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This is Pennfield - Click to See Movie

Discover what makes life at The Pennfield School remarkable. To find out more about our preschool (age 3) - 8th grade program, or to schedule a tour, contact Kristin Emory in the admissions office at or call. Financial aid is available to help make Pennfield affordable for all... » read more

Student Athletes Honored

The Lynn Eagles Coaches Cup goes to…Petey Alofsin and Allison Burke. Congratulations to them and to all of our students in grades 4 through 8 who participated in Cross Country, Soccer, Basketball and Lacrosse. After school sports help students develop skills both on and off the field -... » read more

A Pride of Talent in Lion King

Over 40 students in grades 2 through 8 worked together both onstage and behind the scenes to bring to life the epic story The Lion King.  The stunning puppets, masks and sets were almost entirely student created under the direction of Mandy Howe, Pennfield’s Upper School art teacher.... » read more

2016 Spain Adventure Highlights

Day 1 Hola, todos! After some tearful goodbyes at Logan and a long layover at JFK airport, we boarded our overnight Iberia Airlines flight to Madrid The kids were comfortable on the flight and enjoyed having access to so many current movies! We all did our best to get some rest on the plane... » read more

National Spanish Exam Excellence

¡Muy bien! Our upper school students had great success with the 2016 National Spanish Examinations. They earned a total of two gold, five silver and four bronze medals, along with eleven honorable mentions. “Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish... » read more

Engineering for Astronauts

2050 may seem far away, but our seventh grade technology class has spent a lot of time lately thinking about the future. In fact, they recently submitted their ideas to NASA’s Star Trek™ Replicator Challenge. Students used CAD (Computer Aided Design) software to create a model image of a non-... » read more

Teaching Excellence

Our fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Heather Strout, is the 2016 recipient of the Diman Teaching Excellence Prize. The award is voted on by Pennfield faculty and presented annually to the teacher who best inspires students to pursue academic excellence with joy and boundless enthusiasm. The prize is... » read more

Sustainability News in the Lower School

Hydroponics: Pennfield fifth graders have harvested their first crop of lettuce and basil grown with their new “Green Machine!” The students decided unanimously (almost!) to share the goods with their fellow lunch mates in the form of a fresh green salad made that day with tomatoes... » read more

Pennfield's Winter Ski Club

After school every Friday during the winter months sixth, seventh and eighth graders have the opportunity to go to Wachusett Mountain Ski Area in Princeton, Massachusetts.  Bus service is provided to and from The Pennfield School. » read more

Spanish in the 21st Century Workplace

Upper School Spanish students recently participated in a video chat with Alex Perry, head of the Latin America division of Patagonia, Inc. The students were excited to learn about his extensive travel adventures and how he uses his foreign language skills daily. This is the first in a series of... » read more
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