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Enrichment Programs at the Tenacre Country Day School


A Princeton University graduate, Matthew Hamory draws upon experience with firms such as Oliver Wyman and KPMG in his leadership role with AlixPartners in Boston. Outside of his professional life, Matthew Hamory gives back to the community through his involvement with nonprofit groups such as the Veterans of Foreign Wars and local educational institutions such as Tenacre Country Day School.

For more than 100 years, Tenace Country Day School has provided a challenging, nurturing educational environment to pre-kindergarten through sixth grade students in Wellesley, Massachusetts. In addition to a carefully designed mathematics and literacy curriculum, Tenacre offers foreign language instruction, intramural and interscholastic athletics, and a suite of enrichment programs.

Students at Tenacre participate in the Gwyn Loud Science and Enrichment program each spring. This program offers science-related projects tailored to each grade level. In previous years, students explored topics such as honeybees, sea creatures, and inventions. 

In partnership with Wellesley Books, the school hosts a visiting author’s program in which well-known authors from around the world come to the school to speak to students about books and writing. PJ Lynch, Ireland’s children’s literature laureate, and Caldecott Award-winner Lauren Castillo are recent authors who have participated in the program.

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