Founder’s Day 2013 was a time to celebrate both the past
and the future of The Academy. The day was honored with a
Revolutionary drill reenactment, student presentations, luncheon with
keynote address, fine and performing art open studios, an alumni art
show with opening reception, and a live concert in the evening.
The Academy’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day programming began on Monday, January 15 with an engaging presentation by Daryl Davis, a blues musician who has spent the past 30 years befriending Ku Klux Klan members in an effort to find out the answer to his question: How can you hate me when you don't even know me? He discussed his encounters meeting […]
The Governor’s Academy is honored to feature the works of photographer Jessica Rinaldi on campus beginning Tuesday, November 28. Rinaldi is a photographer for The Boston Globe and the 2016 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Feature Photography. The show, titled “The Life and Times of Strider Wolf,” is comprised of sixteen photographs which earned Rinaldi the Pulitzer […]
The Governor’s Academy Girls Varsity Field Hockey team won their second consecutive Class B New England (NEPSAC) Championship this weekend. Under the leadership of Coaches Tracy Stickney and Danielle Kingsbury, they defeated St. Mark’s School, 3-2, in the championship game on Sunday, November 19 at The Ethel Walker School in Simsbury, CT. Coach Stickney s […]