Leadership

  • Una's Podcast for The Lexington School

    “Una’s WHY” by Head of School Una MacCarthy [Podcast]

      I know how quickly we all move these days and finding the time to read all that we want to read can be a challenge. I really enjoy podcasts […]

  • Keeping it local saves opening day

    Keeping it Local Saves Opening Day [Video]

    After a year of construction, The Lexington School’s brand new, state-of-the-art, 25,000 square foot Academic Center opened its doors ON TIME on August 22nd at 7:30 A.M. to almost 600 […]

  • Final Heads Letter at The Lexington School

    “A Final Heads Letter” by Chuck Baldecchi

    Dear TLS Community,  I have so many wonderful memories of The Lexington School. I have memories of the interview process and the energy and enthusiasm I felt for this school. […]

  • What Chuck Baldecchi has learned from teachers at The Lexington School

    Teachers Have Changed My Life: A Head’s Letter by Chuck Baldecchi

    In my first month on the job fifteen years ago, I met with the “new” faculty for a day of orientation led by Ann Eames, TLS’s legendary English teacher and […]

  • Eunice Beatty is Interim Lower School Head at The Lexington School

    Eunice Beatty is Getting Busy…Again

    Eunice Beatty is busy. She’s been busy being a mom, grandmother, wife, educator, college administrator, counselor, accreditor, board member, community volunteer, and friend to the many who ask for her […]

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    Almost Time for Tim

    Is it possible Tim Alford was bound for The Lexington School? It was just a matter of time? After all, he met Mary Bruce Gray ’99 at the University of the South when she was just a Freshman and he was just a Sophomore, and they’ve been together ever since. After all, he wanted to be a teacher and a leader, circuitously finding his way to independent schools via a variety of other institutions. And after all, Tim happens to love Middle Schoolers.

  • Josephine Abercrombie celebrates her 90th birthday at The Lexington School

    In Gratitude for Josephine Abercrombie by Chuck Baldecchi

    Throughout the school year I have used my monthly Head’s Letter as an opportunity to say thank you and to express my gratitude for this wonderful school community I have […]

  • From Where I Sit at The Lexington School

    “From Where I Sit”: A Head’s Letter by Chuck Baldecchi

    Spin…Spin…Spin…“Mr. Duckie are you in there?” I can still hear the preschool voices followed by the knocking on my door forming a line 20 kids deep. As I would stand […]

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    “Passing the Dad Test,” A September Heads Letter by Chuck Baldecchi

    I have spent the summer thinking about whether there is a difference between a child jumping off a pier into the water for the first time and giving your teenager […]

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    Up a Big Notch: TLS Voyages

    The Instagram feed for Southwest Sequel #SWS18 is a story of courage, resilience, and growth. @tlsvoyages Southwest Sequel in full swing. #SWS18. Between the hashtags and comments from those impressed […]