School News
Browning Announces Strategic Plan for 2018 - 2023

The Browning School is pleased to share its five-year Strategic Plan representing more than a year of work by a dedicated group of trustees, teachers, administrators, parents, students and valued advisors. Please click here to learn more and read “A Bold Vision for Browning.”

2018 Fall Athletics Wrap-up

Our fall athletes showed Browning "grytte" and determination in a season that saw the debut of the 5-6 competitive soccer team, strong performances from the 7-8 team, and a first place finish by Cross Country co-captain Ryan Eagan '20 at the NYCAL Championships. Congratulations to all the Browning sports teams on a great season! 

View photos and details from our coaches for Varsity SoccerVarsity Cross Country, Middle School Cross CountryJV Soccer7th and 8th Grade Soccer and 5th and 6th Grade Soccer.

Magical Mystic Sets Scene for Study of Colonial Seafarers

The fifth grade class spent time learning more about how colonial America’s seafaring past shaped life today when they took a recent overnight trip to Mystic, Conn. This annual event started with a visit to Mystic Seaport, a maritime museum that has been painstakingly preserved from its days as a whaling port in the 1800s. The boys also visited the Mystic Aquarium and The Mashantucket Pequot Museum, taking in details of tools, practices and social structures that will inform their social studies curriculum at Browning. Read more.

Browning's 25th Anniversary College Trip

Each fall for the last 25 years, Forms V and VI students visit six to eight campuses in order to experience and learn about different types of colleges and universities. This year our boys visited Vassar College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Boston College, Boston University, Harvard University, Tufts University, Amherst College and University of Massachusetts Amherst. Click here to view photos.

Lower School Boys Learn More About NYC “First Responders”

The September 14 Lower School assembly was an exciting one for the boys. Three guests representing the “first responders” who serve the city – police officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) – were on hand to discuss their careers and present a wealth of information on exactly what each does. With “character” an essential component of a Browning education, these speakers exemplified the ways in which this trait emerges through the work they do in the community. Occurring just days after the anniversary of 9-11, the assembly emphasized the importance of our first responders and the daily risks they take to save the lives of others. Read more.

Browning’s 130th Year Begins with Opening Assembly

As is tradition, the entire school community, including faculty, staff and Browning boys in Grade One through Form VI, assembled in Christ Church for Opening Assembly on September 5. This year a new tradition began with each Form VI boy and each first grader entering the church together in groups of two to take their seats. Read more.

Browning Class of 2018 Receives Diplomas

The Class of 2018 received their diplomas during graduation exercises on June 13 at Christ Church with families and the entire school community present to celebrate their success. Head of School John M. Botti, President of the Board of Trustees Valda M. Witt, and Head of Upper School James E. Reynolds presided over the awarding of the diplomas. Click here to read details as well as view video and photos.

Search Older Stories: