Landmark High School students won a total of 30 awards at the regional level of the 2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Five students won the Gold Key Award, five the Silver Key, and 13 students earned a total of 20 Honorable Mentions. (See below for a full list.)
"This year students from all classes and media were recognized with Scholastic Art Awards, including Foundations, Photography, Ceramics, Drawing, Graphic Design, Printmaking, and Portfolio. This also means that each of our five... Read More
For Valentine's Day, a group of Landmark High School students visited the Veteran's Hospital in Bedford to participate in their Recognition Day—a day when special attention is given to the elderly veterans living or being treated at the hospital. Students made Valentine's Day cards for the veterans and also gave them balloons. Students met the New England Patriots’ mascot and a few Patriots cheerleaders. As always, our young people did a fantastic job!
Dozens of Landmark High School students competed in the annual science fair and displayed their ambitious projects for judges and observers on February 14.
Some students proved their hypotheses (rap music helps basketball players sink shots better than country or rock music) while others were surprised by their findings (adults ages 40 and over have better memory than teenagers). Despite the outcomes, the students reported that their projects taught them a thing or two about the scientific... Read More
Each high school sport has a benchmark that athletes strive to attain. Two Landmark High School students reached the standard of excellence in early February.
On February 2 at the Hyde School, Isaiah Castellucci '19 landed his 100th varsity wrestling win. Isaiah was honored with a plaque on February 6, and his brother and fellow wrestler, Josiah '21, shared a few words to mark the occasion.
"Throughout the eight years my brother and I have wrestled, I have seen him through his ups and... Read More
By Isabella Combs, communications intern
Gillian, a Landmark School senior and day student from Rowley, Mass., organized a performing arts fundraiser for Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH), which means our "little brothers and sisters" in Spanish. NPH is an organization with 11 orphanages in nine different Latin American countries. The fundraiser, the second annual, took place in December at the Landmark School Performing Arts Center.
Singers, poets, bands, and other performers from not only... Read More
By Greta Wright 20’
From my first year as an eighth grader at Landmark High School, athletics has been a huge part of my school experience; the creation of the Student Athletic Council is an extension of my desire to continue to participate, enjoy, and succeed in sports.
Over the summer, I was fortunate enough to backpack in Europe with 11 other high school juniors and seniors. These kids were from around the United States and went to all different kinds of schools. During long hikes we... Read More
Photo credit: Paige BottarelliPhotography club, the newest club at Landmark Elementary•Middle School, is the product of a casual conversation between two teachers—and photo enthusiasts. Lauri Johnson and Erin Herzeelle share a love for photography and discussed how they could cultivate a similar passion in their students.
Ms. Herzeelle studied photography and print-making at Wellesley College, and for the past two years, Ms. Johnson has strolled campus with students during milkbreaks and... Read More
Join representatives from Landmark School at the Learning Disabilities Association (LDA) Annual International Conference, February 18–21, 2019, in Fort Worth, Texas.
Stop by our exhibit booth #300 to meet Libby Parker, director of Admission, along with faculty presenters Chris Woodin and Bruce Miller to learn more about Landmark's High School, Elementary•Middle School, and summer programs.
"The Conference was excellent. All the keynote speakers were very inspiring and shared wealth of... Read More
On January 25, the Landmark Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) and the International Group celebrated Landmark's third annual Identity Day, a dress-down fundraiser in which students are encouraged to dress in clothing that represents their identity. Events included a photobooth, rich Belgian waffles provided by Sage Dining Services, and a collaborative "iceberg" project. Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit Outright International and The Trevor Project.
For the iceberg project, students wrote... Read More
In the world of politics, lofty campaign promises are frequently made, but few are actually fulfilled. That's the not the case for members of the 2018–2019 High School Student Council. In campaign speeches delivered in September, Student Council candidates Ethan Kerr '21 and Joseph Membrino '20 pledged to bring a vending machine to campus and Gillian Garvey '19 spoke about wanting to improve and expand the food options at Landmark. The candidates, who were all elected, were responding to... Read More