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Posted Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 
For the second consecutive year, the Royal Conservatory of Music has recognized Andrew Wong '22 as the best student violinist in New Jersey for his level of study. Andrew is one of thousands of students throughout the U.S. and Canada who participate in the Royal Conservatory Certificate program, a well-established program that guides students through sequential levels of mastery and assesses their progress.
Posted Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 
Performances of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" are Thursday, February 26 through Saturday, February 28.
Posted Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 
Over 200 photographs in the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery on the Basking Ridge Campus represent the work of students from 14 high schools in the region.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 14, 2015 
Michael is a sophomore at USC's Thornton School of Music, and a casting director's e-mail to USC led to his audition for "Glee." That audition turned into a memorable experience.
Posted Friday, Dec 19, 2014 
The exhibition features works by Jane Asch, Miles Boyd, Russell Christian, Peter Delman, Jane Edwards, Rich Freiwald, Jane Kunzman, and Rebecca Feranec-Sullivan.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 
Lower, Middle, and Upper School choral and instrumental ensembles performed seasonal music for the entire School. This special concert marks the only time during the school year when all Pingry students are together at the same time.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 
As part of Tim Janis's "The American Christmas Carol," Alivia will be singing a song from the film "The Button Girl" with a 100-piece orchestra.
Posted Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014 
Pingry's Drama Department adapted Shakespeare's "Two Gentlemen of Verona," staging it in front of a Sixties-era "Laugh In" wall. While characters from the wall offer commentary on Shakespeare's story, their own stories begin to take shape.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014 
The String Orchestra, Balladeers, Buttondowns, and Jazz Ensemble will present a concert on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. on the Basking Ridge Campus.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 12, 2014 
This year's Fall Play is a zany adaptation of William Shakespeare's play. The production is set in the 1960s, and students built a "Laugh-In joke wall" inhabited by stereotypes from the period.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 
The Pingry Buttondown sang "Proud of Your Boy" to earn a spot in the ensemble. During the Choir's season, which runs from September through June, Brian will perform in front of 120,000 audience members.
Posted Monday, Nov 3, 2014 
Performances are November 13-15. Imagine that a 1960s adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy merges with the "Laugh-In Joke Wall."
Posted Thursday, Oct 16, 2014 
These annual performances on the Short Hills Campus introduce the Upper School ensembles and encourage younger students to become involved in the music program.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 
Mr. Toia seeks to convey the brilliance of "circumstance and contingency." The exhibit is on display until November 21.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 
He is continuing his musical studies in London with the goal of becoming a professional composer.
Posted Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 
On display until Friday, October 3, the exhibit is titled "Wake Up and Smell the Hydrocarbons."
Posted Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 
Ms. McArthur is responsible for the continued growth and success of all of Pingry's auxiliary programs--those academic, artistic, and athletics offerings that fall outside of the traditional school day, week, and year.
Posted Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 
Stephanie has been honored twice for her writing. She is a Gold Medalist in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards and a National YoungArts Foundation Merit Winner in Writing (Creative Non-Fiction).
Posted Friday, Jun 6, 2014 
This ceremony marks the transition from Lower to Middle School. Fifth-grade students were recognized for participating in the arts, physical fitness, community service, and other disciplines.
Posted Monday, Jun 2, 2014 
The Upper School Balladeers performed their annual benefit concert on May 29 as a tribute to the graduating senior class. This year, $422 was raised for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Posted Friday, May 30, 2014 
Upper School arts students and their families gathered for a dinner and awards ceremony on May 22, 2014.
Posted Wednesday, May 28, 2014 
Mrs. McGrath is retiring in June and was praised by the yearbook staff for being a motherly figure to her students, an understanding teacher, and a supporter of Pingry's teams.
Posted Tuesday, May 27, 2014 
Students in Grade 1 sorted all types of bottle caps to build this multicolored rainforest creature, aptly named "Caps."
Posted Tuesday, May 20, 2014 
Pingry welcomed back over 400 alumni for festivities that included the Magistri Inductions, Achievement in the Arts Awards, 50-Year Club Luncheon, Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Grade 7 Pen Pal Program, Clam Bake, and Class Parties.
Posted Tuesday, May 20, 2014 
This is the country's longest-running, most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for student achievements in the visual and literary arts.
