Category Archives: alumni

Harvest Supper on Friday

McGuffey’s annual Harvest Supper is this Friday, October 21, from 5:30-7:30pm. Please bring a dish to share and we will have cards to help you label items that are gluten-free, nut-free, etc. Please keep in mind that we have a few … Continue reading

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Annual Giving Campaign

December 2015 Dear Families and Friends of McGuffey, It is with great pleasure that Janet and I write to you about the continuing success of McGuffey, thirty-two years after its founding as the McGuffey Foundation School. We are also writing to … Continue reading

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McGuffey alum one of two Talawanda National Merit Scholars

Congratulations to McGuffey alumnus Devra Katz Levy who is one of two Talawanda High School students who placed among 16,000 students nationwide as Semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Devra will have the opportunity to continue along with academically talented high … Continue reading

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Ben

Today was Ben’s last day with us. Tomorrow he will board a plane to New York City with a few suitcases to start an internship at Global Health Corps. Global Health Corps works on issues of healthy equity, an area … Continue reading

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A Letter from Ben Schwarz

December 2013 Dear Families and Friends of McGuffey, As a McGuffey student, my childhood years were filled with a love of learning that has resonated in my life everyday since I left this wonderful place. There is no doubt in … Continue reading

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Where are they now?

I recently received the following about Thea Bartlett (my niece) and wanted to share with you how she is using all that math and science that she learned to love while at McGuffey.  This was taken from the Eckerd College … Continue reading

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Happy 30th Anniversary McGuffey!

This week McGuffey celebrates its 30th year of welcoming students and families back from summer vacation. I can only imagine the excitement that the founding staff and families had on that first year of school in 1983. Several of those … Continue reading

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Congratulations to our alums on the honor roll

We would like to extend congratulations to our alums that recently made the honor roll at Talawanda High School and other area schools. Last term, 76% of the McGuffey graduates currently in high school were on the honor roll! Congratulations … Continue reading

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Josh Haag makes robots do cool things!

McGuffey Alumni Josh Haag Stopped by to say hello and to share videos of the industrial automated robotics he’s been working on. It fun to know that our kids can go from drawing robots to designing ways to use them in … Continue reading

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Model UN

The upper unit attended the Ohio Junior Model United Nations over the past few days. Representing the country of Morocco, they proposed the implementation of a food program to help support families and education. The resolution won Outstanding Resolution and … Continue reading

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