Five Baldwin School Student-Athletes Commit to Colleges
April 16, 2019 — Five student-athletes from Baldwin School’s Class of 2019 took part in a special spring college commitment ceremony April 8 at the Athletic Center Multipurpose Room. The group announced their decisions and celebrated their commitments in front of over 100 family members, classmates, coaches, faculty and staff. Read more here in PA Prep Live.
Ardmore Rotary Helps A Cappella Teams Raise Thousands for Local Charities
Feb. 1, 2019 — The Rotary Club of Ardmore held its 7th annual A Cappella Sing-off Sunday, January 27, 2019, in the auditorium at Lower Merion High School. The mainstay musical event of the season featured more than a dozen sponsored high school A cappella singing teams. Each team battled for the charities of their choice and they were able to earn a minimum of $500 and as much as $1000 for their charity. Baldwin's B-Flats came in first place in the competition. Read more here from TAPinto.
Baldwin School Joins Statewide Mock Trial Competition
Jan. 30, 2019 — Nearly 300 teams from more than 240 Pennsylvania high schools will compete in district and regional levels of the Statewide Mock Trial Competition sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. And three schools in Bryn Mawr are among those sending teams, including The Baldwin School. Read more here in Patch.
Baldwin’s Megan Cooper Wins Inter-Ac Diving Title
Jan. 29, 2019 — Baldwin School sophomore Megan Cooper captured first place at the Inter-Ac Girls’ Diving Championships Monday at Germantown Academy. This is the first time a Baldwin athlete won the Inter-Ac diving title. Cooper finished with a score of 257.30. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Anya Mostek '22 Named Main Line Athlete of the Week
Jan. 7, 2019 — Anya Mostek, a freshman swimmer, was undefeated in the 100 back, 200 free and 200 IM after the Polar Bears’ first four meets. In Baldwin’s 87-83 win against Agnes Irwin, Mostek finished first in the 200 free and 100 back, and broke the school’s 100 back record held by legendary Baldwin swimmer Valerie Yoshimura since 2012. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Baldwin Welcomes Award-Winning Author Hena Khan
Dec. 12, 2018 — The Baldwin School Library was excited to host award-winning author Hena Khan on December 5. Khan is a Pakistani American Muslim who enjoys writing about her culture and religion. She met with students in PreK – Grade 6 to share her journey as a writer, experience writing and the need for more diverse stories. This event supports Baldwin's commitment to expose students to diverse cultures and perspectives. Read more here from City Suburban News.
Baldwin Holds College Signing Ceremony for Talented Soccer Trio
Nov. 20, 2018 — Varsity soccer players Relly Ladner '19, Natalie Sgro '19 and Gia Vicari '19 announced their college decision at the annual fall athletics commitment ceremony on November 19. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Baldwin School Seniors Honored by National Merit Program
Nov. 7, 2018 — The Baldwin School has announced nine students from its senior class have been recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program. Five Baldwin students have been named semifinalists, and four students have been named commended students in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Read more here from Mainline Media News.
Izzy Antanavicius '22 Is Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Nov. 5, 2018 — Baldwin freshman Izzy Antanavicius '22 posted a 9-1 record (6-0 Inter-Ac) at second singles and won a silver medal at the Inter-Ac Tournament. Baldwin head coach Jeff Sacks said, “Izzy possesses a serve that resembles a Division 1 collegiate serve by its speed." Read more here at PA Prep Live.
Nine Baldwin Seniors Honored by National Merit Program
Oct. 3, 2018 — The Baldwin School is proud to announce that nine students from its senior class have been recognized by the National Merit® Scholarship Program. Five Baldwin students have been named Semifinalists and four students have been named Commended Students in the 2019 63rd annual National Merit® Scholarship Program. Read more here at City Suburban News.
Baldwin Tennis Coach Collects 100th Career Win
Oct. 2, 2018 — On September 28, Varsity Tennis Coach Jeff Sacks earned his 100th career win at Baldwin when his team defeated Inter-Ac foe Academy of Notre Dame 7-0. Pacing the way was Torrie Smith '20 at No. 1 singles with a 6-4 7-5 win. Izzy Antanavicius '22 won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles while Presley Daggett '21 won 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles. Read more here on PA Prep Live.
