Posted at 18:09h
This is a piece Wayne wrote for his retirement home newsletter and for his son and daughter and Stephen Goheen. He attended every class but second standard at Woodstock from Lower Kindergarten to tenth standard graduation in the class of 1946. His father, Wayne D. Wardwell, Sr was the first...
Posted at 17:06h
When did you graduate and how many years did you spend here?
I graduated in 1945 after spending 9 years at Woodstock School.
Where are you from?
I am from North India and was born in Lahore which was in Undivided India.
What brought you here?
The family decided to buy a house in Mussoorie as...
Posted at 12:25h
Stephen Alter is an author of both fiction and non-fiction. He has received the Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada, 2002-03 for his book Elephas Maximus. He worked as the director of the writing program at the American University in Cairo and was a writer-in-residence at the Massachusetts...
Posted at 17:34h
Changing Chapters & the Importance of Staying Connected
I was thrilled when the opportunity presented itself three years ago to serve WS as the Director of Alumni Affairs. Our school and alumni community are amazing, and it has been my honor and privilege to serve this community, and to play a...
Posted at 06:55h
Dear Alumni and Friends,
Two weeks ago our seniors graduated and left Woodstock. They have come a long way and reached the end of a journey – their school days are over and now new journeys and new destinations await! “God turns all our sunsets into sunrises,” wrote St Clement, the...
Posted at 15:17h
A lyre tree symbolises many things, including longevity and virtue. Woodstock is an embodiment of longevity; the history and the stories of many alumni are still heard, and names are up on the plaques at Parker Hall and in the Alumni Office. Students walk through the foyer and look up...
Posted at 15:08h
Ashima came to Woodstock on the 20th of May as the Guest Speaker for WOSA (Woodstock Old Students Association) Assembly. Each year, the Alumni Office welcomes the graduating class into the Alumni Community during this Assembly!
Ashima is a photographer and filmmaker, represented by National Geographic Image Collection and the former...
Posted at 10:35h
, Student Views
Key speeches from 2019 Graduation service, including from Valedictorian Award winner, Khushi Agarwal and Best All-Round Graduating Student Award winner Faisal Qadir.
Valedictorian Award - Khushi Agarwal
Yes, this is a broken mug. I will explain why it is here soon enough. First of all, I must acknowledge the obvious reason we are...
Posted at 15:38h
Taeho Kim became a parent at Woodstock when his son Jihoon joined Grade 8 in July 2018.
Where are you from and what do you do?
I am from Busan which is a large port city in South Korea and I am an inspector for the EHS (Environment, Health & Safety) for industrial machinery and...
Woodstock School has announced the appointment of Dr Craig Cook as Principal Designate. Dr Cook will join Woodstock in the new academic year starting in July 2019.
Dr Cook brings to the position a wealth of experience in educational leadership, having worked at schools in and in higher education in the...