Posted Monday, May 19, 2014 
Combining music and visual arts, the program featured favorites and fun discoveries, including "Pingry Pictures at an Exhibition" and "Baseball Fever."
Posted Monday, May 19, 2014 
Erica Cheung '14, Kendal Foster '14, Charles Wollmuth '14, and Sebastian Lutz '15 are among 50 students chosen for this prestigious exhibit, on display until June 1 at the Morris Museum.
Posted Friday, May 9, 2014 
Jane Edwards, Donna Thau, and Kelly Jordan are members of the "Magistri Maxime Laudandi," faculty members who have taught at Pingry for 25 years or more.
Posted Friday, May 9, 2014 
Chris Bender '89, Meredith Ward '78, and Harry Allen '82 were celebrated for their accomplishments in film production, fine art, and design.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 
Senior Matthew Marvin '14 and faculty member Jane Asch have each been recognized by the prestigious Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards for their recent work in "Seussical the Musical" performances at Pingry.
Posted Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 
The musical will be performed May 1-3 in the Macrae Theatre in the Hostetter Arts Center on the Basking Ridge Campus.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 
She was accepted as a Violin I in both the CJMEA (Central Jersey Music Educators Association) Regional Orchestra and the New Jersey All-State High School Orchestra.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014 
One of 24 first sopranos selected out of hundreds who applied, Julia was accepted as a Soprano I in the CJMEA Regional Honors Mixed Chorus.
Posted Monday, Apr 14, 2014 
Nick's portrait of his sister Natalie '20 was on display for the Somerset County Youth Art Month Exhibit.
Posted Friday, Apr 11, 2014 
The annual Art Faculty Exhibition is currently on view in the Hostetter Gallery on the Basking Ridge Campus through May 2. The exhibition features work in a variety of media from all of the Middle and Upper School studio art teachers including Jane Asch, Miles Boyd, Peter Delman, Jane Edwards, Rich Freiwald, Jane Kunzman, and Rebecca Feranec-Sullivan.
Posted Friday, Mar 14, 2014 
The winter musical featured a cast and crew of nearly 60 students, including set construction, costumes, makeup, and musical accompaniment.
Posted Monday, Mar 10, 2014 
Justin Sullivan '13 and John Kwon '10 are the featured soloists in this fantastic new music video released by the Tufts University Beelzebubs, the school's oldest men's a cappella group.
Posted Monday, Dec 16, 2013 
The Pingry senior is performing in her 10th and final year of New Jersey Ballet's production of Tchaikovsky's classic.
Posted Friday, Dec 13, 2013 
The eighth-grade student, a violist, plays in an instrumental version of "Practical Arrangement" from Sting's new album "The Last Ship."
Posted Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013 
Choral and instrumental ensembles from the Short Hills and Basking Ridge Campuses performed seasonal music for the entire school.
Posted Thursday, Nov 21, 2013 
The fourth-grade student is performing in the musical "Little Miss Sunshine" at Second Stage Theatre in New York.
Posted Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 
Students learned how to creatively make something new, like a musical instrument, from an object that would normally be thrown away.
Posted Friday, Nov 8, 2013 
The Fall Play, with a cast of 20, was performed November 14-16 in the Macrae Theatre on the Basking Ridge Campus.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 30, 2013 
We are pleased to announce that our 2012-2013 Annual Report on Giving is now available online. Your generosity helped raise a record $2.72 million for The Pingry Fund and $11,571,814 overall in support of our operating needs, capital projects, academic programs, and the endowment. Thank you!
Posted Friday, Oct 11, 2013 
Seventh-grade students learn how veterans use art to explore the effects of their military experiences.
Posted Monday, Oct 7, 2013 
Students, parents, teachers, and alumni attend a private screening of "Tall as the Baobab Tree," about a generational conflict in rural West Africa.
Posted Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 
Pingry senior will sing and dance in "Magical Voices" at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center on October 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Posted Monday, Sep 30, 2013 
"Tall as the Baobab Tree," appropriate for all ages, begins at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4 in Hauser Auditorium on the Basking Ridge Campus. The screening and a Q&A session will appeal to people with a variety of interests and career goals.
Posted Friday, Jun 7, 2013 
Students were recognized for participating in the arts, physical fitness, community service, and other disciplines. Prizes were awarded, and the Class Gift was announced.
