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L-L players take top 2 spots in District 3 Class 2A singles tourney
LNP, May 4, 2019
Jonah Rebert captured the PIAA District 3 AA Singles Title at Hershey Racquet Club. More>

Lancaster Country Day upsets Wyomissing to advance in District Three Class 2A team tennis
LNP, May 1, 2019
Lancaster Country Day scored a 3-2 upset of No. 1 seed Wyomissing in the District Three boys team tennis championships. More>

After seven years of training, Lancaster County native competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’
LNP, May 1, 2019
William John Schlageter V ’15 will compete in a mid-June episode of “American Ninja Warrior” on NBC. More>

Lancaster Country Day’s Rebert, Cedar Crest’s Tull net Class 2A, 3A L-L boys tennis crowns
LNP, April 30, 2019
Jonah Rebert rallied from deficits of 4-1 and 5-2 in the first set and went on to win the Lancaster-Lebanon League Class 2A boys tennis title Monday at Conestoga Valley. More>

Lancaster Country Day: Students advance to state science competition
LNP, April 30, 2019
The “Schools” section lists many student achievements. More>

Work still needed to help students afford college
LNP, April 25, 2019
Jeremy Raff ’07 writes that low-income students deserve the same opportunity at success as their wealthier peers. More>

Lancaster Country Day: Lessons from Qatar and the Model UN
LNP, April 2, 2019
Lancaster Country Day’s Model United Nations class of 18 students traveled to Doha, Qatar, where they participated in The Hague International Model United Nations. More>

No more snow days? Legislation would allow schools to replace snow days with ‘flexible instructional days’
LNP, March 26, 2019
Assistant Head of School Todd Trout is interviewed about cyber snow days at LCDS. More>

Twin Valley falls to Lancaster Country Day
69News, March 25, 2019
Video: Lancaster Country Day defeated Twin Valley 15-4 in boys’ lacrosse at Twin Valley Middle School. More>

Women’s Symphony Association announces Lancaster County Youth Instrumental winners
LNP, March 19, 2019
Jonathan Helm ’20 took second place in the Women’s Symphony Association 2019 Youth Instrumental Competition. More>

Kierstan Lentz finishes 14th to lead L-L trio at PIAA Class 3A diving championships
LNP, March 15, 2019
At the District Three Class 3A diving championships, Evie Altland ’20 was 20th with a score of 238.65. More>

‘There’s no change happening unless we force it’: Lancaster County students rally for action on climate change in Penn Square
LNP, March 15, 2019
Mira Fritz ’28 spoke at the the Youth Climate Action Strike at Penn Square. More>

Senior reserve champion at 67th annual science fair tests bacteria-fighting power of nickel surfaces
LNP, March 15, 2019
Sophomore Arielle Breuninger is the 67th annual North Museum Science and Engineering Fair’s senior reserve champion. More>

Lancaster Country Day battles, falls short in PIAA second-round boys basketball playoff defeat
LNP, March 13, 2019
The Cougars finish the season with 20-5 overall record. More>

Lancaster Country Day takes down Sullivan County
ABC27, March 9, 2019
Lancaster Country Day earned a 55-35 win over Sullivan County. More>

After slow start, Lancaster Country Day boys pull away for 55-35 first-round state playoff win
LNP, March 8, 2019
District 3-1A champion Lancaster Country Day pulled away in the second half for a 55-35 victory. More>

[VIDEO]’L-L Basketball Update’ breaks down upcoming second-round PIAA playoff games and more
LNP, March 7, 2019
At timemarks 0:48 and 5:27, you can see video of LCDS girls and boys basketball district wins. More>

LNP announces finalists for its 61st spelling bee
LNP, March 6, 2019
Eighth-grader Rohon Duggal will represent LCDS at the 61st LNP Spelling Bee. More>

Here’s your 2018-19 L-L League girls basketball all-stars and Coaches of the Year
LNP, March 5, 2019
Ashanti Duncan ’19 is a section five first team All-Star. Annabelle Copeland is on the second team. More>

