In addition to the All-School Read, Middlesex students will be diving into a wide array of literature this summer. Here are the summer reading assignments by class:
Incoming Freshmen (Class IV)
The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros
Though the rainy Memorial Day weather caused Middlesex School’s graduation to be held indoors, the class of 2016 nonetheless followed one tradition as best they could; pairing up and forming a long line, they departed from the Chapel and made their way to the ceremony.
This spring, Alex Banay concluded a 40-year tenure in which she served as the Head of the Classics Department, Dean of Faculty, and Senior Master. In her graduation remarks, Head of School Kathy Giles thanked Mrs. Banay for her remarkable career at Middlesex:
This spring, Carmen Beaton retired after serving Middlesex for 28-years in both the Dean of Students' Office and the Spanish Department. At commencement, Head of School Kathy Giles reflected on Mrs. Beaton's immeasurable impact on the School:
At our annual Prize Day ceremony, we honor the artistic, athletic, scholarly, and community-building achievements and efforts of our students. For a full list of award recipients from the May 29, 2016 Prize Day ceremony, click here.
The Concord Cheese Shop has long been a favorite lunch destination for Middlesex students, but this spring the town institutions strengthened ties further by teaming up for an innovative marketing project. Cheese Shop owner Peter Lovis had been looking to refresh his promotional materials for the store’s monthly Cheese Lovers Club, so he turned to a team of graphic designers just down Lowell Road: The Middlesex Printmaking and Graphic Design class.