Mooreland Hill School is hosting an open house for families interested in learning more about our multi-age group program. Please join our K-3 teachers on Wednesday, July 30th from 5-7pm. RSVP by calling (860) 223-6428.
Fourteen Mooreland Hill School students received diplomas in ceremonies at the Mooreland Hill School’s 81st commencement on Wednesday, June 4th.
Kristin Abato – The Masters School, Brendan Elrick – Undecided, Anson Melick – Homeschool
Christopher Boivin – Undecided, Lauren Boucher – Westover School, Annabella Capaccio – Guilford High School, Samuel Casertano – Dublin School, Sophie Gustafson, – The Masters School, Olivia Luppino – Miss Porter’s School, Connor Marshall – Avon Old Farms School, James Matino – Hall High School, Jordan Oberstein – Hebrew High School of New England, Spencer Planco – St. Paul’s Catholic High School, Ryan Smith – Avon Old Farms School
2014 COMMENCEMENT AWARDS AND HONORS
OUTSTANDING STUDENTS in Grades 8 & 9 RECEIVING INDIVIDUAL DISCIPLINE AWARDS:
Art – Sophie Gustafson, Anson Melick, English – Annabella Capaccio, Kristen Abato, History – Olivia Luppino, Brendan Elrick, Latin – Annabella Capaccio, Math – Jordan Oberstein, Brendan Elrick, Science – Connor Marshall, Brendan Elrick, Spanish/French – Annabella Capaccio, Kristin Abato, Music – Annabella Capaccio, Anson Melick
The Margaret Hart Young Scholarship was presented on behalf of the Young Family for effort, growth, character and achievement by Headmaster, Michael D. Dooman ‘78 to Gabrielle Brewer.
Francis A. Cichowski III Memorial Scholarship
The Francis A. Cichowski III Memorial Scholarship was presented for demonstrated substantial academic improvement, sound or improved effort, and growth in character by Headmaster, Michael D. Dooman ‘78 to Kathryn Plourde.
The Citizenship Award, given annually by the Board of Trustees, was presented to Annabella Capaccio in recognition of her achievements in academics, athletics, extracurricular activities and service to the school.
Class of ’82 Spirit Award
The Class of 1982 Spirit Award was presented to Lauren Boucher.
Outstanding Athletes of the Year
Recognized as outstanding athletes for the year were Lauren Boucher and Ryan Smith.
HIGHEST ACADEMIC AVERAGE:
Ninth Grade: Brendan Elrick
Eighth Grade: Annabella Capaccio
Seventh Grade: Lydia Gambacini
Sixth Grade: Natalie Brennan
Photo taken by Richards Studio, Newington CT.
The front office is open from 9-2, Monday through Thursday. Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2nd.
We are now accepting applications for the 2014-15 school year.
Headmaster’s Book Prize, 2006 to the Present
The Headmaster’s Book Prize is presented to each member of the graduating class. As is customary, the Headmaster selects a title that befits the character and experiences of the class. This is done in the hope that the selection will enhance each graduates permanent TACTILE personal library.
2007: The Odyssey by Homer
2008: Einstein’s Dreams by Alan Lightman
2009: This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women, a series of essays collected by Jay Allison
2010: Winnie the Pooh, by A.A. Milne with illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard
2011: Leaves of Grass, by Walt Whitman
2012: The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition, by Caroline Alexander
2013: Fairy Tales of Hermann Hesse – Translated and with an introduction by Jack Zipes
2014: One Hundred Years of Solitude By Gabriel García Mearquez