NGWSD 2023

2023 National Girls and Women in Sports Day

The Porter’s community is excited to welcome home ancient Ellie Large ’81 to campus on February 1st, to speak about her journey as a student-athlete. February 1st is also the celebration of National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD).

MPS Students of the AIS Global Experience France 2023

AIS Global Experience: France

Follow the activities and reflections of the Miss Porter’s School students participating in the AIS Global Experience: France trip in Avignon.


Commencement and Graduation 2023

The celebration of the Class of 2022 will be as unique as the students themselves. These 82 amazing young women have weathered many challenges due to COVID-19, and through it all, they have demonstrated their resilience, devotion to each other, and love of school. Please join us in honoring this remarkable class and celebrating their achievements.

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Can high schools help solve the youth mental health crisis?

Article after article documents the ways adolescents are struggling with mental health. Schools are responding, and those that can — like Miss Porter’s —  are adding mental health services and working to integrate social-emotional learning into the curriculum.

Two Questions . . .

Two questions guide my thinking as I lead the academic program at Miss Porter’s School. I believe all well-resourced private schools must find ways to answer them with a “yes” if they truly wish to justify their existence and the privilege that they bestow upon students.  

Visit the Worldwide Sit-Down Dinner 2022 Page

2023 Worldwide Sit-Down Dinner

On Saturday, April 9, Ancients all around the world will reconvene for Miss Porter’s School’s third Worldwide Sit-Down Dinner (WWSDD).