Maggie Johndrow ’06 Named to the InvestmentNews 40 Under 40

Magdalena “Maggie” Johndrow, Miss Porter’s School Class of 2006, was recently named by InvestmentNews to a list of 40 young professionals with “tremendous potential in the financial advice industry” who are already “doing remarkable things.” Read on for Maggie’s thoughts as she reflects on her journey to where she’s gotten today! How did your educationContinue reading Maggie Johndrow ’06 Named to the InvestmentNews 40 Under 40

Five tips for a mindful and purposeful school year from Chief Enrollment and Student Affairs Officer Liz Schmitt

Take a deep breath, unclench your fists, laugh a little — you’ve got this! While a new school year can be daunting and you may not be able to control all the events that will happen to you, you can decide not to let them ennoble or diminish you. The journey ahead is an awesomeContinue reading Five tips for a mindful and purposeful school year from Chief Enrollment and Student Affairs Officer Liz Schmitt

Miss Porter’s School’s Theme for 2018-2019: Paying Attention On Purpose

Faculty members are back from summer vacation, the grounds crew is busy readying campus, and our dining hall staff is preparing the first meals of the year — it must be back-to-school season at Miss Porter’s School! As everyone gears up for an amazing 2018-2019 school year, we are focusing our work around this year’sContinue reading Miss Porter’s School’s Theme for 2018-2019: Paying Attention On Purpose

Student Leadership: Sewon L. ’18 is featured as a “Decoder Spotlight”

Miss Porter’s School is always innovating, and we love it when our students are the ones leading the charge! Read on to learn about one senior’s experience bringing an innovative news platform to life. Post by Katherine Brink, Senior Assistant Director of Admission. Sewon L., a senior at Miss Porter’s School, recently led an internationally-broadcastContinue reading Student Leadership: Sewon L. ’18 is featured as a “Decoder Spotlight”

A Porter’s senior thinks back to making her high school decision

Christina T., a current senior, was opening speaker at Miss Porter’s School’s Revisit Day, held April 5. Read on for her remarks. As I think back on the process of my ending up at Porter’s, it’s hard to imagine that I am the same girl who arrived here on campus nearly three years ago. I wasContinue reading A Porter’s senior thinks back to making her high school decision