Here’s your 2018-19 L-L League boys basketball all-stars and Coaches of the Year
LNP, March 4, 2019
Andrew Williams ’19 is a section five first team All-Star, while seniors Lance Lennon and Luke Walling received honorable mentions. More>

Once again, Lancaster County high school – and some middle school – students amaze in Scholastic Art Awards and Lancaster Young Artists exhibit
LNP, March 3, 2019
Eighth-grader Grace Rutter has made a charming plate in gleaming black with gold zigzags. More>

Lower Dauphin boys, Lancaster Catholic and Lancaster Country Day girls win district titles
Fox43, February 28, 2019
Here is video of the girls’ district win. More>

Lancaster Country Day girls collect 1st District 3 basketball title
LNP, February 28, 2019
The final score: Lancaster Country Day 35, Greenwood 30, earning the first district title for the school’s girls program only 24 hours after the LCD boys accomplished the same feat. More>

Lancaster Country Day boys capture program’s first District 3 championship with 51-43 victory
LNP, February 28, 2019
First-year coach Jon Shultz said it didn’t take long for him to realize the Cougars had their sights set on district gold. More>

Lancaster Country Day wins 1A District title
ABC27, February 28, 2019
Lancaster Country Day won its first ever district basketball title defeating Halifax on Wednesday night. More>

Lancaster Country Day tops Halifax for District 3-1A boys basketball championship
PennLive, February 28, 2019
Lancaster Country Day erased an eight-point halftime deficit to come back and defeat Halifax 51-43. More>

Scholastics and Lancaster County Young Artists awards shows open Friday at Demuth Museum and Lancaster Museum of Art
LNP, February 28, 2019
Arielle B.’s ’21 award-winning photo is printed in the LNP article about local museums’ young talent display. More>

Lancaster Country Day girls book spot in District 3 Class 1A final
LNP, February 26, 2019
Lancaster Country Day (18-5) will face Greenwood In Thursday’s 4:30 p.m. district title tilt at the Giant Center. More>

Copeland, Duncan propel Lancaster Country Day girls to berth in district basketball semifinals
LNP, February 23, 2019
The Cougars had a lopsided 61-28 victory. More>

McCaskey’s Evie Altland wins District Three bronze, one of 3 L-L divers to earn PIAA berths
LNP, February 23, 2019
Evie Altland ’20, diving for McCaskey, claimed district bronze with a score of 382.15. More>

Lancaster Country Day boys advance to Class 1A basketball semis
LNP, February 22, 2019
The No. 3 Cougars advance into Monday’s semifinal game at home opposite No. 7 Greenwood. More>

From Green Book to paintings: History, art exhibits kick off Black History Month in Lancaster
LNP, February 1, 2019
The art exhibit opening today at the City Hall Gallery displays art by Lancaster Country Day School student Kaela Stankiewicz, among others. More>

Overtime goal lifts American Team over National Team in CPIHL all-star thriller
LNP, January 31, 2019
Jack Kiely ’19 is interviewed about the ice hockey All-Star game. More>

News about Lancaster County Educators
LNP, January 31, 2019
On his first trip to China and India as Lancaster Country Day School’s emissary, Head of School Steve Lisk experienced a taste of the rich cultural bounty open to students. More>

Some PA Schools offering at-home learning for students on snow days
Fox43, January 29, 2019
Assistant Head of School Todd Trout is interviewed about cyber snow days. More>

Vote for PennLive’s boys basketball player of the week for Jan. 21-27
PennLive, January 27, 2019
Drew Williams ’19 was nominated to be a PennLive Player of the Week. More>

Lancaster Country Day teacher Meghan Kenny announced as a PEN America Literary Award finalist
January 24, 2019
Meghan Kenny, a seventh-grade English teacher at Lancaster Country Day School, is a finalist in the 2019 PEN America Literary Awards for her debut novel “The Driest Season.” More>

Lancaster Country Day School overnight trips stress science and teamwork
LNP, January 22, 2019
Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders from Lancaster Country Day School were part of overnight trips in November that included hands-on life science and conservation lessons as well as bonding and team-building exercises. More>

