Senior Linden Patterson and her love-ALL organization that provides tennis gear to underserved communities were featured on CBS Weekend News. Linden will be playing tennis at Davidson College next year. Way to go, Linden!
Congratulations to eighth-graders Mary Lin Beaver, Blake Anderson, Ava Wilson and Jonah Douglas for their winning entries in the 2021 River of Words Environmental Art & Poetry Project. Click “Read More” to learn about the contest.
Alex and Ralph Grand'Pierre not only have the Olympic dream of swimming for Haiti, but are also spending time with the children in their parents' home country teaching them how to swim and enjoy their time in the water.
Walker’s Upper School Honor System is core to students’ high school experience. It is why you won’t find locks on lockers, why students feel at ease leaving their backpacks unsupervised outside the cafeteria while they eat lunch and most of all, why teachers trust students to work independently.
Devondra McMillan will be closer to her family and feels like she’s coming home to Walker. “The interview process at Walker made it really clear that it’s a tight-knit community and that it feels very much like a family,” she said.
This spring and summer, along with the closure of many schools and businesses, COVID-19 forced many food pantries in Marietta to temporarily shut down because they use school facilities. The Marietta Food Pantry, however, remained open because it was separate from school.