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May 13
2017

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Remembering

As members of our community remember the passing of Annemarie Roeper, I thought I would share a piece I wrote on the one year anniversary of her death in 2013: Last spring Elane and I spent time with Annemarie Roeper … Continue reading

Mar 13
2017

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Administrative Announcement

After completing a national search and seeking the input of The Roeper School community, I am pleased to announce that beginning July 1, 2017, Brian Corley will be our new Middle School Director. Brian joins The Roeper School after serving … Continue reading

Feb 06
2017

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A Timely Event

A community builder, an early childhood visionary, a human rights activist, and a leader in the cause for social justice – these are the people who will be honored at Roeper’s 75th Anniversary Gala Celebration on Friday February 17th at … Continue reading

Jan 17
2017

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MLK Celebration 2017

Good evening and welcome! I want to offer a very special welcome to our guest speaker this evening, Roeper Alum Curtis Scott from the class of 1971.  In a year when we reflect on our origins and our history it … Continue reading

Nov 09
2016

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In the Wake of the News

As each of us reflects on the results of last night’s election and the long and difficult campaign season I know that emotions are running high across our country and within our community. Being in a school for gifted students … Continue reading

Oct 13
2016

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Now More Than Ever

This week I had the privilege of joining members of our community to celebrate Roeper’s 10th year of membership in the National SEED Project.  In its 30th year, SEED, Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity, is a professional development program developed … Continue reading

Aug 23
2016

Back to School Address

Seventy-Five years – that seems like such a long time ago – a lifetime if American actuarial tables are accurate. For our students, even something as simple as considering a date that starts 19-something feels like ancient history, beyond the … Continue reading

Aug 18
2016

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Community Guidelines

Dear Friends, The Roeper School was created in the aftermath of World War II and the Holocaust as a response to prejudice, mistrust, bullying and harassment.  With a core commitment to humanistic values, inclusion, and a dedication to justice instead of … Continue reading