Lauren Bracken '19 Is Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Sept. 18, 2018 — As a senior defender for Baldwin's Varsity soccer team, Lauren Bracken '19 has played a key role in the team's success this fall so far (four consecutive shutouts, 3-0-1 record as of Sept. 17). Lauren is head of Baldwin's Athletic Association and a member of the Lower Merion Soccer Club Storm Team, which won the 2017 and 2018 Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association State Cup Championship and is the No. 1 ranked club team in state for their age group. Read more here.
Baldwin, Shipley Soccer Squads Renew Neighborhood Rivalry
Sept. 12, 2018 — Learn more about the Baldwin, Shipley soccer rivalry in this article featured on PA Prep Live.
Baldwin School Celebrates 130th Graduating Class
June 14, 2018 — Seventy-one seniors graduated from The Baldwin School as the 130th graduating class Thursday, June 7, at Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church. Read more here in the Main Line Times and in City Suburban News.
Alex Wake Memorial Run/Walk to be Held May 5
April 18, 2018 — The Baldwin School will host its annual Alex Wake ’05 Memorial 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk May 5. Registration and bib pick up begins at 8 a.m. with the run and walk starting at 9 a.m. Read more here from the Main Line Times.
Baldwin Presents "Hairspray"
April 11, 2018 — The Baldwin School's Upper School Maskers Club presents the larger than life musical about love and acceptance, "Hairspray," on April 20 - 22. Read more here in City Suburban News.
"Women on the Rise" Speaker Series With Amanda Steinberg
March 14, 2018 — Baldwin alumna Amanda Steinberg '95, founder of DailyWorth, will speak March 19 at The Baldwin School. Read more here in City Suburban News.
Conestoga Grads Cameron, Beer Named Baldwin School Lacrosse Coaches
March 7, 2018 — The Baldwin School recently announced that it hired Megan Cameron as the new varsity lacrosse head coach, and Jessie Beer as the new assistant varsity lacrosse coach. Both women are graduates of Conestoga High School. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Baldwin’s Middle School Squash Team Wins National Title
Feb. 13, 2018 — Baldwin’s Middle School A team captured the National Middle School Squash championships held at Yale University recently, defeating Sacred Heart 3-2 in the championship final. Read more here from Main Line Times.
Baldwin Basketball Showing Early-Season Promise
Dec. 12, 2017 —Basketball coach Danny Furey couldn’t wait to see how her team would fare against a challenging non-league schedule to open up this season. Read more here on their early-season success.
Pennsylvania Twins Make History, Sign NLI Committing to UVA
Nov. 19, 2017 — Pennsylvania’s Hailey Grace Barnett and Myla Grace Barnett joined the national celebration for soon-to-be collegiate student-athletes, basking in delight having committed to the University of Virginia for rowing and lacrosse. Read more from the Huffington Post.
Baldwin School’s Barnett Twins Savor Special NLI Signing
Nov. 9, 2017 — The Baldwin School’s talented twin sisters Hailey and Myla Barnett received many heartfelt accolades from the more than 100 people in attendance at their National Letter of Intent signing ceremony Wednesday afternoon. Read more on PA Prep Live.
Baldwin to Host Reshma Saujani, Founder of Girls Who Code Dec. 5
Nov. 1, 2017 — The Baldwin School will kick off its 2017-18 “Women on the Rise” speaker series Tuesday, Dec. 5 with Reshma Saujani. The talks, which are free and open to the public, give access to women harnessing their passions and forging new paths. Read more in the Main Line Times.
Baldwin Secures Back-to-Back Victories Against GA and Notre Dame
Oct. 12, 2017 — Baldwin’s squad is currently on a three-game win streak including two vital league wins against Germantown Academy and the Academy of Notre Dame and a non-league victory against the Hill School. Read more at Philly Sports Digest.
