Support our students, faculty, and programs
and donate to the Annual Fund by October 31!

Lower School Co Chairs

Leslie & Bobby Brenman
Parents of Bey '31 & Aris '33

Middle School Co Chairs
Alesia Barrett Singer & Andy Singer
Parents of Caleb '26

Upper School Co Chairs

Rita & Michael Carlson
Parents of Phoenix '24, Maxine '25, & Kylie '30

The Annual Fund supports our mission of scholarship, diversity, and citizenship, providing competitive salaries, benefits, and professional development for our faculty, innovative curriculum and project-based learning opportunities, student wellness resources, technology, performing and visual arts, athletics, and financial aid.

What does the Annual Fund support?

Scholarship

  • Robust, student-centered curriculum
  • Small class sizes
  • Project-based learning & opportunities for voice and choice
  • Dance, theater, visual & performing arts, film, photography, chorus, & band
  • Student wellness resources - counseling teams in each division, opportunities for meditation & mindfulness

Diversity

  • Need-based financial aid for 26% of our students (1 in 4)
  • Curriculum & student experience: complete critical reivew of K-12 curriculum with an anti-racist and racial justice lens
  • Culturally responsive graduation/promotion requirements, cultural programming in the classroom and during assemblies
  • Parent & student affinity groups
  • DEI Team (full-time DEI Director, DEI Deans & admin support) 

Citizenship

  • K-12 service learning program  

  • Sports and athletics for Middle and Upper School and PE in the Lower School 

  • Student Council & student organization leadership opportunities

  • Global Education curriculum in all three divisions, including global travel trips in the Upper School

  • Student conflict resolution
     

 

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Giving Levels

Benefactor's Circle
$50,000+

1887 Founder's Circle
$25,000 - $49,999

Lincoln Circle
$15,000 - $24,999

Anna Head Circle
$10,000 - $14,999

Josiah Royce Circle
$5,000 - $9,999

Mary E. Wilson Circle
$3,000 - $4,999

T.R. & Lea Hyde Club
$1,500 - $2,999

Daniel & Catherine Dewey Club
$500 - $1,499

Jayhawks Club
Up to $499

Leadership Giving begins at the Mary E. Wilson Circle.