Hello Andover Parents and Guardians,
Join the PSPA Virtual Book Club
Thanks to those who attended book club and expressed interest to be involved in the future. The next meeting will be next term. In the meantime, please take our short Book Interest Survey to help us select a book.
Please email us to learn more or to get on our mailing list!
Family Trivia Night
Friday, January 15th, 2021 at 7:30pm EST
Zoom Link – Posted in 1/14/21 Parent Bulletin
Campus Closet – We are always open online :)
We are looking for volunteers to help! If you have any interest in any of these areas: merchandise planning and buying, working with vendors to design merchandise, inventory management, online shipping or marketing, please send us an email at email@example.com.
We would love to have you join our team!
Want to learn more about the PSPA? Check the PSPA Webinar recording with guests Jim Ventre and Linda Carter Griffith!
PSPA, Who we are, What we do, and Why?
Link to webinar recording here.
News and images from the PSPA
Pictures from the annual Addison Ambassadors event! A wonderful partnership between the Addison Gallery of American Art and the PSPA!
Thanks to PSPA support, the Addison Community Ambassadors annual Night at the Addison student event was a huge success, with over 180 students attending. Events included: a scavenger hunt encouraging exploration of the galleries and close looking at artworks, art making activities inspired by themes from the current exhibitions, musicians in the galleries, and more!
Pictures from Casino Night 2020! THE signature social event of the Phillips Academy year! Thanks to all 40+ of our PSPA Volunteers who made this night possible!
Scenes from the lovely campus!
Pictures from our first ever PSPA Nest Maker event! The new Maker space in the OWHL is amazing.
Thanks to everyone who has attended our Morning Meetups at the Market! We’ll let you know when the next one will occur
Rent A Private Home And Benefit The PSPA
The Rum Runner House is a newly renovated 4 bedroom residence, 1/2 mile from campus that sleeps nine. 10% of rental proceeds will benefit the PSPA.This is a great “home away from home” when visiting your child. For reservations/photos click here.
The mission of the PSPA (Parents of Students of Phillips Academy) is to build and maintain a community of parents and guardians of Phillips Academy students. We also partner with faculty and staff when appropriate and supplement and support student activities.
How can you get involved? As a parent or guardian of a student, you are already a member.
There are no obligations or financial requirements to enjoy membership opportunities, such as:
- Speaker Series:
PSPA’s Speaker Series program offers guest speakers including PA staff, faculty, students and off-campus speakers, who present important topics for PA parents and guardians, such as PA programs, curriculum, buildings and facilities, college counseling, and many other featured subjects. Please click here for a complete list of this year’s PSPA Speaker Series events. The presentations are often videotaped and posted on The Hive or the PSPA website.
There are many opportunities to volunteer at merchandise sales and student events throughout the year. A list of volunteer opportunities is posted on the Volunteer Tab above.
- Join our Facebook group
Send a request to join PSPA’s Facebook group, a closed group for current parents only. Ask questions, participate in discussions with other parents and receive notification of events and volunteer opportunities. Be sure to sign up for the Hive Parents Directory (below) before joining the Facebook group so we can verify your status. https://www.facebook.com/groups/paparents/
- Follow us on Instagram @pspaandover
- Join the Parent Directory
Located on the PAnet/Hive
- Speaker Series: