On Connection

By Craig Gemmell Head of School First community dinner Thursday night was a sight to behold. Once everyone found their seats, Bret Barnett encouraged kids to put away cell phones and be present. [...]

Two Reasons

By Nancy Hughes English Teacher When our son came to Craig and me last fall and explained that he wanted to come to Brewster Academy for his freshman year, I was initially hesitant. Surprising [...]

Tightening the Net

By Craig Gemmell Head of School Opening weekend at boarding school inspires more emotion than reality TV: joy, despair, stress, enthusiasm, fatigue, amity, enmity. Life’s great drama writ small; [...]