Baldwin School Holds Third Annual Golf and Tennis Outing
Oct. 10, 2017 — The Baldwin School held its third annual Golf and Tennis Outing to benefit athletics Oct. 2 at Green Valley Country Club. More than 100 people attended the event that raises funds for Baldwin’s athletics teams and student-athletes. Read more here in the Main Line Times.
Eight Baldwin Seniors Honored by National Merit Program
Oct. 4, 2017 — The Baldwin School is proud to announce that eight students from its senior class have been recognized by the National Merit® Scholarship Program. Read more here in City Suburban News.
Gia Vicari '19 Named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Sept. 25, 2017 — Congratulations to Gia Vicari '19, who's been named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week. Gia is Baldwin’s all-time leading soccer scorer (46 career goals scored as of Monday). Last fall, as a sophomore, she set a Baldwin single-season scoring record (27 goals), led the Polar Bears to their best season in program history (17-7, PAISAA state tournament semifinalist) and received first team All-Inter-Ac and All-Main Line honors. She verbally committed to Georgetown for soccer at the end of her sophomore year. Read more here.
Sara Syed '18 Named Main Line Student of the Week
Sept. 21, 2017 — Congratulations to Sara Syed '18, who's been named Main Line Student of the Week. Sara was invited to sit on the inaugural board of TechGirlz and, after winning a grant from the National Council for Women in Technology, initiated a program to bring technology education to the Overbrook Educational Center called "G.E.T. Coding – Girls Exploring Technology and Coding." She is also co-captain of Baldwin's champion squash team, is head of Lamplighters and edits the annual Spanish language review, El Pimiento. Read more here.
Annie Calabro '18 Is Philafieldhockey Student-Athlete of the Week
Sept. 13, 2017 — Baldwin School senior Annie Calabro is Philafieldhockey.com's Student-Athlete of the Week. Coach Karen Lancaster, in her second season at the helm, couldn’t be more pleased with the effort – and results -- Calabro has put forward. Read more here.
Baldwin, Haverford School and Shipley Unite to Create Kickoff Doubleheader
Sept. 12, 2017 — Since his arrival at Baldwin five years ago, Assistant Athletic Director and head soccer coach Adrian Cox has been thinking of different ways to create special events. Since Haverford School, Shipley School and Baldwin already had each other on their respective soccer schedules, the idea of hosting a doubleheader involving the schools to help build a community feel was proposed. On Sept. 6, that idea became a reality. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Baldwin School Tennis Hopes to Embark on Memorable Season
Sept. 6, 2017 — Click here to read the article from PA Prep Live and learn how Baldwin head coach, Jeff Sacks, is shaping the team for what will hopefully be a memorable season. Torrie Smith '20 credits teamwork and a supportive environment as just some of the reasons why they're ready to take on new challenges.
Three Baldwin Seniors Celebrate College Commitments
April 18, 2017 — Baldwin School celebrated the college commitments of three of its Class of 2017 student-athletes April 11. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
‘Women on Rise’ Speaker Series Features Sarah Robb O’Hagan
April 17, 2017 — The Baldwin School is hosting “Women on the Rise,” a Speaker Series that is free and open to the public. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, Sarah Robb O’Hagan, CEO of FlyWheel Sports Inc. will be the speaker. Read more here from Main Line Times and in City Suburban News.
Baldwin School’s Maskers Club to Present ‘12 Angry Jurors’
April 11, 2017 — The Baldwin School’s theatrical Maskers Club will explore the criminal justice system with their contemporary staging of Reginald Rose’s “12 Angry Jurors” Friday, April 21 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 22 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. with a potential extension date of April 23 at 2 p.m. Read more here from Main Line Times.
Baldwin Receives 2017 Outstanding School Library Individual Award
April 9, 2017 — The Baldwin School's libraries have been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Outstanding School Library Individual Award by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. Read more here from Main Line Times.
Baldwin-Haverford Community Gather for Get-Together
Feb. 28, 2017 — On Saturday, Feb.11, Lower Merion Commissioner Phil Rosenzweig and his wife, Beth Zemble, opened their Bryn Mawr home to guests of the Baldwin-Haverford community, including Head of The Baldwin School Dr. Marisa Porges and The Haverford School’s Headmaster Dr. John Nagl. See photos here from Main Line Times.
