|Remembering Margaret Lowe, Class of 2012|
This has been a difficult week in the life of the Harpeth Hall community as we mourn the death of Margaret Lowe ’12, a bright spirit who died unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 1, as a result of a brain hemorrhage while on a run at the University of Virginia.
|Celebrating the 150th Anniversary with Convocation|
The 150th year of excellence in girls’ education began this morning with Opening Convocation in the Frances Bond Davis Theatre. The seniors set the tone for the celebratory school year as they paraded into the music from The Lion King. Their theme for the year is Safari Chicks 2-0-1-6.
|Join us for 'EMMA,' a pop musical|
The Harpeth Hall Playmakers and the MBA Players present EMMA, a pop musical on September 2-5 in the Frances Bond Davis Theatre. The play is written by Eric Price and is based on the novel by Jane Austen.
Tickets on sale:
At Harpeth Hall tickets will be sold in Cayce Conference Room
Monday, Aug. 31, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 1, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:30 to 4 p.m.
At MBA tickets will be sold in the atrium outside the Dining Hall in New Wallace
Monday, Aug. 31, 7:30 to 8 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 1, 7:30 to 8 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 2, 7:30 to 8 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
After Opening, tickets will only be sold at the door.
Tickets are $9 for students and $11 for adults in advance.
Cost at the door is $10 for students and $12 for adults.
|StyleBlueprint Showcases 2 Top Swimmers|
Alex Walsh,eighth-grader, and Ella Nelson, ninth-grader, were born just days apart, in late July 2001. A few weeks ago, on the same weekend and at the same swim meet, they both qualified for the Olympic swim trials 2016, which will be held in Omaha, Nebraska, over eight days: June 26-July 3, 2016. Read more at StyleBlueprint
|Institute Inspires Girls To Pursue STEM Fields|
On a Monday morning at the beginning of June, when most high school students on break are sleeping in or going on vacation, a group of girls are designing their own projects in Harpeth Hall’s Design Den. From using fire to bend PVC pipe to printing their designs on the 3-D printer, these girls are trying it all.
|Class of 2015 Ready to take on the World|
“The class of 2015 is a force to be reckoned with, containing within it 96 unique, intelligent, headstrong, unapologetic girls -- a sisterhood bonded by the gift of our education, ready to take on the world. We have sharpened our intelligence and fine-tuned our wit, and we are preparing to storm into battle.” These are the words of Graduation Speaker Leah Portis who began her remarks by reciting a poem written by her great-grandmother, Dorothy Cate Frist, on the occasion of her graduation from Ward-Belmont in 1930.
|Honor Day Celebrates 8th Graders|
Eighty-nine eighth-graders successfully completed the Daugh W. Smith Middle School program at Harpeth Hall and were recognized at Honor Day on May 25, in the Frances Bond Davis Theatre. Honor Day began in 1969 to recognize Harpeth Hall’s first eighth-grade class.
|Step Singing: A Cherished Tradition|
The ringing of the brass bell that hangs beside Souby Hall signaled the procession of the 64th Step Singing ceremony on May 24, in the Ann Teaff Quadrangle on Souby Lawn.