Changes in Science Courses for Next Year

Concord Academy’s Science Department has decided to shift their advanced science electives from year courses to semester ones. The department initiated this change with the hope to reflect the nature of CA’s program for upperclassmen overall, which is centered around...
Status of Vaccinations at CA

Status of Vaccinations at CA

By the first week of June this year, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will be close to reaching its vaccination goal of 4.1 million residents, and as all COVID-19 guidelines expire on May 29, Concord Academy is in a unique position as it transitions back into a sense...

Will We Ever Reach Herd Immunity?

As the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic improve in many places, the question of herd immunity has become relevant once again. Herd immunity is reached when a sufficiently large portion of a population is immune to a contagious disease that the disease cannot...

Self-Driving Cars

As the automotive industry enters a new decade full of rapid advancements, it is only a matter of time before self-driving vehicles fill public streets in the U.S., the town of Concord, and Concord Academy itself. Large companies are investing millions of dollars in...