S: Through the Years ~ 2008-11
BC: I L-O-V-E LOVE YOU ALL,! STAY IN TOUCH FOREVER!
FC: Through the Years | 2008 - 2011
1: LOVE is patient, LOVE is kind. LOVE does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud... LOVE never fails. 1 Corinthians 13: 4 & 8
4: (12 year old 6th graders) | Then...
5: (14 year old 8th graders) | NOW!
6: 6th Grade
7: Amesly | "C.C." | Sophie Kres | Maddie | Celeste | Isabella
8: "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun..."
9: fall | festival | "Living is easy with eyes closed." -John Lennon
10: "Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night" ~Steve Almond | Halloween
11: Ladybugs | Bumble Bees
12: New | York | City
13: The Subway... | China Town... | Little Italy...
14: "New York is the only real city-city." -Truman Capote
15: "New York!!!! Concrete jungle where dreams are made of, There's nothing you can’t do, Now you're in New York!!! These streets will make you feel brand new, the lights will inspire you, Let's hear it for New York, New York, New York" -Alicia Keys | 2008 - 2009 | New York Trip
16: Break | I'll spread my wings and I'll learn how to fly. I'll do what it takes 'till I touch the sky. Gotta take a risk take a chance, make a change, and BREAKAWAY!
17: away | B-R-E-A-K-A-W-A-Y! We're riding first class, on the bus, to Rockbridge Virginia. Poppin' sodas livin' the life of the BREAKAWAY! Oh the crazy crazy, the BREAKWAY! Oh the crazy crazy!
18: THE SCREAMER! | waiting for food... | our cabin... | games... | beating up Gabe...
19: “There is no peace more wonderful than the peace we enjoy when faith shows us God in all created things.”
22: More 6th Grade Memories... 1st EVER Swing Dance, Pool Party, Chapel, CONVERSE!
23: Mrs. Bader's 6th Grade Class 2008 - 2009 | “Be happy. It's one way of being wise.” -Sidonie Gabrielle
24: 7th Grade
25: "A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down." -Arnold H. Glasow | "A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world." -Leo Buscaglia
26: Welcome To 4th Form... | “The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.” ~Emily Dickinson
27: Lunch With Mrs. King | "You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler." ~Denis Waitley | "Welcome anything that comes to you, but do not long for anything else." ~Andre Gide
28: Trip To Linden | "A good friend is cheaper than therapy." ~Author Unknown
29: Fishing... | "Haunted" Barn... | Ice Cream! | "Friendship isn't a big thing - it's a million little things." ~Author Unknown
30: The Magical Fairies! Peaseblossom, Hibiscus, Dragonfly, Moth, Cobweb, & Mustardseed | "Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind." ~Shakespeare | "The course of true love never did run smooth." ~Shakespeare
31: A Midsummernight's Dream Cast of 2008 - 2009
32: The Bike Trip 2010 | "Sizzle it!" ~Caroline Caterini | "Sorry friend!" ~Caroline Caterini
33: Set-Up | Our "Shower" | Splinter Removal | What happened to your bike Mrs. Johns? | FOOD!
34: Service Project | Camp Fire Time
35: “Good friends are like stars.... You don't always see them, but you know they are always there” -Unknown
36: "Cuz if you liked it then you should have put a ring on it If you liked it then you shoulda put a ring on it Don’t be mad once you see that he want it If you liked it then you shoulda put a ring on it wo oh ooh oh oh ooh oh oh ooh oh oh oh" ~Beyonce
37: "The dog days are over..." ~Florence + The Machine | "What time is it? The time of our lives Anticipation What time is it? Summertime School's out, scream and shout!" ~HSM
38: Eighth Grade | 2010 - 2011
39: "Never take someone for granted. Hold every person close to your heart because you might wake up one day and realize that you've lost a diamond while you were to busy collecting stones..." ~Unknown
40: "Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game." -Michael Jordan
41: “"Life goes on within you and without you"” -The Beatles
42: Buddies | Amy and Hannah | Maddie and Laura | Sophie and Jaden
43: Isabella and Alexia (and Gracie) | Celeste and Gracie | Caroline and Regan
45: “If there ever comes a day when we can't be together keep me in your heart, I'll stay there forever” -Winnie the Pooh
46: "These are days. These are days you might fill with laughter until you break. These days you might feel a shaft of light, make its way across your face." -10000 Maniacs
48: Les | Miserables | 2011
49: "I dreamed the LOVE would never die" | ~Fantine (Celeste)
50: "It is the music of a people who will not be slaves again..." ~Henri (Benjamin Clock)
51: Les Miserables Cast | 2011
52: BREAKAWAY! | On the way there...
53: We waited for three hours in that line for the Screamer, but we managed to keep ourselves entertained... | "Secretly I hate you" -IDK Who Said It First... :) | "What's an Erick?" -I won't embarrass her... :)
54: While waiting in line, we even had time to go rock climbing! (Caroline and Celeste did...) | ROCKBRIDGE <3
55: bReAkAwAy 2011
56: "Have you ever wished for an endless night? Lassoed the moon and the stars and pulled that rope tight." ~P!nk | Swing Dance 2011
57: "A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous." ~Cocoa Channel
58: 8th Grade Weekend!