L-L boys basketball notebook: 1,000-point scorers
LNP, January 20, 2019
Senior guard Andrew Williams ’19 surpassed 1,000 career points on Thursday. More>

CNN Newsroom Jan. 5
CNN, January 5, 2019
Heidi Rhodes Burakiewicz ’93, lead attorney for federal employees suing the White House during the government shutdown, is at time mark 24:07. More >

CPIHL Senior Spotlight: A Q&A with Lancaster Country Day’s Matt Gerace (Penn Manor)
LNP, January 4, 2019
Senior Matt Gerace plays ice hockey for the Penn Manor Comets. More>

DRC elections: ‘people aren’t just angry – they’re outraged’
BBC World Service
, December 27, 2018
Michael Deibert ‘92, author of “The Democratic Republic of Congo: Between Hope and Despair,” was interviewed on BBC World Service. More>

Gilbert’s golden goal lifts Penn Manor to CPIHL win over Annville-Cleona in overtime
, December 21, 2018
About his ice hockey game, Wes Gilbert ’20 said, “Everyone had energy after we scored the last goal (of regulation). I knew we would win the game as soon as we tied it up.” More>

Lancaster Country Day senior guard Andrew Williams no stranger to hard work
, December 20, 2018
Through his tireless work ethic, Drew Williams ‘19 has made himself into a versatile guard who can knock down a shot from just about anywhere, handle the rock, drive the lane and dish to teammates. More>

L-L Basketball Update show debuts with 3 things to know in girls, boys hoops this week
, December 19, 2018
LNP reporters stopped by girls and boys basketball practice for this online show. Time mark 4:27 for interviews with LCDS students. More>

In battle of L-L League’s newest programs, Lancaster Country Day girls cruise past Octorara
LNP, December 12, 2018
Country Day made quick work of Octorara on Tuesday, racing out to a 19-0 lead before the Braves got their first L-L League bucket. More>

L-L Field Hockey: 2018 Section Three All-Stars
LNP, November 13, 2018
The Lancaster-Lebanon League 2018 field hockey Section Three all-stars include McKayla Forman, Lauren Wassell, Annabelle Copeland, with honorable mentions Whitney Finney and Gaby Kuntz. More>

LCDS Honors Alumni Athletes
The Merchandiser, October 25, 2018
LCDS  inducted Nicolas Accomando ’00 and Jacqueline Smith ’03 into its Athletic Hall of Honor on Oct. 12. More>

Lancaster Country Day defeats Harrisburg Academy in penalty kicks to advance to District 3 boys soccer semifinals
LNP, October 25, 2018
The Boys Soccer Cougars advance to Saturday’s semifinal, scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at Hersheypark Stadium, opposite top-seeded Camp Hill (17-2). More>

Gardner nets both goals as Lancaster Country Day advances in District 3 girls soccer
LNP, October 23, 2018
“Radically outshot but not outplayed, Lancaster Country Day is moving on to the second round of the District Three Class 1A girls soccer playoffs.” More>

Lancaster Country Day blanks Lebanon in girls soccer contest
LNP, October 4, 2018
The Cougars (girls soccer) posted a 3-0 shutout win over Lebanon Wednesday afternoon to extend their winning streak to five in a row. More>

What’s the origin, history of high school mascots in the Lancaster-Lebanon League?
LNP, September 29, 2018
LCDS is included in this roundup of L-L league mascots. More>

A Salute to Women of Achievement
Lancaster County Magazine, October
Melisa Baez ‘04 is featured in this spotlight of high-achieving local women. More>

Octorara, Lancaster Country Day set to join L-L League field hockey fold
LNP, August 25, 2018
“Your rookie season in a new league, there’s a lot to learn,” Country Day coach Betsy Heim said, “but the Tri-Valley was a very competitive league. We’ve been tested, so we’ve just got to play up.” More>

