Monday, May 23, 2016

US Moving-Up Night: Tuesday, May 24

Parents of rising freshmen and their child are cordially invited to attend the MPH eighth grade moving-up night, held on Tuesday, May 24th from 7:00 – 8:30 pm in the Coville Theatre and Mezzalingua Humanities building. We will introduce some key members of the Upper School team and your child’s advisor for next year.

Below is the agenda for the evening.

7:00 – 7:15 pm Whole group presentation in Coville Theater • John Stegeman, Head of Upper School – introductory remarks • Joy Strickland, Director of Counseling – social and emotional transitions • Don Ridall, Director of Athletics – athletic opportunities and expectations

7:15 – 7:20 pm Transition Time

7:20 – 7:50 pm Breakout Sessions with Advisors in Mezzalingua classrooms:
• Donna Meehan, Hum 3
• Silviana Medina-Dooher, Hum 4
• Sarah Chhablani, Hum 6

Rotating Presentations among Advisory Groups
• John Stegeman, Head of Upper School – academic transition
• Will Cardamone, Director of College Counseling – long-term planning for college
• Alex Leclercq, Dean of Students – attendance, advisory and discipline