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Green Goes Green    
A heightened awareness of recycling flourishes at BWL.
BWL Reads    
The Birch Wathen Lenox School
2014 Book Fair
Thursday, May 15th
Friday, May 16th
BWL Welcomes the Class of 2026    
At a reception for incoming Kindergarten students and their parents, the new Class of 2026 had the opportunity to meet teachers, administrators, and each other.
Nobel Prize Winner Elie Wiesel Addresses the BWL Community    
Elie Wiesel spoke at the 2013 BWL graduation ceremony and was introduced by Philip S. Sassower, Chairman of The Board of Trustees. Their remarks follow, along with select reactions from faculty and graduating seniors.
In Its Fourth Season, Varsity Baseball Goes All the Way to State Championships    
During its inaugural season in 2010, the BWL baseball team won one game. The next year, they put together two wins.
Breakfast at the Harvard Club    
The Fifth Grade celebrated their upcoming transition from Lower School to Middle School with an outing to the Harvard Club.
Summer in the City 2013    
In addition to our successful two-week day camp for students in grades K through 6,
Interview with Headmaster Frank J. Carnabuci III    

During the summer of 2012, Frank J. Carnabuci III completed his twentieth year as Headmaster of The Birch Wathen Lenox School. 

A Conversation with Dr. Lee Jones    
Just a glimpse into Dr. Jones’s 10th floor classroom reveals the ardor his 33 years at BWL has brought to the discipline of history and to the young minds he shapes.
Middle and Upper Schoolers Perform in out-of-School Holiday Concerts    
As winter begins with its shortening days and mounting schoolwork, a few brave Middle and Upper School students spent the last month stretching, leaping, singing, composing, and altogether working well into the dark during preparations for their out-of-school holiday concerts.
Capital Campaign Surpasses $10 Million Milestone    
BWL Headmaster Frank J. Carnabuci III has announced that the School has passed the ten million dollar benchmark for its first comprehensive Capital Campaign of fifteen million dollars.
Nate Sassoon ’18 Tackles the Origin of the Universe    
When he was just three-and-a-half, Nate Sassoon recalls looking into the telescope in his apartment and asking himself, “How did the moon get here? How did the Earth get here? How did I get here?”
In Its Inaugural Season, BWL Squash Team Braves High School Nationals    
Squash is a sport of mind games, strategy, pain, and suffering. It pits two players on an 18.5’ x 32’ court to whack, wheeze, and lunge their way to the best of five games.
Award-Winning Author to Speak at Book Fair    
The BWL Book Fair begins on Wednesday, May 16th, featuring National
Book Award Winner Colum McCann.
Ms. Gelula's Senior Art Elective Welcomes the New Calendar Year    
With the recent release of BWL’s 28th consecutive school calendar, Maryann Gelula and the seniors in her Studio Art electives are making their own mark in time. 
Upper School teacher Dr. Wendy Darby is Published in China    
Director of Communications Jessica Lichtenstein recently interviewed Dr. Darby about her book, Landscape and Identity: Geographies of Nation and Class in England (Berg Publishing, 2000), which has now been translated and published in China by Yilin Press, Nanjing, China.
BWL Teachers Team Up and Win Half Ironman Triathlon    
On Sunday, October 2, Lower School science teacher Dean Kelly, Upper School English teacher Tim Donahue, and fifth grade head teacher Charles Miller joined forces to win the MightyMan Half Ironman triathlon in Montauk, NY.
Cameron Wolfe ‘12 and Asher Bank ‘12 Undertake Monumental Community Service Projects    
“The goal is to make community service part of what your life is,” says Academic Dean and Community Service Coordinator Susan Leonard. “In order to be a member of a community, you don’t just take from it, you give to it,” she says.
Chelsea Swift ’14 Runs into Elite Company    
Chelsea Swift ’14 was recently nominated as one of only two girls in her age group for a Runner of the Year award, presented by the New York Road Runners Club (NYRR).
The BWL Spring Gala    
Please join us in supporting the 2012 Spring Gala, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at the Pierre Hotel. Attached is the invitation and response card.

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