Proctor Host Bi-Annual Innovation Night – May 15

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy

Proctor Academy will host its fourth bi-annual Innovation Night on May 16 in and around the Wise Center as classes showcase their project-based learning initiatives from throughout the term. The evening provides a wonderful opportunity to see Proctor’s educational model in action. Students will display projects from 6-6:30 pm before pitching their projects to visitors […]

AE/MS Valentine’s Day Heart “Healthy Restaurant

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AE/MS Valentine’s Day Heart “Healthy Restaurant

  Second graders once again prepared for their annual Heart Healthy Valentine Day Restaurant.  First, our students wrote about how they think they do with healthy habits. They certainly are well informed and aware of how to stay heart-healthy!   Here are just a few examples: Ariana Johnson:  I drink water every day.  I eat a […]

AE/MS Third Grade Showcases Ingenuity at Invention Convention

By Jay Hubbard, AE/MS
AE/MS Third Grade Showcases Ingenuity at Invention Convention

The Andover third graders held their annual Invention Convention on March 15. The Invention Convention was the culminating activity of a multidisciplinary unit. The students applied skills from math, reading, and writing to develop background knowledge, create inventions, and present them. The third graders did an amazing job! There were two winners that went on […]

Proctor Academy Spring Athletic Schedule

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Proctor Academy Spring Athletic Schedule

The spring athletic season at Proctor Academy is upon us! We encourage all Andover community members to come check out the lacrosse, baseball, softball, tennis, and cycling action on campus this spring. Below is a list of scheduled home varsity contests for the month April. There are no admission charges for any athletic events at […]

Andover Students Reflect on Studying Abroad

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Andover Students Reflect on Studying Abroad

In the February edition of the Andover Beacon, we highlighted reflections from a few of our Andover residents studying abroad on one of Proctor’s five term-long, off-campus programs. In that article, we failed to highlight Jack Newton ‘19 as a member of the winter Proctor en Segovia group. Our sincerest apologies to Jack and his […]

Andover Players Present Musical “Willy Wonka”

By Steve Foley
Andover Players Present Musical “Willy Wonka”

  “I like to be in shows because I can act “goofy” or in ways that I can’t in real life” said eighth grader River Turnbell,” Turnbell was with fellow eighth graders at a rehearsal for the Andover Players’ production of the musical “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” which will be presented at the […]