59: "And I'm proud to be an American where at least i know I'm free..." -American Soldier Tribute | "BODY BODY" | "Knights of the round table, DISASEMBLE"
60: Hostile | Airports... | Boston | 2011 | Seventeen Magazine
61: S.I.C. Chikz = are WINNERS!
62: This was, unfortunately, our better score... | (Clyde) | Survival Quizzes... | S.I.C. Chikz strike again... ish
63: "A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality." ~John Lennon
64: Science Museum... | Dippin' Dots | TORNADOS | Population of the U.S.
65: Boston Common | Rivendell School Class of 2011 | Park Street Church
66: Old South Meeting House | Freedom Trail | "Through the eyes of Johnny Tremain" | Boston Massacre | The Revere House
68: Swan Boats | Parker fell in... :) | LADYBUGS | Boston Public Garden
69: Make Way For Ducklings
70: Lowell (water is power!) | i <3 Pam! | Four hour tour, anyone? | Those were some grumpy trolly-men...
72: Harvard | TRUTH | We hate spiders... | We touched his foot! | Peacock...:)
73: Those sevies are so intense... | ENTHUSIASIM!!
74: Durgin Park
75: "Life might not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we should dance." ~Unknown
76: Chilling at the Hostile | "Extra whip, extra caramel..."
77: ROOM | Celeste: "they are making fun of me for doing my math." Mrs. Meadows: "are you doing your math?" (Celeste nods) "then I'm going to make fun of you"
78: Mrs. Meadows :) | Rockin' OUT in the Kitchen... | "heaven is a wonderful place..." | "prince of Whales lost his tales..." | "NA!"
79: Bye Bye hostile, creepy ally way... | Vitamin Water = EW! | "so much leg..."
80: FENWAY! | BASEBALL
81: That sketchy playground... | LUCNH
82: Good-bye Boston, Hello Airport... | guess which one is mine? :) | he is wearing MY sunglasses, btw | Yayy SHOES!
83: Cooking! | "Slapping" | BFFLS | um.. idk what this is.. scary? | gangstas... | yayy magazines! | waiting...
84: Graduation Dinner | "it's HOT!" | i LOVE you Mrs. King!
85: Lovies... | Binky...
86: Last Buddies... | Sophie + Jaden <3 | Celeste +Gracie <3 | Amy + Hannah <3 | Caroline + Regan <3 | Isabella + Alexia <3 | Maddie + Laura <3 | Party in the LAB!
87: Last Day of School | Last Chapel... | "Lean on me, when your not strong...:" | "PharaohPharaoh, (Oh baby) OH BABY! Let my people go..." | "Ain't no bird, gonna sing in my place...!"
88: Chillin' in the gym... | Practicing speeches!
89: Countdown | "5, 4, 3, 2, 1!" | "Beautiful Nail..."
90: Graduation | "And so we talked all night about the rest of our lives Where we're gonna be when we turn 25..." ~Vitamin C
91: Class of 2010-2011 | "As we go on We remember All the times we Had together" ~Vitamin C
92: Lord Jesus Christ, while on earth you had close and devoted friends. You showed in this way that friendship is one of life's great blessings. Thank you for the friends that you have given me to love me in spite of my failures and weaknesses, and to enrich my life after your example. Let me ever behave toward them as you behaved toward your friends. Bind us close together in you and enable us to help one another on our earthly journey. Amen.
93: PURPLE! | "And as our lives change From whatever We will still be Friends Forever So if we get the big jobs And we make the big money When we look back now Will our jokes still be funny? ... I keep, keep thinking that it's not goodbye Keep on thinking it's a time to fly..." ~Vitamin C
94: Other 8th Grade Memories...
95: "Where's what's-her-face?" | Football Game... | Southern Tea... | Jane Day... | Pool Par-TAY... | Maddie or Celeste??
96: "When we consider the blessings of God—the gifts that add beauty and joy to our lives, that enable us to keep going through stretches of boredom and even suffering—friendship is very near the top."
97: "I've heard it said that people come into our lives for a reason bringing something we must learn and we are led to those who help us most to grow if we let them and we help them in return well, I don't know if I believe that's true but I know I'm who I am today because I knew you... like a comet pulled from orbit as it passes a sun like a stream that meets a boulder halfway through the wood who can say if I've been changed for the better? but because I knew you i have been changed for good it well may be that we will never meet again in this lifetime so let me say before we part so much of me is made from what I learned from you you'll be with me like a handprint on my heart and now whatever way our stories end i know you have re-written mine by being my friend... " ~Wicked
98: Then... | "Because these things will change, can you feel it now? Those walls that they put up to hold us back fell down. It's a revolution, the time will come for us to win. We'll sing Hallelujah! We'll sing Hallelujah!" ~Taylor Swift
99: ...Now | "I've got to admit it's getting better. It's getting better all the time..." ~The Beatles
100: “Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver | seem, and smarter | ~Christopher Robin
101: than you believe, and stronger than you | than you think." | to Pooh