Interdisciplinary Vitae Term curriculum helps prepare students to “learn for life”

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”

HB: Hatching Brilliance at Hathaway Brown

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 members of the HB Class of 2017 named National Merit Semifinalists

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

#HathChat: Meet Jamie Morse – Upper School Art, Art History, Photography Teacher

(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

At HB, Holocaust Remembrance is Year-Round in Tenth Grade Class

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