Author Event to Focus on Teaching
Merchandiser, August 16, 2018
Glenn Whitman, co-author of the book “Neuroteach: Brain Science and the Future of Education,” spoke at Lancaster Country Day School on Aug. 16. More>

School Awards Scholarships
Merchandiser, August 16, 2018
LCDS awarded four $12,000 John A. Jarvis Merit Scholarships to area students. More>

10 central Pennsylvania golfers to watch in 2018
PennLive, August 14, 2018
Nick H.’19 was chosen by Penn Live as a Central Pa. golfer to watch. More>

Chris Wilson takes reins for Lancaster Country Day boys soccer as new chapter begins in L-L League
LNP, July 6, 2018
As Lancaster Country Day steps into a new era as one of the newest members of the Lancaster-Lebanon League, Chris Wilson, a longtime assistant at Hempfield, was hired to head the boys soccer program. More>

She conserves history one stitch at a time, from Washington’s battlefield tent to Thaddeus Stevens’ wig
LNP, June 28, 2018
Here is more on Virginia Whelan’s ’71  important role in conserving Washington’s tent. More>

Shultz steps in as Lancaster Country Day’s new boys basketball coach
, June 22, 2018
Jonathan Schultz, who served eight seasons as a junior varsity head coach/varsity assistant at Conestoga Valley, is thrilled to be a part of the Cougars’ inaugural L-L season. More>

Washington’s fragile battlefield flag goes on display for 4 days; This Lancaster native preserved it
LNP, June 14, 2018
Virginia Whelan ’71 played an important role in conserving Washington’s tent. More>

Lancaster author and teacher publishes well-received first novel, ‘The Driest Season’
LNP, May 27, 2018
English teacher Meghan Kenny is featured for her well-reviewed novel. More>

Country Day’s Rebert, Cedar Crest’s Muraika see seasons end on 1st day of PIAA tennis
LNP, May 25, 2018
Jonah Rebert’s second foray into PIAA tennis ended with a quarterfinal defeat. More>

Here’s your 2018 L-L League boys lacrosse all-stars
LNP, May 23, 2018
Matt Lane earned a place on the first team, while Adam Bricker, Bradley Fry and Wes Gilbert received honorable mention. Matt Lane also received All-American and L-L Academic All-Star status. The L-L Class Act Award went to Lucas Haggerty. More>

Lancaster Country Day School Class of 2018
LNP, May 23, 2018
Here is the list of our class of 2018. More>

Cougar boys lacrosse makes history in district playoff comeback win over Ephrata
LNP, May 15, 2018
This is boys lacrosse first district playoff win in the PIAA-sanctioned era of high school lacrosse, and the first playoff win of any kind under third-year coach Zach Lombardo. More>

Manheim Twp. based Central American Relief Efforts provides food, medicine and wheelchairs to Honduras
LNP, May 12, 2018
Rick Manix ’62, Bridget Keating ’07 and Andrew Appel ’65 traveled to Honduras to work on hurricane relief. More>

14 L-L League lacrosse alums on 10 college teams in NCAA playoffs
LNP, May 10, 2018
Alumni David Espenshade ’03 (coach at Yale), Caroline Kolva ’15 (Franklin & Marshall College) and Paige Brown ’15 (Bowdoin) College are in the NCAA lacrosse playoffs. More>

Here’s your 2018 L-L League girls lacrosse all-stars [list]
LNP, May 9, 2018
LCDS first team all-stars: McKayla Forman, Katie Kolva, Lauren Wassell; Second team: Emma Stover; honorable mention: Grace Gardner. More>

Cougars, Blue Streaks advance to finals of L-L girls lacrosse tournament
LNP, May 9, 2018
The Cougars were sound in every facet, took an early lead and rode it to a 17-8 victory. More>

Country Day’s Rebert places second in District 3 Class 2A boys tennis tournament
LNP, May 5, 2018
Jonah Rebert ’20 earned a silver medal. More>

Lancaster standouts move into semifinals of District 3 boys tennis tournament
LNP, May 4, 2018
Jonah Rebert ’20 said. “I played him in the district semis last year and it was similar — I came out really strong, then he put up a fight.” More>

