Upper School

Curriculum Update - Algebra 2

Date:  Wednesday, July 14, 2021 Byline:  Casey O'Malley, Academic Dean

Nancy Woller Teaching Math

During these first few weeks of summer break, some of our excellent math faculty have been hard at work updating and enriching our math curriculum. Tom Brennan, Megan Orton, and Nancy Woller have been updating our approach to our Algebra 2 and Algebra 2 Honors courses to ensure deeper student learning and a stronger student experience for all enrolled in this important year of mathematical development. 

Class of 2021 - By the Numbers

Date:  Monday, June 7, 2021

Class of 2021

Waterford School instills qualities of critical thought, curiosity, responsibility, and integrity as it helps students lay a foundation for college and beyond as they prepare to lead lives of meaning and purpose. Congratulations to the Class of 2021 for their accomplishments and extraordinary efforts as scholars, artists and athletes!

Cum Laude Society, 2021

Date:  Thursday, May 20, 2021

On Wednesday, May 12, fifteen members of Waterford’s Class of 2021 were inducted into the Cum Laude Society — a century-old organization dedicated to the goal of recognizing and honoring true academic excellence. Its member institutions include the very finest independent schools in the country and around the world. 

Cum Laude 2021

The Art of Persuasion

Date:  Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Class XI students and administrators listening to the persuasive speeches. 

Ms. Jorgenson and Ms. Weidner hosted a Class IX English event in Waterford's Heuston Concert Hall earlier this term. Class IX studied Julius Caesar, with a focus on the classical modes of persuasion. The students' culminating project was to work with a group to write and deliver a persuasive speech. 

Tarun M., Class XII, Receives Prestigious Scholarship Awards

Date:  Friday, May 14, 2021 Byline:  Sari Rauscher, Director of College Counseling

Congratulations to Class XII student, Tarun M.—as a result of years of hard work and dedication to his academics, athletics, research, and service, he is the recipient of the below prestigious and highly competitive scholarship awards. Tarun entered Waterford strong in math and sciences, and he has been pushed and challenged by Waterford in these areas, but he credits his liberal arts experiences, including humanities and writing experiences at Waterford as additionally important to his success.

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