Posted Thursday, Jun 6, 2013 
He was one of 28 Grand Winners to perform in the 2013 National Young Musicians Showcase Competition at Carnegie Hall.
Posted Thursday, May 23, 2013 
Beginning in July, Michael will tour Australia, China, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, and Thailand with this internationally-acclaimed rock guitar virtuoso.
Posted Tuesday, May 7, 2013 
Seven ensembles and five pianists performed a program of favorites and fun discoveries.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 
Showtimes: Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm, Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm, Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm
Posted Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 
Mr. Darke encourages students to "walk the earth" so they can observe the same types of clues about nature that he has been photographing for decades.
Posted Monday, Apr 15, 2013 
Pingry continues its success of having student artwork accepted into the prestigious "Fresh Perspectives" exhibit. The 2013 show is on display until June 9.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 10, 2013 
View art pieces from Miles Boyd, Peter Delman, Rich Freiwald, Jane Kunzman, Jane Edwards, Jane Asch, and Rebecca Sullivan.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 9, 2013 
Ashley won a Level I Award, the third highest, for two short stories she submitted in the "Writing" discipline of the 2013 National YoungArts Competition.
Posted Friday, Mar 8, 2013 
Choral and instrumental groups performed a variety of music in their annual Festival, complete with audience accompaniment.
Posted Thursday, Mar 7, 2013 
Nine Pingry students earned regional awards in the 2013 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013 
Thirty-six cast members, director Stephanie Romankow, and a large production team joined forces to present the winter musical in the Macrae Theatre.
Posted Friday, Feb 15, 2013 
First-grade students create clay owls to adorn the Lower School's Kitchen Garden.
Posted Friday, Jan 25, 2013 
The sixth-grade boys' and girls' choruses and Upper School Women's Glee Club, nearly 100 students in all, joined the Canterbury Choral Society for a performance of Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 8.
Posted Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 
The Constitution Day Poster Design Contest invites students in Kindergarten through Grade 12 to celebrate Constitution Day by designing a poster that shows how they benefit from the freedoms embodied in the U.S. Constitution.
Posted Thursday, Dec 20, 2012 
The Pingry junior will perform with New Jersey Ballet on December 22 at 1:00 p.m. at the Mayo Center for the Performing Arts in Morristown.
Posted Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012 
Choral and instrumental ensembles from the Short Hills and Martinsville Campuses perform a concert of seasonal music.
Posted Friday, Dec 14, 2012 
Online registration for Summer Day Camp is now available!
Posted Friday, Dec 7, 2012 
He will perform as keyboardist for country music superstar Keith Urban. The two-hour show will be broadcast live from the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas on FOX Television at 8:00 p.m. ET.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012 
Pingry and the International Ivy Summer Enrichment Program proudly announce a partnership to bring International Ivy to Pingry's Short Hills Campus.
Posted Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012 
The show must go on! Special performances this weekend: Friday, November 9 @ 7:30pm, Saturday, November 10 @ 7:30pm, and Sunday, November 11 @ 3:00pm.
Posted Thursday, Nov 1, 2012 
The Carnegie Hall performance scheduled for this Saturday, November 3, has been postponed, and will be rescheduled for a future date that has yet to be determined.
Posted Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012 
The chair of Pingry's music department, Dr. Moore will lead the performance on Sunday, October 28 at Christ Church in Short Hills.
Posted Monday, Oct 15, 2012 
Award-winning sculptor/ceramicist Jindra Viková and photographer Pavel Banka, who live in Prague, are visiting Pingry for master classes and demonstrations.
Posted Monday, Sep 24, 2012 
A pianist, Ashley will perform live on Friday, September 28 at 4:00 p.m. EST.
Posted Tuesday, May 29, 2012 
Yearbook staff dedicates the Blue Book to Mr. Thomson, recognizing his dedication as a math teacher and baseball coach.
Posted Thursday, May 17, 2012 
Community project involves all students, faculty, and staff members.
Posted Friday, May 11, 2012 
Event showcases band, strings, handbell choir, chorus, and orchestra.
Posted Monday, May 7, 2012 
Students perform for the Pingry community on the former campus in Hillside.