Flower Power
Lancaster County Magazine, May, 2018
Elizabeth Weaver ‘98 is featured for her management of Lancaster Farmacy. More>

College Scene: E-town grad Stoner pitching like ace for Bloomsburg
LNP, April 28, 2018
Madison Kuhn ‘13 helped the Brown equestrian team capture four blue ribbons and put 13 performers in the top 13 at the Ivy Show on April 21 in Hanover, N.H. More>

St. John’s Episcopal Church in Marietta marking 150th anniversary by rededicating refurbished organ
LNP, April 27, 2018
William Messick ’19 repainted and stenciled the organ pipes of St. John’s Episcopal Church as part of his Eagle Scout project. More>

Briefly Noted “The Driest Season”
The New Yorker, April 9, 2018
In her novel “The Driest Season,” English teacher Meghan Kenny uses the extremes of rural life in a time of shortage and sadness to depict what it means to survive. More>

Lancaster Country Day/Lancaster Catholic boys press ahead for 14-7 lacrosse win over Cocalico
LNP, April 4, 2018
“Complacency” is what the Cougars are told to avoid at all costs. More>

Lancaster Country Day grad makes guitar-driven music with a ’90s feel
LNP, March 29, 2018
Wallace Gerdy ’13 just released her first single, “Sunny Monday,” which garnered comparisons to Sheer Mag, Liz Phair and Ron Gallo from WXPN’s The Key. More>

Wassell shines as Lancaster Country Day opens with girls lacrosse victory
LNP, March 29, 2018
“I thought we did a good job. It was our first game of the year. They scrapped and fought,” Coach Kolva said. More>

‘Go with your gut,’ says longtime student of taekwondo
Reading Eagle, March 27, 2018
Saharsh Talwar ‘20 believes that it is imperative for people to learn different self-defense methods in today’s environment due to the rise in school shootings and violence in the nation. More>

Cyber Days
Blue Ridge Cable, March 23, 2018
Head of School Steve Lisk explains that cyber days help students get ready for the real world and college. More>

College Scene: Township grad Lacy Smith does it all for Virginia softball
LNP, March 23, 2018
Grace Zechman ’16 and Bridget Umble ’14 are cited for their success on Sewanee’s and Hendrix’s NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse teams. More>

L-L Swimming: 2017-18 All-League teams
LNP, March 23, 2018
In swimming, Owen Woodard ’20 & Evie Altland ’20 earned places on the LL League All League team. More>

Will snow days soon become a thing of the past? They already are at Lancaster Country Day
LNP, March 23, 2018
Traditional snow days have for the most part been replaced by “cyber days,” during which students are given assignments online to complete by the next school day. More>

Lancaster Country Day boys fall fighting in Class 1A loss to Susquehanna
LNP, March 14, 2018
Lancaster Country Day bowed out with guns blazing in a 57-54 loss to Susquehanna in the second round of the boys Class 1A state tournament. More>

Two Novels, United by Troubled Daughters of Damaged Fathers
New York Times, March 12, 2018
English teacher Meghan Kenny receives a glowing review for her novel “The Driest Season.” More>

Lancaster Country Day boys basketball team earns historic first PIAA tourney win
LNP, March 9, 2018
The Cougars finished every bit as good as they started when facing Blacklick Valley in a PIAA opener Friday. More>

Lancaster Country Day boys advance to District 3 Class 1A basketball title game
LNP, February 27, 2018
In the District 3 1-A title game, fourth-seeded York Country Day (14-5) will take on second-seeded Lancaster Country Day (18-6). More>

3 L-L divers medal at District 3 championships, Elizabethtown’s Kierstan Lentz qualifies for states
LNP, February 24, 2018
Evie Altland ’20, who competes for McCaskey but attends Lancaster Country Day, posted her highest score on the final dive of the semifinals. More>

Duncan, Stankiewicz helping Lancaster Country Day build momentum heading into playoffs, then L-L League
LNP, February 13, 2018
The sophomore standouts, Ashanti Duncan and Kaela Stankiewicz, are helping push Lancaster Country Day’s team not only into the playoffs but, in less than a year from now, into the Lancaster-Lebanon League. More>

