Worcester Academy proudly announces its Semester 2 Honor Roll and Headmaster's List for the 2017-2018 School Year. The honors represent the achievements that each of these Worcester Academy students has earned through academic excellence, challenge, and personal growth.
It is with sadness that we inform the WA community of the passing of Rowe family matriarch Virginia “Ginny” Bradford Rowe, wife of legendary WA athletic director and basketball coach Donald E. “Dee” Rowe ’47. “Ginny,” a fixture on the Worcester Academy campus since the 1950s, died July 5, 2018 after a short illness at the age of 86. She spent many years at Worcester Academy as a beloved faculty wife and member of the residential community and returned ever more frequently in recent years as a Worcester Academy grandparent.
Our Spring 2018 Hilltopper Magazine cover story is "Embracing Difference," a beautifully written article by Anthony Butler, WA's director of academic partnerships. Among other articles are stories on our new Board President Jim Pietro '81, Tien Award-winner Gladys Vasquez, Head Monitor Chineme Amechi '18, and notable WA alumni including Horton Kennedy '48, P. Michael Reidy '66, Michael Tien '68, Dr. Marla Abodeely '90, Caitlin McCarthy '88, and Michel Grabias '11.
Bitter sweet for most, the end of one’s high school playing career is a cause for celebration and it is only fitting that on the Senior’s last day of classes – Spree Day. Also as part of this weekend’s Reunion activities we recognized members of the 1993 Boy’s Ice Hockey Division II NEPSAC Champions in a ceremony at the Worcester Ice Arena.
Congratulation to the Worcester Academy Girls Varsity Basketball Team on its dramatic win over Tabor Academy 59-54 in the NEPSAC Class AA Girls Basketball Championship game last night! We're so proud of you!
Worcester Academy proudly announces its Honor Roll and Headmaster's List for Semester 1 of the 2017-2018 School Year. The honors represent the achievements that each of these Worcester Academy students has earned through academic excellence, challenge, and personal growth.
Hervey S. Ross, 88, a longtime Academy trustee, benefactor, and loyal friend of Worcester Academy, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 26, in Atlanta, GA. A 1946 graduate of Worcester Academy, Mr. Ross was devoted to WA during his lifetime, and right up until the time of his death.