Squash Program Wins Three MASA Championships
Feb. 6, 2017 — The Upper School Varsity and Middle School "A" and "B" squash teams each won Mid-Atlantic Squash Association championships over the February 4-5 weekend at host site Episcopal Academy. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Squash is Primed and Set for Nationals
Feb. 3, 2017 — The Baldwin Polar Bears are calm, cool, collected and ready to reclaim their National Title against a familiar foe. The varsity squash team remained undefeated this season winning their 7th Inter-Ac title in the last 8 years and heads to Nationals this coming weekend. Read more here and see videos in Philly Sports Digest.
How Independent Schools Help Build Character
Jan. 31, 2017 — Dr. Marisa Porges, along with other local area heads of school, was interviewed on how independent schools build character in their students in the February issue of County Lines Magazine. Read more here.
Baldwin Retains Middle School National Title
Jan. 30, 2017 — The 2017 U.S. Middle School Team Squash Championships top seed Baldwin School claimed their second national title at Yale University in New Haven, CT. Baldwin entered as the defending girls’ division I champions, and held off a semifinal challenge from seven-time champions Greenwich Academy to reach the final 4-1. In the final, the Bears defeated 2012 finalists Greenwich Country Day School 4-1 to capture their second consecutive national title. Read more here from US Squash.
The Baldwin MS Survivor Challenge
Jan. 18, 2017 — Three days before Winter Break, Baldwin's Middle School girls were encouraged to tap into their creative problem-solving skills to collaborate across grades to tackle four different design challenges. This year, based on the student suggested idea of survival during natural disasters, a group of middle school teachers developed Baldwin’s second all-MS experiential learning experience, “The Baldwin MS Survivor Challenge.” Read more here in City Suburban News.
Baldwin Soccer Featured in Fall Sports Wrap Up
Dec. 30, 2016 — County Lines Magazine wraps up the fall sports season and mentions Baldwin soccer and their record-breaking season. Read more here.
Baldwin School Seniors Dietrich, Wenzinger Sign NLIs
Nov. 15, 2016 — Baldwin School seniors Jennifer Dietrich and Zara Wenzinger signed their NCAA letters of intent in front of a large contingent of family, classmates, faculty/staff, coaches and friends. Read more here from PA Prep Live.
Baldwin Celebrates 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame
Oct. 26, 2016 — The Baldwin School celebrated its 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame on October 13, 2016. Four individuals and one team were recognized for their dedication to athletics and their achievements. The Athletic Hall of Fame celebrates excellence and extraordinary achievement in athletics. Read more here in the Oct. 26, 2016 edition of City Suburban News and read more here from the Main Line Times.
Eliza Thaler '18 Is Main Line Student of the Week
Oct. 24, 2016 — Eliza Thaler, a junior at Baldwin, was named Main Line Student of the Week. Among many other things, Eliza is currently spearheading a new project that she initiated called The Baldwin Review, which is a student-led research journal. Read more here.
Baldwin Maskers Club to Perform "Sister Act"
Oct. 19, 2016 — The Baldwin School will present SISTER ACT, A DIVINE COMEDY in the Simpson Center for the Performing Arts. Performances are Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, November 5 at 2 p.m. City Suburban News promoted the event here.
Francesca Douglas '18 Is Main Line Girls' Athlete of the Week
Oct. 17, 2016 — Congratulations to Francesca Douglas '18, who has been named Main Line Girls' Athlete of the Week. The junior No. 3 singles player was undefeated in her Inter-Ac regular season tennis matches this fall. The Main Line Times and PA Prep Live has the story here.
Twelve Seniors Recognized by National Merit Program
Oct. 12, 2016 — The Baldwin School is proud to announce that 12 students from its senior class have been recognized by the National Merit® Scholarship Program. Six Baldwin students have been named Semifinalists and six students have been named Commended Students in the 2017 62nd annual National Merit® Scholarship Program. City Suburban News covers the story here.
