News

  • Tennis wins 5th consecutive ISL title

    Varsity Tennis 2015 - ISL champs

    RL finished another undefeated season in league matches this season, its fourth in five years and won its fifth consecutive ISL title—an incredible feat considering the level of competition and talent in the league.

    Read More
  • Track & Field wins 5th straight New England title

    RL Track & Field 2015

    The Roxbury Latin Track & Field team won a record 5th-straight New England Championship on Saturday, May 16, defeating its closest competitor, Moses Brown, by 18 points. In a true team effort, RL boys scored in 13 of the 17 events.

    Read More
  • RL enjoys rare chance to play ball at Fenway

    IMG_0965.JPG

    "The last time Roxbury Latin played baseball at Fenway Park, it was a matchup against Nobles, and the year was 1913. More than a century later, Roxbury Latin and St. Mark’s got the once-in-a-lifetime chance to play at Fenway."

    Read More
  • Serving at Haley House

    RL service contingent at Haley House

    Serving meals at Haley House is one of the most satisfying service projects, according to Will Ebben and Jake Rooney, the two Class II boys who are currently at the helm of the effort.

    Read More
  • Reunion 2015

    Reunion_016.jpg

    A perfect spring evening made for a great gathering in the courtyard for cocktails and socializing before the Reunion dinner on Saturday, 9 May. Combined with Friday's alumni program "RL Today," the School welcomed well over 300 alumni and guests to Alma Mater.

    Read More
  • Immigration stories and a visit from City Councilor O'Malley

    IMG_3807.JPG

    Class V boys heard firsthand immigration stories from a student, a faculty member, and a parent on 6 May, and on 7 May City Councilor Matt O’Malley shared his enthusiasm for and insights on Boston city government.

    Read More
  • ECOS tends endangered tree in RL woods

    ECOS students present young American Chestnut deep in RL woods

    Nine boys who are active in ECOS blazed a trail through the RL woods to pay hommage to a lone, small American chestnut tree growing quietly among the plentiful oaks and occasional pines above the campus.

    Read More
  • "A Grand Day Out" for Advanced Physics students

    Adv_Physics__Class_at_Piper_Warrior.JPG

    After choosing aerodynamics as their study topic of choice, Rick Dower's Advanced Physics students spent a perfect May day taking turns at the controls of a 4-seater, single engine Piper, flying the friendly skies between Norwood, Mass., and Smithfield, R.I.

    Read More
  • Reviving the Algonquian tongue

    DSC_3421.jpg

    Jessie Little Doe Baird, Vice Chairwoman of the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and a member and co-founder of the Wampanoag Women’s Medicine Society, discussed her work with the Algonquian language in the Smith Theater on 30 April.

    Read More
  • Bob Powers '66 and sons Mark and Brent '02 discuss military service with Civics students

    Kerry Brennan with Bob ’66, Mark ’02 and Brent ’02 Powers

    Bob Powers '66 and sons Mark and Brent '02 visited the Class V Civics class on April 28 to talk about their own paths to military service.

    Read More
  • Three secrets for Class I and for life

    DSC_2815.jpg

    Ten of the most distinguished scholars of Class I were recognized in the Cum Laude ceremony on 23 April, an annual occasion that honors the life of the mind and affirms that scholarly engagement is at the heart of a good school.

    Read More
  • Latin contest laurels

    CertamenApr11.jpg

    RL's intermediate team enjoyed a first place win at Brookline High School Certamen on 11 April. In the novice division, RL teams took second and third. In the National Latin Exam, 93% of RL test-takers earned Cum Laude or higher.

    Read More
  • Don't miss "PIPPIN": May 1 & 2

    Pippin_image.jpg

    PIPPIN, this spring's RL-Winsor musical production, opens May 1st (through the 2nd)—the inaugural performance on Winsor's new Lubin-O'Donnell Center stage. Curtain is 8pm!

    Read More
  • RL team wins inaugural debate tournament

    Justin Jin II and David McElroy II won the top team award at the first annual Robert H. Gile Tournament of Champions, sponsored by the Debating Association of New England Independent Schools (DANEIS) and held at St. Sebastian’s on April 19.

    Read More
  • Music is all around us

    DSC_2489.jpg

    Since the start of spring term we have been showered with music—starting with A Cappella Fest on April 10 and continuing with a brilliant Recital Hall on the 16th. And more is on the way—so get out your calendars!

    Read More
1 2 3 4 >>

Previous Page