The Jetsons? No, Our Children!

One of my favorite TV shows when I was a child was The Jetsons, a cartoon show about a family circa 2062 and their daily lives. Watching the family get around “town” in their flying car and seeing their house get cleaned by their robot, Rosey, left me entertained by that possible future. As we know, much of the future that was envisioned in The Jetsons has come to pass. But although...
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4 Ways to Help Your Student Deal With Stress

With first quarter and parent-teacher conferences over, our students can relax more now, right? Well, the truth is, this time of year can be tough. The newness of the start of the school year has passed, our days are getting shorter, and we’re spending more time indoors. This can all lead to increased levels of stress and anxiety, particularly if there are interpersonal relationship issues, stresses related to college admissions...
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Roycemore is seeking host families for new partnership with New Oasis International Education

Roycemore School partners with several international agencies to provide the best opportunities and support to students from other countries who are looking for an excellent American school and cultural experience. The presence of these students has enriched our own school community in many different ways over the last few years, including organizing a fun and educational annual all-school Lunar New Year celebration! Our newest partner is New Oasis International Education,which is committed...
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Congratulations to Our National Merit Semifinalist – Senior Benjamin Hurley!

Congratulations to Roycemore School Senior Benjamin Hurley, who is among the approximately 16,000 national semifinalists announced today by officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for their 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Ben is a Robert Eisner Distinguished Scholar at Roycemore, earning him a full-ride academic scholarship for high school. Established by the late Dr. Robert Eisner and his wife Edith, the Eisner Scholar award is granted to academically gifted students who...
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Be Safe

As we head into the Labor Day weekend, I send my best wishes to you and your family for safe travels (if your plans take you away), and special moments together. In my childhood, Labor Day weekend was always associated with the Jerry Lewis’ Muscular Dystrophy telethon–and the news of his recent passing brought all of those memories back of the incredible and important support that fundraising event meant to...
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Dumbledore’s words to live by, and be your best Griffin self!

Today we began the 102nd school year at Roycemore School and welcomed back our Griffins!! It is great to see them all. The school feels so much better when our students are on campus and we have been eager to have them back. This morning we had our welcome back, all-school assembly that brought students together from all divisions of the school to set a tone for the year. I...
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