Richard Glanfield Becomes Baldwin School's Director of Squash
Oct. 11, 2016 — The Baldwin School's Associate Squash Professional, Richard Glanfield, will become Director of Squash effective October 17. For the past year, Glanfield has been the Baldwin Middle School A head coach and led the team to win the National Championship. Read more here in The Main Line Times.
Girls' Soccer Continues Unblemished Record Against Agnes Irwin
Sept. 26, 2016 — Baldwin’s soccer program is off to a historic undefeated start to their season. The team, lead by head coach Adrian Cox, has pulled off huge non-league wins ranging from Shipley, to Westtown to Lawrenceville, and more recently, a significant victory over Agnes Irwin. Philly Sports Digest has the story here.
Marisa Porges, Ph.D., Installed as Head of School
Sept. 25, 2016 — Marisa Porges, Ph.D. was officially installed as the eight Head of The Baldwin School on September 9. The Main Line Times has the story here.
Rachel White '18 Is Main Line Girls' Athlete of the Week
Sept. 19, 2016 — Congratulations to Rachel White '18, who has been named Main Line Girls' Athlete of the Week. Rachel plays center midfielder/forward and as of Sept. 19 has four goals and four assists. The Main Line Times and PA Prep Live has the story here.
Dr. Marisa Porges Installed as 8th Head of The Baldwin School
Sept. 14, 2016 — Marisa Porges, Ph.D., was officially installed as the eighth Head of The Baldwin School on Friday, September 9, in front of more than 1,000 students, faculty, staff, trustees, parents, alumnae and other community leaders. Photos and details were published in the September 14 edition of City Suburban News.
Commentary: Don't Just Celebrate the Historic 'Firsts'
Sept. 14, 2016 — In today's Philly.com Opinion section, an article by Dr. Marisa Porges is featured titled "Don't Just Celebrate the Historic 'Firsts.'" Dr. Porges discusses cracking the "so-called" glass ceiling, the struggle for gender parity, the real story in the winding path we took to get here and how far we have still to go.
Baldwin Introduces New Faculty, Staff for 2016-2017
Sept. 4, 2016 — The Baldwin School welcomes 18 new faculty and staff members for the 2016-2017 school year. The Main Line times has the photo and information here.
Dr. Marisa Porges Featured in Main Line Today
Aug. 26, 2016 — Don't miss "Q&A: The Baldwin School’s Marisa Porges," a feature on our new Head of School in the September issue of Main Line Today. Dr. Porges talks about how an all-girls learning environment impacts the students, the role technology plays in modern education and how she will bring her varied and extensive experience into the academic environment, among other issues.
Baldwin's Barnett Twins Double Up on Sports Achievements
Aug. 16, 2016 — Two high school athletes in the Philadelphia area to watch this coming academic year are the multi-talented, fraternal twin sisters Myla and Hailey Grace Barnett from the Baldwin School in Bryn Mawr. The Philadelphia Tribune features them here and the Main Line Times features them here.
Sara Syed '18 Co-Leads Robot Springboard Tech Camp at Drexel
Aug. 12, 2016 — Robot Springboard Tech Camp is a week-long program in Drexel University's College of Computing and Informatics designed to empower Middle School girls in the tech field. The camp was founded four years ago by Baldwin alumnae Hannah and Rachel Tipperman '15, who now attend Brown University. The Tipperman twins have passed the torch to Sara Syed '18 and another high school student. Read more at CBS Philly.
Dr. Marisa Porges Interviewed by the Jewish Exponent
July 13, 2016 — Baldwin's new Head of School Dr. Marisa Porges is featured in "Counterterrorism Expert Becomes Head of School at Baldwin" in the Jewish Exponent. Dr. Porges discusses her interests and background before returning to the Baldwin community.
Marisa Porges Welcomed As Baldwin's New Head of School
July 10, 2016 — The Baldwin School welcomed Marisa Porges, P.h.D., as the eight Head of the 128-year-old all-girls school. Dr. Porges began her tenure Friday, July 1. Read more here in the Main Line Times and here in City Suburban News.
