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Internship Program

August 20, 2019

WCDS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM SETS STUDENTS ON PATH Wakefield Country Day School has always strived to help aim its students.  In their final year of high school, each senior is assisted in finding an internship in a field in which they hope Continue Reading

Results Driven

August 20, 2019

A student’s final years in high school can be demanding.  Classes, sports, homework, family and friends — it’s hard to find any time to do much else.  As students approach their last few years in high school, in addition to Continue Reading

Fulbright Scholar

Fulbright Scholar

August 20, 2019

Wakefield’s Carl Liles, 2013, has just been named a 2019 Fulbright Scholar. Fulbright Scholarships support research, study and teaching opportunities in more than 140 countries. The Fulbright Program mission foster’s international good will through the student exchange in the fields Continue Reading

Silver Bell and Jon Lee Memorial Silver Bucket Games

January 4, 2019

The Owls hosted their first Silver Bell Volleyball game pitting the Alumni vs. the current players on December 26th.  The following Alumni participated: Maeve Dale, Anna Clark, Ben Cotter, Woody Hazel, Sarah Hazel, Andrew Kwolek, Hannah Tufts, and Tatumn Vaught. Continue Reading

First Year of College with Lauren Cheetham, WCDS ‘17

October 18, 2018

We like to keep up with our graduates to learn about their first impressions of college. Where are you studying, and how did you choose your school? I just started my second year at the University of Virginia in the Continue Reading

Carl Liles, Leading and Learning

October 12, 2018

In keeping up with the Class of 2013, we recently heard from Carl Liles…in Kyrgyzstan! Carl Liles is currently serving as a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Volunteer at a Russian language secondary school in the southern Kyrgyz Continue Reading

Alumni Win Silver Bucket 2017

January 5, 2018

Annual Silver Bucket Game 12/26/17 WCDS Alumni and current basketball players gathered on December 26th for the annual Jon Lee Memorial Silver Bucket Basketball game honoring the legacy of Wakefield Country Day School’s first basketball coach, Jon Lee.  The game Continue Reading

Alumni Hosted Golf Tournament

September 19, 2017

Join us on Monday, October 21st for the annual WCDS Golf Tournament located at Blue Ridge Shadows Golf Course, Front Royal, VA. Proceeds from the event benefit the Leonard Cowherd Memorial Scholarship Fund  at WCDS. Tee Time:  1:00 pm; registration begins Continue Reading

Will Mullany, Artist and Musician in Residence

September 19, 2017

What has Will Mullany (WCDS ’12) been up to since graduating from the University of Virginia?  Making music, of course! Instrumental rejuvenation: Will Mullany builds a wall of sound at The Bridge

Brittany Kwolek Helps Dedham Update Its Climate Action Plan

September 7, 2017

We love to see our graduates in the news! This article from the Dedham Times features Brittany Kwolek (WCDS ’13) and her research as a Climate Action Data Analyst Fellow.  Great work, Brittany! Sustainability specialist helps to update town’s Climate Continue Reading