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Choate Admission seeks to improve the Gold Key Tour Program with additional student leaders.

Changes to Gold Key Program Aim to Increase Efficiency and Spirit

November 10, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Gold Key Ambassadors, Choate’s team of tour guides, are often an applicant’s first impression of our school. To prospective students, their tour guide is the face of Choate. A Gold Key member’s presentation of the campus and all it offers can be largely influential in a student’s decision to pursueRead More

Second Annual Sled Hockey Fundraiser

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The second annual sled hockey fundraiser run by Nicole McGuigan ’18 is coming to a speedy approach. The idea was created when she was volunteering for a sled hockey team near her home in Long Island. The goalie got into an accident in a hockey game, losing one of hisRead More

Daily Schedule Adjusted Upon Faculty Request

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On October 6, several adjustments were announced to tweak the nightly routine of the new schedule. This endeavor was spearheaded by Mr. James Stanley, Dean of Students, in collaboration with a committee of faculty. Concerns had arisen among the faculty about some aspects of the new schedule, which were recentlyRead More

Choate Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

National Hispanic Heritage Month, which lasted from September 15 to October 15, ended this past Sunday. The purpose of Hispanic Heritage Month is to recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latinx Americans to the group’s heritage and culture. HLF, Choate’s Hispanic Latinx Forum, worked with the school to make thisRead More

Students can now build and launch model rockets with the Choate Rocketry Club.

Students Launch Rocketry Club

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

New juniors Aris Tambakis ’19 and Jack Smoot ’19 have started the Choate Rocketry Club, wasting no time getting involved in the Choate community. The Choate Rocketry Club strives to teach others about model rockets, learn how to create them, and to use these creations to participate in model rocketRead More

Students enjoy drawing outside during Wellness Day.

Students and Faculty Participate in Mandated Wellness Day

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The Choate community spread out across campus to dance, meditate, pet dogs, and play drums for seventy minutes last Tuesday afternoon. October 10 was All School Wellness Day, when students and some faculty gathered in different locations to participate in many varieties of wellness-promoting activities. Options for wellness activities forRead More

Choate Hosts Successful Community Service Day

Choate Hosts Successful Community Service Day

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

More than 1000 members of the Choate community gathered this past Friday to assist the Red Cross in helping those in need. For the past several years, Choate has teamed up with the Red Cross Organization to help with both big and small tasks. After packing 16,000 toiletry kits, sortingRead More

Information Technology Services Closes Annex

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

After ten years of assisting students in the basement of Hill House, the Information Technology Services (ITS) Annex, a place where students could go  for quick help with their devices, closed on Monday, October 9.  This change was instituted because of better technology, the re-structuring of campus, and the changeRead More

Yockey Qualifies for Debate World Championships

Yockey Qualifies for Debate World Championships

October 20, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Charlie Yockey ’19 recently qualified for this year’s World Individual Debate and Public Speaking Tournament in Cape Town, South Africa. Yockey said, “I have sort of a combative personality,” which he has used to his advantage as a prominent member of Choate’s Debate Team. During the school year, Yockey participatesRead More