Baldwin Celebrates Its 128th Graduating Class
June 15, 2016 — On Thursday, June 9, 62 seniors graduated from The Baldwin School as the 128th graduating class. These seniors earned 275 acceptances to 136 colleges and universities across 21 states in the US. Read more here at City Suburban News.
Margo Schoenberg '16 Awarded SMU President's Scholarship
June 15, 2016 — Margo Schoenberg ’16 has been awarded the President’s Scholarship from Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, TX. The award is the highest academic merit award given by the University and represents SMU’s highest commitment to attract and serve high-achieving students. Read more here at City Suburban News.
Winning with Technology, Science and Art
May 31, 2016 — County Lines Magazine provides an Academic Round-Up of several local school awards in science, math and the arts. For The Baldwin School, mentioned are Samantha Dewey '16 who won the American Visions Medal for Sculpture at the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, and Margaret Frantz '17 and Hilary Liu '18 who won a Silver Medal for Sculpture and a Gold Medal for Drawing & Illustration, respectively.
Baldwin Track Team Wins Five Medals at States
May 25, 2016 — The Baldwin School track and field team wrapped up a successful spring season by winning medals in five events at the 2016 Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association (PAISAA) State Championship meet May 18 at The Hill School. The highlight of the day was the 4×400 meter relay team bringing home the first place gold medal. Read more here at PA Prep Live.
Eight Baldwin School Student-Athletes Announce College Commitments
May 6, 2016 — Eight Baldwin School student-athletes from the Class of 2016 took part in a special spring college commitment ceremony May 4 in the Athletic Center. The group announced and celebrated their commitments in front of family, friends, coaches, faculty and staff. PA Prep Live has the story here.
Girls' LAX: Second Times a Charm for Baldwin School
May 4, 2016 — The second time proved to be a charm for Baldwin School girls’ lacrosse as they hosted Germantown Academy in a league game. The Bears won 14-12 over the Patriots. Philly Sports Digest has the story here.
Baldwin's Gala a Huge Success
April 20, 2016 — The Baldwin School's Annual Gala is featured in City Suburban News here.
Softball Pitcher Samantha O'Keefe '16 is Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
March 28, 2016 — A first team All-Inter-Ac softball selection last spring, and the Polar Bears' MVP the last two years, Samantha O'Keefe '16 opened Baldwin's 2016 season with a complete-game one-hitter, striking out 13 batters. She's this week's Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week. Read more here.
Baldwin's Sam O'Keefe's 13 Strikeouts Seal 3-1 Victory
March 23, 2016 — Philly Sports Digest published an article about Baldwin's Softball season opener.
Baldwin Partners with H2O for Life
March 9, 2016 — On February 25, Baldwin’s students heard adventurer and safe water advocate, Katie Spotz, talk about her world record-breaking solo row across the Atlantic Ocean. The School has partnered with H2O for Life to bring safe water to a school in Nicaragua. City Suburban News has the story here.
Education Scholar Delivers Talks to Area College, Private School
March 1, 2016 — Philadelphia native and noted scholar, Camika Royal, recently addressed students at both Baldwin and Swarthmore College on the intersections of history and sociological research focused on the experiences of Black educators in the Philadelphia School District. Read more in The Philadelphia Tribune.
Baldwin's Relay Team Wins Medal at Indoor Track State Championships
March 1, 2016 — The Baldwin School 4×400 meter relay team of Myla Barnett, Jennifer Dietrich, Marissa McGarrey and Absara Irgau finished in sixth place at the Pennsylvania Track and Field Coaches Association Indoor State Championships Feb. 28 at Penn State University. The relay team shattered the school record and broke four minutes for the first time ever in school history. Read more at PA Prep Live.
Baldwin School's Marr Sisters Vault to Gymnastic Success
Feb. 26, 2016 — The Baldwin School sister duo of McCaleigh and Campbell Marr have been on a gymnastics journey since early childhood. This winter, the Marr sisters travelled to the West Coast for two prestigious competitions and they have one more regular season meet remaining, the Capitol Cup, in Washington, D.C. on March 5 followed by the Delaware State Championships March 12. Read more about the sisters' success in the Main Line Times.
