New Proctor Students Complete 52nd Wilderness Orientation

Opportunity to learn about independence

By Scott Allenby
New Proctor Students Complete 52nd Wilderness Orientation

From the earliest moments of parenthood, we learn that life will be filled with contradictions of independence. We simultaneously want our children to stay little forever, and we want them to see the world. Competing emotions weave themselves together into an irreplicable sort of love that helps us find a place like Proctor where our […]

Proctor Faculty Experiences Learning Differences Through Simulations

Faculty gained new perspectives and empathy

By Scott Allenby
Proctor Faculty Experiences Learning Differences Through Simulations

When we peel back the layers of Proctor’s educational model – the programs, buildings, and people who make up our community – we find a shared understanding that, at its core, our work is to create, sustain, and teach young people how to live in a meaningful relationship with others.  Recently, two days of faculty […]

Here Comes the Sun: Proctor Continues to Invest in Solar

12 solar arrays will produce over 800 megawatts yearly

By Scott Allenby
Here Comes the Sun: Proctor Continues to Invest in Solar

In the spring of 2012, Josh Norris and Alan McIntyre’s Project Period challenged students to calculate the potential solar production possible on rooftops around campus. The assignment eventually morphed into a larger scale project for a handful of students that would lay the groundwork for Proctor’s first solar array installed on the Wilkins Meeting House […]

September Sees Start of School Year and Getting Acquainted

Mum fundraiser was very successful. 378 sold!

By Stephanie D'Amour
September Sees Start of School Year and Getting Acquainted

The first month of school has flown by already, and what a busy month it has been. The first few weeks of school are all about getting to know each other and the daily routine. The children have enjoyed coming together at circle time where we might sing a name song, have a question of […]