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Image of student Alexander HarrisStudent Spotlight
June 3, 2021

Alexander Harris ’21

Alexander Harris is a senior with a long-standing history as a Knox student. He joined the school community in the seventh grade and each year, has experienced tremendous growth academically…
Student Spotlight
May 21, 2021

Dennis Coticelli ’21

Dennis Coticelli joined The Knox School’s student body as a ninth-grader looking for a college-preparatory education and a chance to grow his athletic prowess. Upon arrival, he made an immediate…
Student Spotlight
May 17, 2021

Zijian (Simon) Ju ’21

Zijian (Simon) Ju is an ambitious young scholar who has shown exponential growth throughout the years, having joined the Knox community as a middle school student. Although the 2020/2021 school…
Student SpotlightUncategorized
March 11, 2021

Richard Schineis ’21

Richard Schineis is an athlete and scholar with ambitions of greatness. Playing the position of Goalie for three seasons on The Knox Falcon’s Varsity Soccer team,  Richard’s impressive roster of…
Faculty Spotlight
June 24, 2021

Donna Pergola

Mrs. Pergola joined by National Honor Society & Student Council President Trevor Hubbard '21 at the 2021 Semper ad Lucem Ceremony. Donna Pergola joined The Knox School’s faculty in 2015…
Image of Art Teacher Andreika Eikerenkoetter-HorneFaculty Spotlight
March 9, 2021

Andreika Eikerenkoetter-Horne

The Knox School is happy to introduce Studio Art Teacher Mrs. Andreika Eikerenkoetter-Horne to the faculty of the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. Mrs.  Eikerenkoetter-Horne brings extensive expertise in…
Image of STEM Teacher Angelo Mauro with two studentsFaculty Spotlight
May 6, 2020

Angelo Mauro

In Angelo Mauro’s second year as a teacher and dorm parent at The Knox School, he has elevated the STEM Program to great heights! This year, due to Mr. Mauro’s…
Image of Arts Teacher Andrew WagnerFaculty Spotlight
April 30, 2020

Andrew Wagner

Andrew Wagner is winding down his second year as the chair of the Visual & Performing Arts Department. Mr. Wagner directs the fall drama production and spring musical, and teaches…
Alumni Spotlight
May 6, 2020

Matthew Rosen, PhD ’88

Professor Matthew Rosen ‘88 is a Harvard physicist and a modern-day tool-builder. His research bridges the spectrum from fundamental physics to applied bio-imaging, and for the last seven years, he…
Alumni Spotlight
September 5, 2019

Chris Strompolos ’89

Chris Strompolos ’89, Entertainment Industry, Los Angeles, California Chris Strompolos was born in Arlington Heights Illinois and grew up in Biloxi, Mississippi. On the Mississippi Gulf Coast from 1982 -…
Alumni Spotlight
September 5, 2019

Millie Chan ’87

Millie’s love for drawing and three-dimensional design led her to a major in Industrial Design at Philadelphia College of the Arts upon her graduation from Knox in 1987. After working…
Alumni Spotlight
September 5, 2019

Miles Chamley-Watson ’08

Miles Chamley-Watson, Class of 2008, is a two-time Olympian foil fencer, competing with Team USA in London in 2012 and Rio in 2016. He was a Bronze Medal Winner with…
Homepage News
July 1, 2021

Knox Athletes Head to Elite Rowing Program

Congratulations are in order for 4 of The Knox School's elite rowers who have earned a spot in the USRowing Olympic Development Program! Aaron Bogart '23 Isabella Halpin '22 Kellyne…
Homepage News
June 23, 2021

Congratulations, Class of 2021!

“The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for all to see by.” – Felix…
Homepage News
June 16, 2021

Academic & Character Awards

Family and friends gathered together in Bancroft Phinney Hall for a socially distanced Academic and Character Awards Ceremony on Friday, June 11, 2021.  It was a great pleasure to honor…
Homepage News
June 16, 2021

COVID Lifts & Art Gallery Shines!

The past week at Knox offered many reasons to celebrate! Our Class of 2021 received their diplomas and started the next chapter of their young adult lives, our eight-graders became…


We have a home beside the shore
A peaceful place for which we’ll yearn
A quiet place to which we’ll turn
In days to come, when time has passed,
But this is not goodbye, for
We have a home beside the shore.