Homecoming Court 2020
Breck Upper School students have chosen their Homecoming Court for 2020. Here they are, in alphabetical order: Gigi Adiyia, Malia Couser, Nikolai Ganev, David Gorman, Britt Helgaas, Jaren Morton, Will Murphy, Hannah Pohlidal, Owen Power, Joe Purvis, and Abby Samuel. Our emcees are Siinian Ephrem and Shaniya Newton.
Coronation will be held Friday, October 2, in McKnight Stadium beginning at 2:00pm. Seniors will be the only in-person attendees, but the event will be live-streamed.
We've listed all of the Homecoming 2020 events on our website: breckschool.org/homecoming2020
On Wednesday morning, Upper School students listened to Ugandan climate justice advocate Evelyn Acham.
MS science students collaborated on a climate change research project earlier this year. Their teacher, Ms. Alexander, created a scenario for her students that opened up opportunities for deep conversations about climate justice and helped them understand the complicated nature of negotiating resolutions while also internalizing the need for immediate action to mitigate its impact.
This year, the Breck Math League Team took second in Class 1A at the 2021 Minnesota State High School Mathematics League State Tournament. In a year of virtual practices, meets, and tournaments that literally crossed the International Date Line, the team stuck together and retained their second-place standing for a second year.