Evan Glenn ’19- Humans of Thacher

As second of three brothers, Evan Glenn ‘19 always felt like the odd one out. Instead of pursuing art, poetry or history, Evan always knew he wanted to reach for the stars and become an astronaut. Growing up in the quiet Boston suburb of Westwood, MA, Evan describes a rather peaceful childhood in a town … Continue reading Evan Glenn ’19- Humans of Thacher

Come for the Cookies, Stay for the Company

The warm aroma of fresh-out-of-the-oven chocolate chip cookies, passionate cheering for the fierce opponents of a ping-pong match, and the muffled chatter of friends are just a few things you are bound to find at Open Home. Governor’s Academy is the only other school in the country can boast the fact that the headmaster’s home … Continue reading Come for the Cookies, Stay for the Company

Go Team!: A Look Into Thacher’s Sports Requirement

      The sports requirement, similar to other Thacher programs, is quite unique to the School. During the freshman year, students can choose to play team sports during two afternoons but must also ride five days per week. After the horse riding requirement, students are required to play a team sport for at least … Continue reading Go Team!: A Look Into Thacher’s Sports Requirement