News & Publications

Our communications vision and mission

The communications office vision is to thoughtfully engage, inform, showcase, intrigue, question, educate, connect, invite, impassion, entertain, and inspire the Haverford community. Our mission is to effectively communicate the stories, events, news, and ideas inspired by the School and its dynamic community.

School publications

Some of our publications are included below. Please feel free to share your feedback – we welcome your letters, calls, and emails. Thanks!

School News

  • Senior Mickey Kober is Main Line Boys Athlete of the Week

    Nov 30, 2015

    By Bruce Adams,
    The 6-foot-1, 215-pound senior linebacker and offensive tackle had a great game against Episcopal Academy, leading the team in tackles as the Fords (10-0) earned their third straight Inter-Ac title. More>

  • Dec. 1: A night of poetry at Ludington Library

    Nov 30, 2015

    The Poetry Clubs of The Haverford School and The Baldwin School are presenting a night of poetry on Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. at Ludington Library in Bryn Mawr. Free admission – hope to see you there! More>

The Big Room Blog

  • Experiential education: Character and Citizenship Day

    Nov 27, 2015
    By Matt Green, Head of Upper School

    In October, Third Formers (ninth graders) were immersed in a day of alternate programming exploring the topic of character and citizenship, an emerging strategic priority at Haverford. I kicked off the day by sharing Marge Piercy’s poem “To Be of Use,” using it as a backdrop to consider the questions, “What are the qualities and behaviors of a person of strong character?” and "What are the qualities and behaviors of a good citizen?"

  • Sawyers, planers, & tree cookies: a trip to the Spacht Sawmill

    Nov 23, 2015
    By Rob Wisniewski, Director of Facilities

    The Upper School Woodworking Arts class took a field trip to Spacht Sawmill in Fairview Village, Pennsylvania. The tour started with some basic facts about forestry, conservation, forest management, and the natural characteristics of trees and wood. Carol and Dave Spacht discussed with the boys old and new sawmill technology and what a sawyer looks for in a tree before cutting it into lumber.


School magazine

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Haverford School Today magazine communicates the stories, events, news, and ideas inspired by The Haverford School and its dynamic community. We invite you to view past issues using the link below. As always, we welcome your feedback any time!

View our magazine archives >



Strategic Vision

Preparing Boys for Life: A Strategic Vision: 2010-2020
The culmination of two years of discussion focused on core values, strategic priorities, and organizational capacities, the Strategic Vision shares the values and skills we believe our boys and young men need to lead productive lives, and outlines our community's best strategic thinking and our vision for Haverford's future. Click the image at left to view the document online or download the PDF below; printed copies are available by request.

Download the Strategic Vision PDF (13.6 MB) >


Admissions viewbook

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Click the image at left to browse our admissions viewbook and learn more about The Haverford School experience.

Learn more about our admissions process >

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125 Years for the Boys

125 Years for the Boys Published in conjunction with the School's 125th anniversary, 125 Years for the Boys: Best Practices from The Haverford School reflects the School's years of concern and commitment to boys' education and serves as a resource guide for everyone who loves and teaches boys. We are proud of our 125+ years of serving the educational needs of boys, and this book celebrates both our unique and distinguished history and our ongoing efforts to become the premier school for boys in the country. Printed copies are available by request.


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Dawn Blake
Media Relations Manager

Jessica Covello
Brand Manager

Emma Hitchcock
Design and Content Manager

Timothy Stay
Director of Marketing and Communications

Jon Stephanik
Project Manager

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