News & Events

Junior X-C victorious at Park Invitational

Congratulations to the victorious Roxbury Latin squad that took home the team title at the Park Invitational on 22 October, defeating 15 other teams on the way. Out of 178 runners, all of RL’s harriers finished in the top 100. Daniel Gillis (2nd overall) and Nolan McKenna (3rd overall) won individual medals for their very […]

Art & Tech class visits studio of kinetic artist Anne Lilly

Sue McCrory’s Technology and Art class made a trip to the studio of Somerville-based kinetic artist Anne Lilly on 5 October, whose machined stainless works of sculpture are powerful, elegant, and mesmerizing to behold.   Lilly “uses carefully engineered motion to shift and manipulate our perceptions of time, space and energy. … Employing opposing modalities—analytical […]

Service Drive kicks off

Roxbury Latin kicked off its annual service drive in Hall on Tuesday, 20 October, with the launch of the annual all-School fundraiser and an additional initiative: a Thanksgiving food drive led by Class I. The day before, Classes V and VI spent a service morning doing general maintenance at two sites—Class V to Hale Reservation […]

Sixies cover ground in first month of School

In the short time since the start of term Class VI boys covered a lot of territory. Two field trips—the traditional sixie trip to Beaver Brook and an excursion to the Harvard Museum of Natural History—took them way off campus. The third was a trek in their own back yard: the boys ventured into the […]

High Holy Days Hall: Rabbi Wesley Gardenswartz

The School marked the Jewish High Holy Days in Hall on 10 September. Our guest speaker was Rabbi Wesley Gardenswartz, of Temple Emanuel in Newton, who illuminated the traditions of the Jewish faith surrounding Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.It is Roxbury Latin’s mission to gather all kinds of boys committed to understanding and celebrating differences, […]