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Total Enrollment

530

Upper School

240

Middle School

180

Lower School

110

Athletic Teams

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Squash
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Track & Field
  • Tennis
  • Wrestling

Avg. Class Size

17

Student Faculty Ratio

7:1

Mentor Mentee Ratio

1:1

Student Clubs

32

Drama Productions

4

Band and Choral Concerts

5

From the Forum

Building a Relationship of Trust with Your Son


Building a Relationship of Trust with Your Son

Our headmaster, Alvaro de Vicente, offers a lecture on how to build a solid relationship of trust with your son. This relationship matters because it is the context within which you will form your boy’s character.

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Lessons from The Return of the King


Lessons from The Return of the King

To accompany the recent article on hobbits and heroes in The Lord of the Rings, we re-release this webinar on which it was based.

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The Hope of Hobbits and the Despair of Denethor


The Hope of Hobbits and the Despair of Denethor

Engaging Boys in the 20th-Century Epic

Middle-school boys, like the hobbits of the Lord of the Rings epic, don’t understand their place in the world and feel, more often than not, like they are along for the ride rather than contributing anything substantive to their own lives or anyone else’s. This lulls them into a malaise that makes the areas of their lives where they do have control (video games, sports, etc.) become the defining features of their identities.

Continue reading The Hope of Hobbits and the Despair of Denethor at Heights Forum.