Lancaster Country Day’s Luke Walling hits 75 foot shot to beat the buzzer
CBS21, January 26, 2018
This video shows Luke Walling ’19 make an exciting 75 foot shot. More>

Author excites audience with original creative writing prompts
The Etownian, January 25, 2018
Elizabethtown College welcomed author, and LCDS English teacher, Meghan Kenny and held two events which featured her: a writing workshop and a reading from her books. More>

A life-saving obsession
Trinitonian, January 18, 2018
On the topic of fan fiction, fiction writing professor Andrew Porter’90 says that any type of writing is great. “Any time you’re engaging that part of your brain I think it’s wonderful,” Porter said. More>

GOP winter dinner launches 2018 election season in Lititz
Lititz Record Express, January 17, 2018
Jeff Bartos ‘90 is a lieutenant governor candidate on an unofficial ticket with Wagner and was the speaker at this year’s GOP winter dinner. LCDS is mentioned. More>

Palmieri paces Penn Manor in CPIHL win over Lampeter-Strasburg
LNP, January 11, 2018
In ice hockey action, Matt Gerace punched in the goal to extend the Comets’ lead to 5-3 with 6:51 remaining. More>

L-L Sports Update
LNP, December 21, 2017
The retirement after 30 years of Coach Dale Mylin from varsity boys soccer  is mentioned at timemark 18:40 of this online sports news program. More>

Boys Soccer: 5 Lancaster County players receive all-state recognition
LNP, November 21, 2017
Matt Lane ’18 received an all-state nod to cap the local boys soccer season. More>

Lancaster Country Day’s Nick Hooper leads list of Tri-Valley League Golf All-Stars, November 15, 2017
After leading the Tri-Valley League with a 78.75 scoring average, Lancaster Country Day junior golfer Nick Hooper garnered most valuable player honors Wednesday with the release of the league all-stars. More>

L-L Sports Update

LNP, November 9, 2017
Recent Athletic Hall of Honor recipients Phil Canosa ’03 and Ellen Simpson ’73 are featured at timemark 11:30. More>

‘Dream big’

Jewish Standard, October 26, 2017
Cheryl Weiner Rosenberg ’99 is running for city council in Englewood City, NJ. More>

Art & Social Justice: An Interview with Claire Salvo
Create! Magazine, October 24, 2017
Claire Salvo Schlissel ’07 talks about her recent art project REFUGE and the impact art can make on social justice in a politically trying time. More>

Inside the Joyfully Deranged Kitchen of Amy Sedaris
Eater, October 24, 2017
Mark Ibold ’80, former bassist for Pavement, was on the premier episode of TruTv’s At Home With Amy Sedaris. More>

Warriors’ Fassnacht wins PIAA East Region golf title in Fleetwood

LNP, October 16, 2017
In Class 2A, Lancaster Country Day’s Nick Hooper shot a 10-over, which tied for 12th, and will advance to states. More>

Lancaster Catholic girls volleyball program looks forward to L-L debut in 2018
LNP, October 6, 2017
The Crusaders’ volleyball program is comprised of a co-op between Lancaster Catholic and Lancaster Country Day. “It’s almost split evenly between Country Day and Catholic, so that’s another cool thing,” said senior Claire Rush, who attends Country Day. More>

Who’s News: Lancaster County hirings and promotions
LNP, September 18, 2017
Lancaster Country Day School has named Lou Castelli and David Lieb to its board of trustees for three-year terms. Castelli, of Lancaster, is a private capital markets investment banker with Chapman Associates. Lieb, of Birdsboro, is a corporate restructuring consultant. More>

A look at local teams in the District 3 boys soccer power rankings (Through Sept. 17)
LNP, September 18, 2017
LCDS boys soccer is the top team in class 1A. More>