Baldwin School Second at U.S. Squash Championships
Feb. 16, 2016 — Baldwin’s varsity squash team lost a hard fought match 5-2 against regional rival Greenwich Academy at the Division One girls finals Feb. 14 at the Philadelphia Cricket Club. Greenwich Academy regained the Patterson Cup trophy that Baldwin won in 2015 after the first four of seven matches. Read more at PA Prep Live.
Baldwin School Squash Looking to Send Senior Class Out on High Note
Feb. 4, 2016 — After working hard all summer, Baldwin's squash team entered the year with hopes of sending their seniors off in style. With that thought in mind, their goals for 2016 were clear-cut: Win the Inter-Ac: Check. Win MASA Championship (Mid-Atlantic Squash Association): Check. Two down, one to go. Read more at PA Prep Live.
Baldwin's Dr. Laura Blankenship Featured in County Lines Magazine
Jan. 28, 2016 — In the February issue of County Lines magazine, Dr. Laura Blankenship, Baldwin's Dean of Academic Affairs, is featured in "Cornerstone Skill of the 21st Century" speaking about Baldwin's DREAM Labs®.
Baldwin Middle School Squash Team Wins Girls' National Championship
Jan. 26, 2016 — The Baldwin School Middle School "A" squash team defeated Inter-Ac League rival Episcopal Academy 3-2 Jan. 24 at Yale University to claim the program's first-ever U.S. Middle School Team Squash National Championship.The Main Line Times has the story here.
Baldwin, Haverford School and Agnes Irwin Team Up with Stop Hunger Now
Jan. 21, 2016 — For its Martin Luther King Day of Service, The Baldwin School Middle School community, along with The Haverford School and The Agnes Irwin School middle schools, assembled more than 20,000 meals for people who are impacted by poverty and natural disasters, through the Stop Hunger Now organization. Read more in the Main Line Times.
Alexa Bartels '17 Is Main Line Student of the Week
Jan. 18, 2016 — A junior at Baldwin, Alexa was selected from a competitive pool of young applicants to participate in the exciting new Germination Project this past summer. She also is a leader in Baldwin’s Lamplighter program, on the tennis team, swim team and yearbook staff at Baldwin. Read the full interview in the Main Line Times.
Baldwin Senior Leads USA to Gold Medal at Pan American Maccabi Games
Jan. 5, 2016 — Baldwin School senior Ellie Greenberg, a varsity soccer co-captain and 2015 All-Inter-Ac League and All-Main Line performer, led USA to the gold medal at the Pan American Maccabi Games held Dec. 26 to Jan. 5 in Santiago, Chile. The Main Line Times has the story here.
Baldwin Basketball's Hard Work Pays Off
Dec. 28, 2015 — On Dec. 22, Baldwin's Varsity Basketball program celebrated the program’s first win in school history over Shipley, the two-time defending Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association champions. PA Prep Live has the story here.
Dr. Marisa Porges '96 Named Head of Baldwin School
Dec. 5, 2015 — The Baldwin School Board of Trustees today announced that it selected Marisa Porges, Ph.D., of Washington, DC, to lead the next generation of Baldwin students. Philly.com, City Suburban News and the Main Line Times have the story here.
Danielle Hammond '16 Signs NLI with Virginia Commonwealth
Nov. 20, 2015 — Senior Danielle Hammond signed her National Letter of Intent on November 11 to play basketball at NCAA I Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA. The Main Line Times has the story here.
Eight Baldwin Seniors Recognized by National Merit
Oct. 28, 2015 — City Suburban News featured Baldwin's eight senior students who were recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Program.
Carly McIntosh '18 Named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Oct. 27, 2015 — Congratulations Carly McIntosh '18, who has been named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week. Carly plays center back on Baldwin's Varsity soccer team and is a key reason behind the team's success. The Main Line Times has the article here.
Emma Sass '17 Featured on Fox29
Oct. 23, 2015 — Fox29 High School Athlete of the Week was recently Baldwin's Varsity Tennis player Emma Sass '17. Watch the video here.
