We are very proud of our graduating class this year. They’ve faced the challenges with grace, humor, intelligence, and camaraderie. We wish them all the best and great success in their many future endeavors. Here’s where they’re planning to go next year:
Congratulations to Mattie Vandiver, Class of 2021, and Jin Fernbacher, Class of 2023, prize winners in the 2021 Spencertown Academy Young Writers Contest. Mattie won Third Place in Fiction for a story called “The Science of Friendship.” Judges’ comments included, “Nice characterizations. The author experiments with 2 points of view, to poignant effect. Empathic rendering […]
Malina Jackson and Neasa McAlice, Class of 2023, designed and sewed a dress based on a Greek chiton as a project for Dr. Sagarin’s Ancient History course.
Here are examples of some work from Linda Ripley’s Senior Project in photography. Next year, Linda will attend Parsons School of Design.
Two views of a paper sculpture by Ethan Lin, Class of 2024, from Dr. Brossard’s art class:
BWHS Students in Action organized Black Lives Matter protest in Great Barrington in front of Town Hall May 7, 2021.
Ornithopter, based on a Leonardo da Vinci design, built and flown by Oskar Hurst, Class of 2022, for Dr. Sagarin’s Medieval and Renaissance History course. (In case you can’t see, there’s no propellor–it flies by flapping its wings!)