Category Archives: Admission Blog

Podcast: An Interview with Tim Breen

In this week's podcast, Head of School Tim Breen discusses his background in education, helping students learn, being a parent of a boarding school student and why White Mountain is one of the top New England boarding schools. Click the feature below to hear Tim's interview. Click here to Read More
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White Mountain Admission Climbing to the Top

Last weekend was a big moment in the world of youth rock climbing. All across the country, rock climbing gyms in seventeen different locations hosted the USA Climbing Regional Championships.  On Saturday, December 10th, hundreds of young climbers from all over the nation tested their Read More
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Student Ambassadors: EJ Rimerman ’19

At White Mountain, we care deeply about showcasing the accomplishments of our students here on campus. A few times a month we include some words from our Student Ambassadors – students who make time to help with Admission tours. In this week’s post, our Student Ambassador EJ Read More
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Podcast: New Construction and Education Space

In our latest Podcast, our Head of School Tim Breen discusses the recent construction projects that have happened on campus.  These spaces have redesigned the student experience to promote inquiry and engagement in all areas of study.  Listen to the podcast below to learn more about our Read More
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Student Ambassadors: Julia Bews ’17

At White Mountain, we care deeply about showcasing the accomplishments of our students here on campus. We believe the best way for potential families to learn about a school is to have access to the student experience.  A few times a month we include some words from our Student Read More
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Taking the Next Steps: Interviews, Applications & Financial Aid

We just wrapped up a fantastic Open House weekend at WMS! While the beauty of being a small school is that every visit is individualized, it is really fun to have a large group of future students, current students and faculty/administrators get together and talk about what makes The White Read More
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Student Ambassadors: Cassie Parker ‘17

At White Mountain, we care deeply about showcasing the accomplishments of our students here on campus. We believe the best way for potential families to learn about a school is to have access to the student experience.  A few times a month we include some words from our Student Read More
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Winter is Coming, Autumn is Here: Seasons and Place at White Mountain

This week, the White Mountain community listened to a presentation at morning meeting on TextLess/ Live More - a campaign aimed not only to reduce distracted driving, but also to promote a youth culture with less screen time and more personal, meaningful interaction. This week, we also had Read More
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White Mountain School Field Course Student Photography Winners

Last month’s Field Course classes sent White Mountain students all over New England to learn various, in-depth subjects outside of the formal classroom setting. Some student groups even ventured as far as Arizona and even abroad to Nicaragua to learn site-specific lessons and to gather Read More
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