News & Calendar


List of 4 news stories.

  • Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe on April 3

    Join us April 3 for "Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe". The topic for the final forum of the years is:
    "You Are Just Something Left Over From Star Formation. But Don’t Feel Bad About It"
    It could be argued that you will never understand yourself if you don’t understand the universe. And the universe is full of both beautiful and scary things. At least once, something has come roaring out of the skies to reconfigure completely life on earth. So it might be a good idea to study the heavens. If it’s a clear night, we’ll have telescopes outdoors, but one of the many misconceptions about astronomy is that it’s entirely visual. There are blind astronomers and ways to “hear” the stars. One way or another, we’re going to blow your mind.

    Freshly Squeezed is sponsored by Fiduciary Investment Advisors.
  • Global Studies Students Attend UConn Event "Letters to My Palestinian Neighbor"

    by Harrison Richman, University of Hartford Communications Intern
    This month, the upperclassmen will have a big opportunity with global impact. A global studies event held at the University of Connecticut will give the students the
    societal tools they need to understand other cultures as they move into the collegiate world. This Global Studies Event will be a conversation between students and bestselling author/journalist Yossi Klein Halevi, alongside Palestinian authority advisor Ghaith Al-Omari.
  • Skiing Accolade for Gavin B. '23

    Gavin B. '23 has earned a spot to represent the TriState Ski League at the USSA U14 Eastern Championships at Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid on March 16-19. He achieved this accomplishment by skiing to two 3rd place finishes at the TriState Championships at Berkshire East.

  • Photo by Carol Pelkey

    Girls Varsity Basketball Selection Sunday News!

    The Girls Basketball team earned the #3 seed in the Class C New England (NEPSAC) Tournament. The team will face Kimball Union at HOME on Wednesday, 2/27 at 4:00pm.

    Here are the Class C Tournament matchups for the Wednesday, 2/27 Class C Quarter Finals
    #8 Beaver Country Day @ #1 Proctor Academy
    #7 Dexter Southfield School @ #2 Bradford Christian Academy
    #6 Kimball Union Academy @ #3 Watkinson School
    #5 Ethel Walker School @ #4 Wilbraham & Monson Academy


Perhaps the best Watkinson tradition ever. #seniorquilt #classof2016 #happygraduation

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