INNOVATIVE TEACHING AT ITS BEST

Congratulations to Van Metcalf, who was awarded the 2015 Arditti Fellowship on Saturday, October 24, 2015. This endowed fellowship honors a member of our faculty for “teaching excellence”. The Arditti Fellowship award was established in 2000 by Edward Arditti ’51 and his son Ted ’94 as a way to honor our teachers for their distinguished […]

WE’RE ROLLING OUT THE BLUE CARPET

Trinity-Pawling is on the move! Headmaster Bill Taylor and Jennifer Taylor’s first year is off to a GREAT start! In the coming months, we’ll be gathering around the country to celebrate who we are and where we’re headed together. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating the brotherhood and welcoming Headmaster Bill Taylor and Jennifer […]

PREFECTS READY TO SERVE AND LEAD

Leadership is an art, not a science, and the senior prefects elected in late May assume a job that has no user’s manual. They quickly learn to serve as advocates, ambassadors, and big brothers. Headmaster Bill Taylor has given each prefect a specific area of the School to oversee based on their existing talents and […]

BILL’S BLOG

Trinity-Pawling is moving forward. As we continue to respond to changes occurring on the educational landscape, specific focus is being directed toward project-based learning and ways that we can incorporate more innovation into our curriculum. The School will be focusing on inquiry-based learning, experiential education and teaching entrepreneurial skills. Headmaster Bill Taylor will be sharing […]

TRINITY-PAWLING FUND

Jeff Thompson ’17 knows first-hand about the power of effort and determination. “I’ve learned those lessons here at T-P,” he says. In the classroom, he’s found individualized attention, challenge, and support to thrive. Through football, track, and especially wrestling, he’s come into his own as an athlete. In his spare time, he reaches out to […]

NICK YAWMAN ’14: BATTING 1000

Nick Yawman ’14 of Sleepy Hollow, NY, arrived at Trinity-Pawling as a junior unsure of what to expect. Yet in two years, Nick quickly found a place where he felt at home, and tried things he had never done before. He was presented with the Wells Award at graduation — awarded to the student who […]

MOVING UP – COMING HOME

  It’s all about family: in mid June, Rob Hutchison ’03 was tapped to serve as head coach of men’s hockey at Skidmore College. A few weeks later, Bobby Ferraris ’93 signed on as Trinity-Pawling’s head hockey coach and associate director of admission. Both had spent a postgraduate year at T-P followed by highly successful […]

EMBRACING CULTURE

Ask not “Where do you come from?” Rather, ask “Where are you a local?” As International Student Coordinator, Mark Corliss is charged with helping our global students make the culture of Trinity-Pawling School be local – the place where their history, their story, their present struggles and triumphs, and their future become home. What does […]

CLIMB HIGHER

Since 1990, when alumni reminisce about the good ol’ days at Trinity-Pawling, their conversations invariably turn to their meaningful experience on the “Ropes Course” — two days and a night spent in the woods in the spring of their junior year. An experiential-learning vehicle, the ropes course aims to provide rising seniors with the tools […]

COME VISIT!

At Trinity-Pawling, we see just how deep your potential goes. We will help you turn promise into achievement, hard work into results. Along the way, you’ll discover greatness that takes many forms. A breakthrough English paper. An act of friendship. A single, perfect game. It’s all about discovering your talents, and putting them into action […]

RISING TO THE CHALLENGE

Henry B. duPont’s 1000 Donor Challenge inspired 1187 gifts from Trinity-Pawling’s alumni, parents and friends. Battling it out for the title of Highest Number of Donors in a Class, ’90 and ’88 found themselves, through mutual enthusiasm, competing until the final minutes for victory and bragging rights. The Class of ’90 ultimately prevailed, but the […]

SAVE THE DATE

Parents’ Weekend is just around the corner, and we’re excited to have you join us! Highlights will include: an address by Headmaster Bill Taylor – Mindset, Honor, and Effort: The Trinity-Pawling Transformation; performances from The Trinitones, Jazz Band, and Drama Club; Parent Teacher conferences, PRIDE Parents’ Association volunteer training; athletic matches; and a tailgate dinner. […]

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS

We say “Effort System,” but it’s really an ethos. On campus and around the world, Trinity-Pawling celebrates giving your all – any time, any place you can. At events across the country this year, we’ll celebrate the 45th anniversary of this distinctive program, and how it’s shaped the lives of alumni from countless professions and […]