Gentleness, Virtue, Sincerity

  Decades of Thacher students have heard the wise words of a humble man. On October 9th, we gathered at Mr. Shagam’s service on the Upper School lawn. This serene outdoor setting seated about 600 people, including students, faculty and alumni. The tent was decorated with his signature hats and scarves. The service started with…

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New Term, New Schedule

Forty minute periods to fifty minute periods.  Six classes per day to five classes per day. Half day Wednesdays. Thacher underwent a massive schedule change over spring break. Now, for the students here, a school day means fewer but longer classes. Most faculty members and the school chair agreed upon this decision in hopes to relieve…

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