earlier this year, Ariana started her school’s first photography club, The Andover Edition, which melds her long-standing interest in photography with fashion and social media. She and other members photograph Andover students for the...
Tags: alumni, creed, leadership, secondary school, college
Posted on Friday, April 7, 2017
The school creed provides a starting point for habit-building at school, but parents tell us that they see their children live by the creed at home, as well. We asked what this looks like. Ilaura Walker's children bring the creed home, and now the whole family uses it in conversations.Ilaura Walker, mother of fourth grader Shane and first grader Ava “I picked Ava up from school one day, and she told me she had been talking about compassion and integrity with one of her classmates. She even...
Tags: family partnership, creed