Sparknotes of CA’s Campus and Faculty

Concord Academy has  amazing faculty members who are great resources for new students, and incredible facilities to spur success in academics, arts, and athletics. To help incoming students become familiarized with our faculty and campus, the Centipede has...

My Top Five List at Concord Academy (and in Town)

Hi friends, and welcome to Concord Academy! A little bit about myself: My name is Jason Mao and I’m a junior. I have spent my last two years at CA as a boarder, so I am generally familiar with things on campus and in the town of Concord. Below is my personal top five...

Reviewing the Schedule for This Year

The new schedule for the upcoming school year is virtually a copy of last year’s schedule, but with a few logical changes. This year, CA fixed some of the things that had been minor issues. Last year, the Monday schedule featured short, 40 minute blocks including...

A Guide to the Best Places on Extended Campus

One of the unique privileges of being a Concord Academy student is the opportunity to be fully immersed in the community of a quaint northeastern town. CA’s connection with the town runs much deeper than its geographical location. The school’s boundaries...

A New Student’s Guide to the Train

Many day students at Concord Academy take the train at least one way to school every day. However, navigating the Commuter Rail can be challenging and confusing at first, especially for those not familiar with Boston public transit. The Commuter Rail line that stops...

Crops in September

As the summer comes to an end, many crops are ready to harvest in the northeastern United States. While many fruits ripen through the summer, a few wait until the fall begins. These include raspberries, grapes, and apples. Raspberries, which are native to New England,...

The Environmental Impacts of the Lawn

Over the years, a perfectly cut, lush-green, grassy lawn has become synonymous with the  American Dream and sprawling suburbia. Many lawns in New England can be seen sporting this rather sought-after look. Hving a perfectly-cut yard has grown to become a symbol...