Baldwin Soccer Highlighted in Philly Sports Digest
Oct. 23, 2015 — "Baldwin Girls' Varsity Soccer Maintaining a Positive Spirit" in Philly Sports Digest highlights the team's positive energy and team-building year they have had so far under first-year coach Adrian Cox.
Baldwin Golf Outing Is Huge Success
Oct. 21, 2015 — City Suburban News featured a write-up and photos from Baldwin's inaugural golf outing earlier this month.
Sally Powell Featured in MetroKids Article
Oct. 5, 2015 — Sally Powell was recently interviewed for an article titled Meet the Headmasters in the October 2015 issue of MetroKids. The article discusses how private school headmasters see their challenges.
Baldwin Senior Captures Gold at Pan Am Squash Championships
Sept. 22, 2015 — Morgan Steelman '16 recently won the gold medal in mixed doubles and the silver medal in the team competition at the Pan Am Squash Championships in Argentina for Team USA. PA Prep Live has the story here.
Baldwin Welcomes New Faculty and Staff
Sept. 16, 2015 — City Suburban News has a photo and listing of Baldwin's new faculty and staff members.
Emma Sass '17 Named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Sept. 14, 2015 — Congratulations Emma Sass '17, who has been named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week. Saas was a member of the first team All-InterAc girls tennis team last fall and is off to a fast start for the Bears this season. Main Line Times has the story here.
Baldwin Hosts Flatiron Camp
Aug. 5, 2015 — The Flatiron School, the NYC company that runs dev camps for adults, rolled out its program for teens this summer. The camp was hosted at The Baldwin School. Teachers from Flatiron ran the classes, teaching the same curriculum that Flatiron teaches their adult students. Technical.ly has the story here.
Jen Dietrich '17 Named Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
June 2, 2015 — Baldwin School sophomore Jen Dietrich, the first person to win an individual gold medal and state title in Baldwin track and field history when she ran 58.05 in the 400-meter run to capture first place at the Pennsylvania Independent School Athletic Association (PAISAA) Track and Field Championship, is the Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week for June 7.
Baldwin Races at Penn Relays
April 24, 2015 — Baldwin's emerging track program had two relay teams participate in the Penn Relays at University of Pennsylvania's historic Franklin Field on Thursday, April 23. GameTimePA.com has the story here.
Doubleheader Hosted by Baldwin School a Roaring Success
April 21, 2015 — Baldwin's doubleheader lacrosse event with The Haverford School is featured on GameTimePA.com here.
Baldwin Supporters Attend Annual Fundraising Gala
April 21, 2015 — SusanScovill.com captured Baldwin's Fireside Fling with numerous photos. See her gallery here.
Baldwin's Steelman, Mudgil named US Squash All-American
April 17, 2015 — Baldwin School junior Morgan Steelman and sophomore Sumi Mudgil have been named US Squash All-American. Main Line Times has the story here.
Baldwin School to Begin Construction of Performing Arts Center
April 16, 2015 — The Baldwin School is proud to announce it has reached its goal to begin construction on The Simpson Center for the Performing Arts in honor of Lois Goutman. To date, the Baldwin community has raised the $4.2 million needed for the project. The Main Line Times has the full story here.
Empty Bowls Supper Raises More Than $10K for Hunger Relief
Feb. 24, 2015 — More than 450 people attended the Empty Bowls Supper at The Agnes Irwin School on Feb. 22, netting more than $10,000 for hunger relief initiatives. Organized by the student service boards at Agnes Irwin, Haverford and Baldwin, the evening consisted of a soup dinner prepared by students under the direction of Chef Carlo Demarco of 333 Belrose, as well as performances by student a capella groups, raffles and a silent auction. Read more here from the Haverford-Havertown Patch.
Valerie Yoshimura Is Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week
Feb. 22, 2015 — Senior Valerie Yoshimura has had a stellar career as a Baldwin swimmer and is the 2015 Inter-Ac champion in both the 50 yard freestyle and the 100 yard freestyle. She is this week's Main Line Girls Athlete of the Week and featured in the February 22, 2015 edition of the paper.