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

The Big Room Blog

  • Thunderbolt Patriot

    Apr 26, 2016
    Bill Farrell Jr. '54

    In his painting "Thunderbolt Patriot," Bill Farrell '54 depicts Capt. Quentin C. Aanenson, 9th Air Force, U.S. Army Air Corps, with the P-47D Thunderbolt. The work hangs in the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. In this blog post, Bill details his inspiration for creating "Thunderbolt Patriot."

  • In 40 minutes we ...

    Apr 18, 2016

    During any given 40 minute class period, our extraordinary educators are teaching incredible lessons. Learning the "eco-nomics" of recycling in first grade, designing mazes in Middle School art, and exploring the trade routes along the Silk Road, our students are engaged in myriad discoveries each and every day. Here are a few highlights from our classrooms on a typical day.


School magazine

HST Summer 2014
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!

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Strategic Vision

Strategic Vision 2015 Progress and the Path Forward:
Strategic Vision: 2010-2020
The culmination of a year and a half of discussion focused on assessing the core values, strategic priorities, and organizational capacities set out in our Strategic Vision document in 2010, Progress and the Path Forward assesses our original strategies, progress to date, and next steps toward institutional growth and improvement. It outlines our community's best strategic thinking and our vision for Haverford's future. Visit to learn more.


Admissions viewbook

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

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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

Jon Stephanik
Project Manager

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