Posted Wednesday, May 2, 2012 
Ashley earned first place in the 2012 Robert Frost Poetry Contest for Teenagers, and she has enjoyed other successes in creative writing.
Posted Friday, Apr 27, 2012 
Showtimes: May 3 @ 10:00 am, May 4-5 @ 7:30 pm
Posted Thursday, Apr 26, 2012 
Students in Grades 7, 9, 10, 11, and 12 receive Keys and Medals at the regional and national levels.
Posted Monday, Apr 16, 2012 
Students are able to see works of art they study in class.
Posted Friday, Apr 13, 2012 
"Marking Time" is open for viewing in the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery until May 4.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012 
Rock band that includes Adam Gardner '91 performs in honor of Pingry's 150th Anniversary.
Posted Friday, Mar 30, 2012 
Program includes poems, songs, dances, and martial arts from India, Korea, Lebanon, and more.
Posted Monday, Mar 19, 2012 
The ceremony on March 29 will honor Alfred V. Fedak '71, Dr. Jonathan Sarkin '71, Harry Allen '82, and Miguel Gutierrez '89 for their achievements in music, painting, design, and dance.
Posted Friday, Mar 9, 2012 
Concert of choral and instrumental music ranges from "Old John Pingry" to Beethoven's "Hymn to Joy."
Posted Friday, Feb 17, 2012 
Liz Jolley '12 and Kate Leib '12 are among award winners.
Posted Tuesday, Jan 31, 2012 
Students from Pingry and partner school in China are treated to Chinese dances.
Posted Friday, Dec 9, 2011 
Fall musical features students in Grades 3, 4, and 5.
Posted Thursday, Dec 8, 2011 
Concert features performances by choral and instrumental ensembles from all three divisions.
Posted Friday, Dec 2, 2011 
Donation to assist with research and grants.
Posted Thursday, Nov 10, 2011 
Showtimes: Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm, Nov 18-19 @ 7:30 pm
Posted Thursday, Oct 6, 2011 
The garden is being integrated into the curriculum and is the most recent initiative to instill in students a passion for being green.
Posted Tuesday, Sep 27, 2011 
Attendees include former Pingry music teacher Dr. Clare Gesualdo, Mr. du Bourg’s long-time friend and companion.
Posted Wednesday, Jun 8, 2011 
Think Summer! Day Camp runs from June 27 to August 5.
Posted Friday, Jun 3, 2011 
Spring Festival at Martinsville Campus on May 12, 2011
Posted Friday, Jun 3, 2011 
The Upper School Arts Awards Dinner on May 26, 2011
Posted Thursday, Jun 2, 2011 
The Lower School Spring Play on May 27, 2011
Posted Friday, May 20, 2011 
Mr. du Bourg was known for creating hundreds of physics demonstrations, and for his generosity to Pingry's music program.
Posted Friday, May 20, 2011 
“The Extended View” is on display until May 26.
Posted Monday, May 16, 2011 
Take a look at what we have planned for our 150th anniversary celebration! Keep checking this link for schedule updates and exciting new events!
Posted Monday, May 9, 2011 
Think Summer! Day Camp runs from June 27 to August 5.
Posted Monday, May 9, 2011 
"For the Sake of America: A Story of Patriotism" by Samuel Gelman '12 will receive a staged reading on May 24, 2011, at Kean University.
Posted Friday, May 6, 2011 
Good grief! Make your plans now to attend one of the upcoming Middle School student performances of "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown." More details here on reserving tickets for the shows...
Posted Wednesday, Apr 27, 2011 
The ultimate destination for "everything high school," MSG Varsity gives students valuable real-life skills.
Posted Monday, Apr 18, 2011 
“Through Our Eyes” is on display at the Short Hills Campus.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 13, 2011 
Upcoming projects will be based on renowned artists’ work.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 13, 2011 
“The Pear Project” is on view in the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery until early May.
Posted Monday, Apr 11, 2011 
Pingry Upper School students host over 200 senior citizen guests for a special night of dinner, dancing, and friendship on the Martinsville Campus
Posted Friday, Apr 1, 2011 
Songs, dances, and poetry are performed by Upper School students.
Posted Friday, Apr 1, 2011 
The Music Department and the Community Service Office join forces to present an evening showcase of special performances from our talented Pingry students
Posted Tuesday, Mar 15, 2011 
Assembly featured classic songs and student solos.