County native Debby Dodds returns to sign copies of her book, “Amish Guys Don’t Call” 
LNP, August 13, 2017
Debby Dodds ’85 had an event at Aaron’s Books to sign copies of her novel, “Amish Guys Don’t Call.” More>

Local Xtreme girls lacrosse club team with 13 L-L players wraps up stellar summer season
LNP, July 20, 2017
Lancaster Country Day’s Lauren Wassell and Gabriela Nahm participated in the 2020 Xtreme Red lacrosse squad. More>

Passion for chemistry education has guided Eberlein’s volunteer efforts
Penn State News, July 14, 2017
Todd Trout, an administrator at Lancaster Country Day School who now runs the local Chemistry Olympiad, said he took over the task to honor Tom Eberlein. More>

Lancaster Country Day School graduate earns honorable mention in New York Times essay contest about rap music
LNP, June 25, 2017
Jack Zuckerman ’16 won an honorable mention in the New York Times student editorial contest in May for his essay arguing that rap should be taught in schools. More>

Rodale Institute offers fresh, organic produce with farm share program
69TVNews, June 24, 2017
Cynthia Cooperman James ’89 of the Rodale Institute is interviewed on TV. More>

6 more local lacrosse players to participate in prestigious national tournaments this summer
LNP, June 20, 2017
Wes Gilbert ’20 will be part of Connecticut’s Class of 2022 team at next month’s Brine National Lacrosse Classic in Richmond, Virginia. More>

Lancaster’s TEDxYouth tackled these 12 big ideas
LNP, June 18, 2017
Sarah Hafiz ’14 spoke at TedX Youth in Lancaster. More>
And the LNP Editorial Board praised her here. More>

Rodale Institute offers farm-share program to help make veggies affordable
69TVNews, June 11, 2017
Cynthia Cooperman James ’89 of the Rodale Institute in interviewed about the farm-share program (TV). More>

Lancaster native Espenshade reflects on his first year on Yale men’s lacrosse staff
LNP, June 1, 2017
David Espenshade ’03 is featured for his work with the Yale men’s lacrosse team. More>

Lancaster Country Day School Class of 2017 graduates and awards
LNP, May 31, 2017
Here is a list of our graduates. More>

 A Call to Action: Winners From Our Fourth Annual Student Editorial Contest
The New York Times, May 18, 2017
Jack Zuckerman ’16 earned Honorable Mention in this contest out of 7800 essays. His essay is “We Should Be Teaching Rap Music in Schools.” More>

Lancaster Country Day boys earn silver in PIAA team tennis championships
LNP, May 12, 2017
Coach Kit Fuderich said,”This was a year for us to grow. And my players have certainly grown a lot since the beginning of the season. Being here at states was a bonus. It’s been a privilege to play a team such as Sewickley.” More>

Lancaster Country Day boys top Wyomissing for District 3 Class 2A tennis crown
LNP, May 12, 2017
Lancaster Country Day swept the singles matches Thursday to wrap up the District Three Class 2A boys tennis championship at Hershey Racquet Club, ending the season unbeaten at 15-0. More> 

Manheim Township prevails with L-L girls lacrosse title after tight battle with Cougars
LNP, May 12, 2017
Lancaster Country Day/Lancaster Catholic certainly gave powerhouse Manheim Township a battle, but the Blue Streaks once again prevailed down. With a slideshow of the game. More>

Lancaster County students escort “Duck Family” to new home
WGAL, May 10, 2017
For many years, a “mama” duck has flown into Lancaster Country Day School’s courtyard to lay her eggs. Because the chicks are too young to fly out, the students and staff help the duck family through the school – and down a nearby stream. More>

Cougars and Manheim Township combine for 35 goals in cruising to L-L girls lacrosse semifinal wins
LNP, May 10, 2017
The L-L regular season runner-up Cougars (14-4) move on to Thursday’s L-L championship game, where they’ll meet L-L regular season champ and seven-time defending tourney champ Manheim Township (17-2). More>

