Led by David Nguyen '15 as captain, and with members including his Fenn classmates Rob Brower and Mark Morton and Dan Broun '14, the Lexington-based robotics team called The Brainstormers was ranked #1 and held the World Record in match score going into the FIRST Tech Challenge division.
Michelle Heaton, a science teacher and coordinator of the service learning program at Fenn, was awarded the inaugural International Boys' School Coalition (IBSC) Research Award in June for an IBSC action research project she completed this spring.
The 87th annual Fenn School graduation exercises on June 10 will be remembered in part for the exquisite weather that provided a backdrop of deep blue skies, frothy white clouds, and early fall-like temperatures.
Most boys love chocolate. But for a project in their sixth grade World Cultures and Geography classes, they not only tasted chocolate made by various companies; they also learned about the growing of cacao beans and the production of chocolate in Africa and about the issues, such as child slavery, that it can involve.
If School President Andrew Metellus could leave a legacy to Fenn, it would be, he said, "that I was nice to everyone." For his Senior Reflection Andrew chose to speak about friendship, and his actions were just as loud as his words.