Celebration of 50 Years of Integration

Austin de la Torre ’20 This past Thursday athletics were cut short and the Woodberry community gathered to celebrate fifty years as an integrated school. The evening began with a keynote address from Dr. Edward L. Ayers who is a professor at the University of Richmond and an […]

Environmental History Class Visits Monticello and Montpellier

JD Diefenbach ’19 Last Friday Mr. LaVoie’s Environmental class spent the day at Monticello and Montpelier. Currently, we are studying the effects of nature in American History and the relationship between nature and our founding fathers. The third President of the United States, Thomas Jefferson, designed Monticello, which […]

Woodberry Hosts Mid-Atlantic Squash Tournament

Charles Innes ’22 Woodberry’s Varsity Squash hosted five teams at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Squash Tournament this past Saturday.  St. Anne’s Belfield, St. Christophers, Potomac High School, Episcopal High School, and Wakefield School all attended.   The tournament began bright and early Saturday morning.  After cancellations by Mercersburg Academy […]

The Varsity Athlete Waiting Exemption

Henry Singleton ’19 It is a well established practice at Woodberry that varsity athletes are not required to participate in the seated meal waiting rotation.  Without the varsity exemption, only sixth form students are excused from waiting, while third, fourth, and fifth formers wait a decreasing number of […]