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Commencement Speaker Maura Healey, Massachusetts Attorney General Inspires Concord Academy Class of 2017

June 05, 2017

The skies were bright on June 2 for Concord Academy’s 95th Commencement exercise. The class of 2017 and their families listened to many words of reflection, celebration, and encouragement, while the values of the community took pride of place in the Commencement address from Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. The message was clear: The future is bright in the hands of this generation.

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Convocation Remarks Focus on Individuality and Community to Open Concord Academy’s 96th School Year

September 6, 2017

On the first day of the 2017–18 academic year, the Elizabeth B. Hall Chapel at Concord Academy resounded with a familiar and energizing patter of conversation while students, faculty, and staff took their places and Katie Painter ’19 played a piano prelude. When the Convocation program began, themes of individuality and community dominated the speakers’ addresses — about the promise of new beginnings, opportunities for individualized learning, CA’s guiding principle of common trust, and the importance of friendship.

Rick Hardy Chapel, September 2017

September 6, 2017

On September 6, 2017, Rick Hardy, Head of School, gave the opening Chapel Talk to start the year. Here is a copy of his remarks.

Welcome Back to CA for the 2017-18 School Year!

August 23, 2017

Welcome back to CA! Wherever you were, we hope you had a fun, relaxing, and safe summer. Below, please find links to letters which offer introductions and schedules that will help you prepare for the 2017-18 school year.

Commencement Speaker Maura Healey, Massachusetts Attorney General, Inspires Concord Academy Class of 2017

June 5, 2017

The skies were bright on June 2 for Concord Academy’s 95th Commencement exercise. The class of 2017 and their families listened to many words of reflection, celebration, and encouragement, while the values of the community took pride of place in the Commencement address from Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. The message was clear: The future is bright in the hands of this generation.

Portraits of the Class of 2017: A Senior Project by Nina He ’17

June 1, 2017

For her senior project, Nina He ’17 painted acrylic-on-canvas portraits of each of the 97 members of the class of 2017. She has donated them to Concord Academy. Watch her at work in this video.

Spring Semester Student Art Show Photo Gallery

May 30, 2017

The Spring Semester Student Art Show is on display in the MAC through the end of the year. Each student enrolled in a spring semester visual arts course has a piece on display in the show. The drawing, painting, fibers, ceramics, printmaking, photography, fashion design, and architecture courses are featured. View our complete photo gallery of the artwork.

Have Camera, Will Shoot: 2016–17 Hall Fellow Eleanor Bingham Miller ’64

May 19, 2017

“Path? There was no path,” says Eleanor Bingham Miller ’64, and laughs, when asked how she ended up in documentary filmmaking. When she graduated from Concord Academy, the medium she loved, television, was dominated by the studio system, and by men. So it was a chance encounter with a new technology, a small, portable video camera — the Sony Portapak — along with an irreverent inclination, that launched her career as a pioneering videographer and documentary producer in the early 1970s.

Spring Film Assembly, May 24

May 6, 2017

Parents are welcome to attend the all-community assembly on Wednesday, May 24, at 2:25 p.m. in the P.A.C. to view some of the works made during the spring semester by CA filmmakers.

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