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   ” Life without risks is not worth living.”- Charles Lindbergh

Class Trips Wednesday through Friday

Birthdays: 9/18 Justin and James Boy                   9/20 Vanessa Dane                                                    9/22 Noah Edmondson

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield






 Paige Brenner showed KINDESS when she loaned her Geometry textbook to Dr. Donah for the morning

Cole Batchelor and Donovan Hayes  demonstrated  RESPECT when they quickly offered to help carry a heavy table for me from the Commons back to Foundation Hall.  So KIND too!

 Public Proclamation

Sophomores arrive safely  at Outward Bound.

Sophomores arrive safely at Outward Bound.

Upper School Students who eat lunch outside on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s: Please give our Middle School students a chance to eat before sitting at their outdoor tables.  Thanks! 

 Freshmen: Bus departs for beach at 8:30

seniors: depart for Montreat at 11:00

Catie Kuralt (2017) is forming a team for “Light the Night Walk” on Saturday, November 2nd at Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte, NC.  “Light the Night Walk” is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s evening walk and fundraising event.  Please email Catie ( or visit if you are interested in participating.

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives during the week of September 23rd: Catawba College, University of south Carolina, Bates college    September 24: Wofford college, High Point university, Randolph College.     September 25: Denison University, Ohio Wesleyan University, Roanoke College, University of Southern California, September 26: Lafayette College, Presbyterian College, Haverford College, St. John’s University- Manhattan campus, Georgia Institute of Technology, Providence College, Depau University, Case Western Reserve University, Vanderbilt University. September 27: Emory University, Mercer University, Miami University Oxford, Sewanee: The university of the south, University of Tulsa, Pace University, St. Joseph’s University,


The hike for Sophomores begins

The hike for Sophomores begins

SENIORS – Have you been contacted by an organization named QUESTBRIDGE?  If you have heard from this organization by email or snail mail, please let your college counselor know right away.  This is a wonderful organization that matches eligible students to high quality colleges and universities.  The deadline to apply for this college matching process is September 27.  Please let your counselor know if you have been offered this opportunity.


After School Events:

US Class Trips 9,10,11,12

Upper school students board bus for class trips.

Upper school students board bus for class trips.

About The Dean Team

Student Life: Our passion is to know our students, create an unforgettable high school experience, celebrate student achievement; and to empower every student to know themselves, own their actions, seek adventure, conquer challenges, lead others, and pursue balance.
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