We are pleased to honor Rachel Cross in our Spring Peabody Alumni Spotlight. Rachel graduated from Peabody School in 2013 and her brother, Connor, is currently in the eighth grade at Peabody. Rachel is very excited to be attending Williams College in the fall as she says “in some ways, it is similar to Peabody, with small interactive classes where the professors get to know the students and are dedicated to helping them learn.”
We are pleased to honor Luke Henter in our Winter Peabody Alumni Spotlight. Luke graduated from Peabody School in 2012, and is currently enrolled at Princeton University. Luke’s brother, James, is currently in the Seventh Grade at Peabody. During his time here, Luke gained an appreciation for nurturing his intellectual passions, and has been able to continue developing those interests throughout his educational career.
We are pleased to announce our second Peabody Alumnus of the Month, Sam Rimm-Kaufman. Sam attends Yale University after graduating from Peabody and Charlottesville High School, where he stood out among his peers both academically and socially. Sam embodies our mission and exemplifies the ways in which Peabody prepares students to be life-long learners. At Peabody, Sam fell in love with learning. He approached the curriculum with curiosity and wonder, and had the courage to take intellectual risks.
After graduating from Albemarle High School, I am currently working towards an accelerated (Early Admit) Master of Engineering degree in Computer Science at my alma mater, Cornell University.
My time post-Peabody has been quite the adventure. I graduated in 2001 and moved on to Charlottesville High School, where I quickly got involved in theater, speech, debate, newspaper and quiz bowl, plus occasionally finding a spare minute or two to do my homework.
Pepper graduated from Peabody in 2010 and moved on to boarding school, where she played varsity soccer and tennis and served as editor for the school’s athletic magazine and on the student council. She is now a student at UVA, honing her creative skills and engaging her passion for creative endeavors.
Andreas attends Yale University after graduating from Peabody and Albemarle High School, where he succeeded in a rigorous academic curriculum. During his time at Peabody, Andreas strengthened his love of learning and his confidence in facing intellectual challenges.
As the Peabody community embarks on our 20th year we want to take time to honor some of the outstanding students that made our school what it is today through our Peabody Alumnus of the Month program. Our first honoree is 2010 Peabody Alumna, Emma Kulow. Emma...
Pierce is currently attending West Point where he is set to graduate in 2017, and will start a five year commitment to the Army as an officer.
After graduating from Peabody, I attended Albemarle High School, where I swam on the swim team and played tennis. My last two years, I was captain of the tennis team, including one year when we played through to the State Tournament. I was in the National Honor...