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News

  • Closing Exercises Honor the Class of 2021

    On the morning of June 5, the 376th year of The Roxbury Latin School—a year unlike any other—culminated with Closing Exercises and the graduation of the Class of 2021. In a normal year, the intimate ceremony—which includes the seniors, their families, the faculty and trustees—takes place inside Rousmaniere Hall. Due to the spring’s COVID guidelines, […]

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  • A Memorable Prize Day Hall, Honoring The Year’s Award Winners

    On June 4, the Class of 2021 took their rightful seats at the front of “Hall” for the first and last time this school year. Though the seats were on O’Keeffe Field, the stage was the festively adorned staircase outside of the IAF, and the traditional Prize Day Hall songs—Commemoration Hymn, Jerusalem, The Founder’s Song—reverberated […]

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  • Live Music on Campus Again, At Last!

    This week marked a momentous occasion for this singing school: On Thursday, May 20, Roxbury Latin hosted its first live musical performance in 14 months. On a beautiful, sunny evening, outside in the Smith Arts Center Courtyard, guests sat—spread out, in chairs on the lawn—and enjoyed performances by students in Class VI through Class I, […]

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Events

Calendar Committee Meeting
9:00AM
Class Deans Meeting
2:00PM
Leadership Summit
9:00AM
Orientation of new faculty and staff
9:15AM
Curriculum Committee Meeting
2:00PM
Faculty Meetings
8:30AM
Faculty Meetings
8:30AM
Orientation of boys new to the School
2:00PM
SAT I
12:00AM
First Day of Classes; First day of first marking Period
12:00AM
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Headmaster's Welcome

Founded in 1645, Roxbury Latin is the oldest school in continuous existence in North America. For 376 years, we have offered a program explicitly designed for the boys in our care. Our work has been steady and sure. Of Roxbury Latin’s singular qualities, however, none contributes more powerfully to the life of our school than the background and nature of our boys. Whether you are already familiar with Roxbury Latin or new to our community, I invite you to learn more about us.

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