Learn more from Mr. Hanford about safety drills on campus, our crisis plan, security, and our resident officer, Officer Lisandro Ramirez. Seth also shares a New York Times article with practical advice on how to support students of different ages in their studies.
Head of School Welcome
Welcome to Elgin Academy!
These pages are meant to highlight the various ways in which we take learning personally-- the hallmark of the Elgin Academy experience and the ultimate effect of the deep relationships that flourish in our close-knit environment. It is these relationships that form the foundation of the engaged learning that can only happen in a challenging and supportive environment geared toward understanding and encouraging the best in each student. Throughout this site, you will see myriad examples of the active learning that takes place in our classrooms, on our fields and courts, and in our art spaces.
While these pages paint a moving portrait, there is truly no substitute for participating in person. There are unlimited opportunities here, and we look forward to helping you explore the ways that your desire for the best education fits with our personal approach. Make an appointment with our admissions office today.
We look forward to meeting you!
Head of School
Messages from the Head of School ...
Mr. Hanford's most recent message is shared below. Additionally, his past messages are archived and can be accessed for future reference.