About Holly Walker

Assistant to the Head of School Office Manager

Booking Your October 13, 2017 Parent-Student-Teacher Conferences at The Hudson School

Dear Parents,   Our online scheduling portal for Parent-Student-Teacher Conferences for Friday, October 13, 2017 is now open for bookings.  The portal is located online HERE and below. It will close on Thursday, October 12 at 3:00 pm. Conferences will take place on Friday from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm. Parents are encouraged to bring students with them so that they can have agency in their own [...]

2017-10-06T17:52:34+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Open House Saturday, October 21

Latin 5 scholars go right to work on first day of school. We cordially invite you to join us at our OPEN HOUSE Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 1pm - 4pm. Please drop in – no registration required. Take a tour of our school, meet teachers, parents, current students, alumni and their parents, gather information about [...]

2017-09-18T19:08:01+00:00 September 12th, 2017|

The Hudson School Earns Top Awards at Model Congress

Vikram at work After eight months of hard work and many revisions of their bills, on May 20th the eighth graders participated in the 27th annual Packer Model Congress. The road to Model Congress was a little bumpy, with changing formats and deadlines this year, but our resilient students powered through and did [...]

2017-05-25T15:24:09+00:00 May 25th, 2017|

Hudson Alumnae Return for “Beyond Fluency” Workshop

Katya and Liz back at Hudson Last week, two Hudson alums returned to conduct a unique ESL workshop for upper school international students. Katya and Liz met at The Hudson School in middle school and recently created "Beyond Fluency", a series of workshops that help non-native speakers go beyond proficiency of the English language to find their [...]

2017-05-25T13:11:39+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|

iCan Fundraiser

The Hudson School will engage in friendly competition with the other schools in town to raise money for iCan - a summer bike camp for people with disabilities. Families can earn points for The Hudson School by buying ice cream between 3 and 9 pm at Ben & Jerry's, 405 Washington.  The Hudson School SUPER [...]

2017-05-17T14:02:47+00:00 May 17th, 2017|

Show your Hudson Spirit! T-shirts and Water Bottles Available

For a limited time, you can purchase Hudson t-shirts and water bottles to show off your school spirit! Water bottles are available for a discounted price of $10. Limited edition t-shirts are available in Youth Small, Adult Small and Adult Medium for $12. Please email Holly Walker to get yours today!   Carolina J, Ava [...]

2017-05-11T12:57:34+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Love or Not

Since it’s almost Valentine’s Day, here's a look at things to love about the college process, as well as some things no longer loved. Show Love When Applying to Colleges? The phenomenon is called demonstrated interest: going to campus, leaving a name at admissions, sending emails to admissions readers, going to college fairs, and taking [...]

2017-03-02T18:19:55+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Winning

Next weekend, the Falcons and Patriots will compete in Super Bowl LI. As each team knows, getting Super Bowl experience is nothing compared with winning the whole prize. But as your student will likely find out, we come to value the small wins over time, and that includes finding out ways to navigate the college [...]

2017-03-02T17:40:39+00:00 January 27th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Q&A, College Night

It’s mid January, and students here at Hudson are immersing themselves in their coursework and activities. I continue to welcome juniors to discuss their goals for college.The second semester will be here in no time at all, and these students need to leave junior year with a working list of colleges and an essay draft [...]

2017-03-02T17:53:40+00:00 January 13th, 2017|

College Counselor’s Corner: Early Decision, Scores for Scholarships, Hudson College Night

Happy New Year! I hope you all enjoyed time with your families that did not include any discussion about the college process. Those of us involved in college counseling traveled a bumpy road this holiday break. Some students had to put off their college-related tasks, while others were forced to activate back-up plans after deferrals [...]

2017-01-06T12:31:10+00:00 January 6th, 2017|