Artwork by Archmere alumnus Monique Rollins '99 will be on display at the Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery at the Delaware College of Art & Design (DCAD), beginning this evening. Monique will exhibit nine works comprised of five new oil paintings, two new acrylic and paper collages, and two charcoal drawings. The exhibit will run Friday, February 21 – Thursday, March 19, 2020, with an Opening Reception on Friday, February 21 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM.
Artwork by Stephanie Welch Silverman '00 has been selected as "Best of the Best" for 2019 by the National Arts Program. Silverman’s piece, a pastel (chalk) drawing on black paper features her daughter, Sophia. Silverman was awarded "Best of Show" in the 2019 State of Delaware Exhibition sponsored by the National Arts Program.
2017 Archmere graduate Catherine Lawless has been named to the University of Delaware's Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester. To meet eligibility requirements for the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a GPA of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale) for the semester. Cat is studying Nursing and will graduate from the University of Delaware in 2021.
A total of 288 soccer teams (113 boys, 175 girls) from throughout the United States have earned the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for exemplary performance in the classroom as a team during the 2018-19 academic year. Among these programs are 30 schools receiving honors for both their boys and girls teams. As a double honoree, Archmere's Boys and Girls 2018/2019 Varsity Soccer Teams are repeat award winners, and the only school in Delaware to have both teams win the award.
Yesterday, 116 senior students spent the day shadowing professionals in a variety of fields for our annual Senior Career Experience Day! We were fortunate to have over 60 different hosts including 16 Archmere Academy alumni and 20 current or past Archmere parents.