Posted Monday, Mar 14, 2011 
Concert is part of Lent 2011.
Posted Monday, Mar 7, 2011 
"The Pear Project" opens on April 5, 2011, in the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery at the Martinsville Campus.
Posted Monday, Jan 31, 2011 
Pingry senior is one of 150 high school seniors from across the country, as well as one of seven finalists in the Cinematic Arts category.
Posted Wednesday, Dec 8, 2010 
Pingry K-12 students, faculty, and staff gather in Martinsville for some holiday music fun at the All-School Festival
Posted Wednesday, Nov 17, 2010 
Middle School students select their own material for variety show.
Posted Wednesday, Sep 22, 2010 
Berendina Buist is featured in the exhibit "Still in Motion."
Posted Friday, Jul 30, 2010 
All Upper School students are invited to audition for our production of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens. Auditions are Tuesday, September 7 from 1:00-5:30 pm.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 6, 2010 
All students, faculty, and staff are invited and encouraged to participate in this new event! Entries accepted until April 21 ahead of the show opening on May 6. Click on this story's headline above for more details.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 24, 2010 
Pingry's Annual Student Photography Show Opens
Posted Wednesday, Feb 17, 2010 
Master Chinese Puppeteer Entertains Students
Posted Friday, Jan 22, 2010 
Faculty Art Show opens in the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery
Posted Monday, Dec 21, 2009 
Claudia Hu '16 Performs as Competition Winner
Posted Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009 
Ashley Zhou '13 Competed in World Piano Competition
Posted Tuesday, Oct 13, 2009 
Concert marks completion of two-year restoration project
Posted Tuesday, Oct 6, 2009 
Hostetter Arts Center, October 8 and 19. All members of the Pingry community are invited!
Posted Wednesday, Sep 2, 2009 
Mr. Bristol was a long-time member of the Board of Trustees
Posted Wednesday, Jun 24, 2009 
Pingry Students and Faculty Member Display their Photos in Juried Exhibit
Posted Tuesday, Jun 16, 2009 
Pingry History Teacher Receives Grant to Travel to China for Professional Development
Posted Monday, Jun 8, 2009 
Pingry Alumni Filmmakers are Represented in Art Exhibition
Posted Monday, Jun 8, 2009 
Pingry Middle School Presents the Rock Musical Godspell
Posted Thursday, Apr 23, 2009 
Middle School Performances April 30 - May 2
Posted Thursday, Mar 12, 2009 
By the time the special Short Hills Campus assembly ended on March 6, 2009, the students were dancing, clapping, and shouting “Ole,” the Spanish word that signifies enthusiastic approval of a performer.
Posted Monday, Mar 9, 2009 
The Pingry School has won a grant from The Classical Association of the Atlantic States (CAAS), whose mission is to strengthen the teaching of, and research and foster public support for, the languages, civilizations, and cultures of ancient Greece and Rome.
Posted Thursday, Feb 12, 2009 
Pingry Hosts Student Photography Show
Posted Thursday, Feb 12, 2009 
Shades of blue, brown, and orange have been greeting visitors to the Hostetter Arts Center Gallery in January and February.
Posted Friday, Jan 9, 2009 
Lower School Holiday Spirit Still in Prime December Form
Posted Friday, Dec 19, 2008 
Pingry is accepting applications for its 2009 Summer Camp, which begins on June 29 and concludes on August 7.
Posted Monday, Dec 1, 2008 
Award-winning sculptor/ceramicist Jindra Vikova and photographer Pavel Banka, who live in Prague, will visit The Pingry School on December 2 and 3, 2008, for master classes and demonstrations in the 3-D studio and photography lab.
Posted Monday, Oct 20, 2008 
An exhibit in the gallery of the Hostetter Arts Center until October 17 is showcasing the drawings of 13 artists, including Jon Sarkin ’71 and RJ Calabrese, a former Pingry faculty member and the husband of Laura Yorke ’98.
Posted Tuesday, May 27, 2008 
Brittany Waser, a resident of Lebanon who graduated in The Pingry School’s Class of 2008, has been awarded The Congressional Award Gold Medal, Congress’ highest honor for youth service.
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