Proctor to Host Special Olympics Event

By Scott Allenby
Proctor to Host Special Olympics Event

  For the past three years, Proctor has joined together with the local Andover Community, Special Olympics and law enforcement agencies to host the Rail Trail Rally to benefit Special Olympics New Hampshire. While this event has been a huge success each year, on October 7, Proctor and Special Olympics New Hampshire will host a […]

Proctor Academy Fall Athletic Schedules Published

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy

Proctor Academy’s athletic department has published the Fall Term athletic schedules to its Web site: www.proctoracademy.org/Page/On-Campus/Athletics. Community residents are encouraged to attend athletic contests at Proctor free of charge. Be sure to come out and support Proctor Athletics and all of your Andover athletes in action this fall! Proctor Academy Home Varsity Athletic Schedule – […]

Proctor Welcomes Nine New Faculty Members for 2017-‘18 School Year

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy

Each year, Proctor welcomes new faculty and staff to the community. With the retirement of longtime faculty members Brenda Godwin, Laurie Zimmerman, and Phil Goodnow at the end of the 2016-‘17 school year, and the departure of five other teachers, Proctor welcomes nine new faculty members to the classroom this year. As you see each […]

Local Proctor Students to Study Off-Campus

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy

More than 75% of Proctor students take part in at least one of the school’s term-long study abroad programs around the globe. This fall, Andover’s Rowan Rowley ‘19 will help crew the 130 foot Schooner Roseway along the eastern seaboard on Ocean Classroom. The twenty-two member student crew (which also includes locals Kai Pilla ‘19, […]

Proctor Welcomes 127 New Students

Including 7 Andover Residents

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy

Proctor Academy once again saw a record number of applications for the 2017-2018 school year as its Admissions Team enrolled 127 new students. Proctor’s educational model focused on experiential learning, extensive athletic and art offerings, an integrated Learning Skills program, and five term-long off-campus programs continues to draw families from around the country (and globe), […]

Proctor Academy Summer Service Trips

By Scott Allenby
Proctor Academy Summer Service Trips

Each summer, Proctor Academy offers two Summer Service Trips during the months of June and July to students and faculty/staff. The first trip saw 14 students and three faculty members travel to Guatemala where the group worked alongside Lemonade International in La Limonade (the largest slum in Central America) for one week before living and […]

Building Initiatives Continue in The Campaign for Proctor

By Scott Allenby
Building Initiatives Continue in The Campaign for Proctor

  Proctor’s brand new, net-zero ready dining facility, the Brown Dining Commons, opened its doors in September 2016, followed by a new dormitory on the west end of campus in December. These buildings represent the first two completed projects in a $30 million capital campaign to address Proctor’s aging infrastructure and learning spaces. Earlier this […]

Andover’s Laurie Zimmerman, Susan Currier, and Brenda Godwin Retire from Proctor Academy

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Andover’s Laurie Zimmerman, Susan Currier, and Brenda Godwin Retire from Proctor Academy

Each year, the Proctor community bids farewell to retiring faculty and staff. This June, Susan Currier answered her final phone calls and emails from needing her technology assistance, and Brenda Godwin, Laurie Zimmerman, and Phil Goodnow taught their last classes, coached their final games, and said a final goodbye to their advisees during the last […]

Andover Residents Honored at Proctor Academy’s 169th Commencement

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Andover Residents Honored at Proctor Academy’s 169th Commencement

During Proctor Academy’s 169th Commencement Ceremony and Senior Dinner Awards Celebration, a number of Andover residents earned recognition, including three faculty and staff members. Congratulations to each of the following individuals for their outstanding contributions to the Proctor community! Class of 2017 Award Recipients:   Kevin Barry ‘17         Robert Wilson Award for Contributions to Proctor’s […]