Darren Palmer Trinity-Pawling Class of 2010

Darren Palmer ’10 relies on a cocktail of tenacity and confidence he believes was fostered during his time at Trinity-Pawling. “The mentality of ‘I need to eliminate the things I don’t need to focus on right now’ is a pure representation of determination,” he says. Palmer’s fortitude was put to the test when he broke […]

Brandon Wilson Trinity-Pawling Faculty

“Moving Trinity-Pawling to a new academic schedule was a big job,” begins Brandon Wilson. Over the course of the 2017-2018 School year, a dedicated committee of faculty and staff, appointed by Bill Taylor, worked to strike a balance between tradition and innovation, aiming to create a new academic schedule that would reduce student stress and […]

Nolan Laplante Trinity-Pawling Class of 2019

When Nolan Laplante ’19 tells people he’s from California, many assume he means Los Angeles. But Laplante actually makes his home up in the mountains near Lake Tahoe, surrounded by a veritable wonderland of winter sports. “I’m actually one of the few people you might meet from Northern California who isn’t from San Francisco,” he […]

Dogs of Trinity-Pawling

“When it was finally time for me to produce a video project on my own in Ms. Rafferty’s Filmmaking and Broadcast Journalism class, I knew immediately I wanted to make a video about the dogs of Trinity-Pawling,” said Stephen Perez ’19. Students in the class first learn the basics of digital storytelling by mastering storyboarding, […]

Trinity-Pawling Ropes Course

A Trinity-Pawling education changes everything.   Boys come in with potential and leave with passion, purpose, and a work ethic that will serve them the rest of their lives. They are shaped by the experiences that are distinctly Trinity-Pawling. Every day offers a new lesson in becoming all that they can be. Your gift to […]


Alumni, share your good news with the Trinity-Pawling family! Please send in your Class Notes for the Spring 2019 Trinity-Pawling Magazine. The submission deadline has been extended to January 10, 2019! Have you recently gotten married, entered retirement, welcomed a new baby into the family, embarked on a great trip, received a promotion at work, or won […]

Trinity-Pawling Varsity Basketball

The varsity basketball team started the season with four wins and two losses. Victories came against Westminster, Salisbury, Brunswick, and St. Paul’s. Newcomers Mike Koch ’19, Bryce Nash ’19, Sam Fechner ’20, and Truth Harris ’20 have been the most consistent performers for the Pride thus far. Harris has led the team in scoring in […]

Trinity-Pawling Middle School_Quad

Parents and boys entering grades 7 and 8 are invited to our Middle School Night. Join us on January 15, 2019 at 7:00 PM at Gamage House and hear about how Trinity-Pawling creates experiential learning opportunities that engage boys on a journey of discovery. The Trinity-Pawling Middle School curriculum is built on five themes that […]

Robert M. "Stretch" Gardiner ’40
Robert M. “Stretch” Gardiner ’40

With heavy hearts, we remember and honor Robert M. “Stretch” Gardiner ’40, who passed away on Saturday, November 3, at the age of 95. Stretch’s legacy at Trinity-Pawling is profound. He was a member of the Class of 1940 of the Pawling School and was President of the Board of Trustees of Trinity-Pawling from 1991 […]

Trinity-Pawling Holiday Events

December 4, 2018 — 6:00-8:00 PM Join us for the Boston Holiday Reception at Harvard Club of Boston 374 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA This event is graciously hosted by Peggy and Phil Haughey ’53   December 9, 2018 at 5:00 PM Please join us for Trinity-Pawling’s traditional Candlelight Service at All Saints’ Chapel Reception to follow […]

Trinity-Pawling Joe McElligott

Joe McElligott spent four years at Trinity-Pawling on scholarship. McElligott discovered later that his benefactor was Stretch Gardiner ’40. “If it weren’t for Mr. Gardiner, I never would have been able to complete four years at T-P.” This fall, the Joseph B. McElligott IV ’02 Endowed Scholarship Fund was established, specifically to assist young men […]

Trinity-Pawling Bruce Birns

Bruce Birns ’70 has spent the past 48 years trying to prove to Miles Hubbard that he should have seen more playing time. He recalls his senior year: “1969, all hell was breaking loose with Cambodia, Kent State, Vietnam. My biggest concern? Making varsity basketball. The team was ranked second in the Tri State League […]

Trinity-Pawling Sam Fechner

From hustling on the basketball court to playing an original composition on the piano, Sam Fechner ’20 is a young man of many talents. He is a junior from Hamburg, Germany and in his first year at Trinity-Pawling — a community he cherishes. “Everyone cares about me here. My teachers and friends give me support […]