It’s the middle of May, and the hallways of Hathaway Brown are a little quieter than usual. Ending their last academic year of high school just the week before, 95 members of the Class of 2017 are closing out the final month of their high school career writing their thesis papers off campus. The end… Read More Interdisciplinary Vitae Term curriculum helps prepare students to “learn for life”
This blog post was derived from a paper from Belkin’s junior English class unit on persuasive writing. One of the major requirements of the piece was to speak directly to an authentic audience, and Olivia Belkin ’18 chose to write to potential HB families and share why our environment has the potential to make a lasting impact on young women. Read on for Olivia’s story.… Read More HB: Hatching Brilliance at Hathaway Brown
Fourteen Hathaway Brown seniors have been chosen as 62nd annual National Merit Semifinalists for their high scores on the preliminary SAT. Only one percent of high school seniors across the country are part of this prestigious list. The 16,000 semifinalists may advance as Finalists and compete for 7,500 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $33… Read More Fourteen members of the HB Class of 2017 named National Merit Semifinalists
(VIDEO + PHOTO) With the annual Convocation ceremony on Wednesday, August 24, Hathaway Brown’s Upper School launched the 2016-2017 school year with all the pomp and circumstance befitting such an occasion.… Read More Rising Boldly: 2016-2017 Upper School year begins with Convocation
(PHOTOS) The Fighting Unicorns made a tremendous showing at the FIRST Robotics Buckeye Regional Tournament at the Wolstein Center March 17-19.
The team’s innovative tri-wheel design earned them the Excellence in Engineering Award, an award that “celebrates an elegant and advantageous machine feature.”… Read More Robots Rule: The Fighting Unicorns Take Home High Honors
(ESSAY) One of the most popular HB programs is Speech & Debate, which has more than 60 participants in grades 9-12. In terms of size and achievements earned, HB has one of the strongest teams in the state.
… Read More Up for Debate: HB’s Speech & Debate Program Helps Girls Discover and Use Their Voices
(CONVERSATIONS) A native New Englander, Jamie Morse has made Cleveland his home most of his adult life. A parent of two HB alums (Julia ’99 and Betsy ’03), Morse has been teaching at HB since 1983. He is the Upper School’s Visual Arts Department Chair and Art, Art History and Photography Teacher, and he was previously was Upper School Dean of Students from 1996 through 2009. He loves teaching and takes great pride in the impact he has made on students over the years at HB, always encouraging individual growth in his students, artistically and academically.… Read More #HathChat: Meet Jamie Morse – Upper School Art, Art History, Photography Teacher
It may be Holocaust Remembrance Day, but here at HB, students have been immersed in the history of this tragic time period since the start of the school year. As part of a History-Music collaboration, Hathaway Brown sophomores have been the beneficiaries of innovative and thoughtful curriculum that seeks to immerse them in elements of culture as they explore and connect on deeper and more meaningful levels with some of the historical happenings from the 18th-20th centuries that have defined the human experience.… Read More At HB, Holocaust Remembrance is Year-Round in Tenth Grade Class
(STORIES) When I walked into my first day of sixth grade, I think I fell just a little bit in love with my new sixth grade teacher. It was Miss Bloom’s first year of teaching at my elementary school, and she was by far the coolest person I had ever seen with her stylish haircut, white go-go boots and her peace sign earrings. … Read More Thanking Miss Bloom
(PHOTOS) Last night, the fourth annual Young Writers and Artists Festival at Hathaway Brown kicked off with an incredible performance by poet Jamaal May and jazz trio SoNuvo, with workshops beginning today.… Read More Scenes from the Fourth Annual Young Writers and Artists Festival