In a tradition dating back to the school's earliest days, the entire school gathers for assembly on most Thursdays. Students, alumni/ae, and noted guests from the worlds of arts, letters, science, business, and politics speak, perform, and discuss their life's work. 

Fall 2021


  • September 16: No school, Yom Kippur
  • September 23: No school, Hancock
  • September 30: Introducing Our New Faculty/Staff: Bronwen Callahan, History Teacher; Dethie Faye, Chef Manager; Adam Hinterlang, Director of Information Technology and Facilities; Abby Lawrence, Advancement Coordinator; Jake MacDonnell, Librarian and Registrar; Lisa Palmero McGrath, Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion


  • October 14: Reverend Irene Monroe, LGBTQ advocate, theologian, and speaker
  • October 21: TBD    
  • October 28: No assembly, long recess


  • November 4: Eli Patterson, Black And Pink
  • November 11: No school, Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • November 18: Mira Bernstein, algorithmic bias
  • November 25: No school, Thanksgiving


  • December 2: Dr. Carl Wunsch, Oceanography and Climate Change
  • December 9: TBD
  • December 16: Holiday assembly
  • December 23: No school, Winter Break
  • December 30: No school, Winter Break