Proctor Academy Honor Roll, Winter Trimester 2014

Area students earn honors

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy

Thirty-eight local students earned Honor Roll status for the winter trimester at Proctor Academy. The following Andover residents are named to the Head’s List for high honors: Riley Anderson, Sam Barrett, Kelsie Berry, Nathan French, Erin Hanscom, Carl Hubbard, Annika Johnson, Cope Makechnie, Taylor Methven, Jacqui Morris, Bailey Powers, Hallie Southworth, and Reilly Walsh. Earning […]

Proctor Awaits Plans for New Dining Hall

Classic New England look, with views

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy

Proctor is in the early stages of planning a new dining facility. The current dining hall, which occupies the south end of Farrell Field House, was originally assumed to be a temporary site following the loss of the Cary House dining facility to fire in April, 1977. Over the years, however, the current Cannon Dining […]

New Proctor Dorm Opens on North Street

Finish work went right to the end

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy
New Proctor Dorm Opens on North Street

Sixteen girls and two Proctor faculty families moved into a new Proctor Academy dormitory on December 2. Whimsically named “Sally B” in honor of a retiring trustee and benefactor, the new residence is located at 56 North Street. This location provided convenient access to services including electricity, town water, and steam from the biomass plant […]

Area Students Enjoy Winter Horsemanship

Rehabilitating Clint, a rescue horse

By Terry Stoecker, Proctor Academy
Area Students Enjoy Winter Horsemanship

Nine students from Proctor Academy come together as one to comprise Proctor’s Winter Horsemanship program. Of this group, two students hail from Andover and one from New London. The group meets six days a week at Whisper Wind Stable on Flaghole Road in East Andover. Owner of the stable and Head Coach of the team […]

Proctor Drama Presents “Crazytown” on February 14, 15

Max Barrett has five roles!

By Chuck Will, Proctor Academy
Proctor Drama Presents “Crazytown” on February 14, 15

Andover’s Max Barrett has no fewer than five roles in Proctor Drama’s upcoming production of Crazytown. Set in “the most messed up town in America,” this slap-happy comedy is an evening news show comprised of several hilarious skits. Under the direction of senior Bowen Brinegar, the show plays on Friday and Saturday, February 14 and 15, […]

Proctor Welcomes Local Fans to February Home Games

Press release

Proctor Academy’s athletic department hopes to see many local spectators at hockey, basketball, and skiing events throughout the month of February! Varsity home games in February are listed below, but please visit ProctorAcademy.org for updated schedules for all competitive sports. Varsity Boys Basketball February 8 vs Marianapolis Prep, 4 PM February 14 vs Brimmer and […]

Shining a Light on Energy Efficiency

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Athletics

Proctor’s on-going efforts to improve energy efficiency are seen loud and clear in the recent lighting overhaul in the Farrell Field House. This lighting project for the gymnasium mirrors the recent investments in high efficiency lighting at the Proctor Ski Area that now allows Proctor to host International Ski Federation-certified night races like the one […]

Proctor Journalism Student Optimistic about “Town and Gown”

Residents concerned for students’ safety crossing Main Street

By Connor Hollenbaugh, Proctor ’14
Proctor Journalism Student Optimistic about “Town and Gown”

Having attended Proctor Academy for four years, I have had countless interactions with Andover townspeople. It was enrolling in journalism class that gave me the push to see what kind of reputation Proctor holds in the eyes of Andover residents and to write an article. Speaking with a handful of people at Jake’s Market and […]

Proctor Winter Sports Schedules

Local spectators welcome!

Press release

Proctor Academy’s athletic department has released its winter athletic schedule and hopes to see many local spectators at hockey, basketball, and skiing events throughout the coming months. For the month of December and January, varsity home games are listed below. Please visit ProctorAcademy.org for updated schedules for all competitive sports. Saturday, December 14 Girls Basketball […]

Proctor Academy Amps Up its Freeski Program

Two new hires add significant experience, expertise

Press release
Proctor Academy Amps Up its Freeski Program

Proctor Academy’s freeski program has long produced top level freeride skiers, most recently Jackson Buscher ’13 and Justin Pasculano ’14, both of whom qualified for and competed in last year’s 2013 USASA Nationals. Proctor’s freeski program will build upon its strong foundation as it welcomes a new coaching staff, training trips throughout the winter months, […]