Hempfield, Country Day advance to District 3 boys team tennis finals
LNP, May 10, 2017
In 2A, top-seeded Lancaster Country Day scored a 4-1 win over No. 4 Lancaster Mennonite on Tuesday. Country Day will face second-seeded Wyomissing at 3 p.m. Thursday for the championship. More>

Lancaster Country Day student is Eagle Scout
, May 8, 2017
Alexander DC Beidleman ‘20 earned his Eagle Scout rank. More>

Walk: Upcoming L-L League lacrosse tournaments chalk full of top-level talent
LNP, May 7, 2017
John Walk gives a summary look at local lacrosse talent, including LCDS students. More>

Here’s the full list of 130 L-L League lacrosse alums on college rosters in 2017
LNP, May 7, 2017
Check out this article to see a list of Country Day alumni playing college lacrosse. More>

Mennonite’s Wanner rolls to gold in District 3 Class 2A boys tennis
LNP, May 6, 2017
Jonah Rebert ’20, who qualified for states, is “a talented LCD freshman who will be heard from down the road.” More>

Column: Diversity can make your company better, stronger
LNP, April 25, 2017
Melisa Baez ’04,  director of the Women’s Business Center at ASSETS, co-authored an editorial about diversity in the workplace. More>

College Scene: Country Day grad Umble fills lacrosse net for Hendrix
LNP, April 15, 2017
Bridget Umble ’14 has a team-high 34 goals along with eight assists for 42 points at Hendrix College. More>

F&M English major returns as novelist for college’s Emerging Writers Festival
LNP, April 9, 2017
Middle School English Teacher Meghan Kenny will perform as part of the Emerging Writers Festival. More>

Horizons summer school teacher Anne Cyr wins national education award
LNP, April 7, 2017
Anne Cyr, who has served at Lancaster Country Day’s Horizons summer program since its inception in 2015, was awarded the Lyn McNaught Teacher Award last week at Horizons’ annual conference held in Greenwich, Connecticut. More>

2017 Stars on Ice tour: Q&A with Charlie White, Olympic ice dance gold medalist

Central Penn Parent, April 7, 2017
Lily D-L’17 took part in a Q&A with Olympic ice dance gold medalist Charlie White. More>

Eagle Scouts: Evan R. Charnoff, David A. Izzo

Reading Eagle, April 7, 2017
David A. Izzo, 17, son of Domenic C. Jr. and Linda L. Izzo, Wyomissing, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout project, Izzo built three composting bins for Lancaster Country Day School. More>

Forbidden love in ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at Lancaster Country Day
LNP, April 6, 2017
Lancaster Country Day School and Theater of the Seventh Sister are collaborating on a production of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” More>

Who’s News: Lancaster County hirings and promotions
LNP, April 2, 2017
Lancaster Country Day School has hired Jenny Kroncke and Paul Dillon in senior leadership positions. More>

Lancaster Country Day drops lacrosse co-op with McCaskey
LNP, March 31, 2017
LCD athletic director Austen Hannis said the decision to end its co-op with McCaskey High School in boys and girls lacrosse was two-fold. More>

Free Musical In Library
Hummelstown Sun, March 30, 2017
Sarah Frick will play the harp for the Endowment Trust of the Hershey Public Library. More>

Here’s your 2017 L-L League boys lacrosse team-by-team season previews
LNP, March 27, 2017
Lancaster Country Day junior long-stick midfielder Matt Lane is a player to watch. More>

California drought led to junior reserve champ’s evaporation experiment
LNP, March 24, 2017
For her winning experiment, Arielle B. ’21 put silver ping-pong balls in her grandfather’s food dehydrator to determine the temperatures at which the balls prevent water evaporation. More>

Manheim Twp. freshman’s device that tests if food is genetically modified wins North Museum Science & Engineering Fair
LNP, March 23, 2017
Arielle Breuninger, an 8th grader at Lancaster Country Day School, was named junior reserve champion. More>

After years of trying, Lancaster Country Day teacher finally breaks through and gets her 1st book published
LNP, March 19, 2017
Meghan Kenny, a seventh-grade English teacher at LCDS, will celebrate the publication of her first book, a collection of short stories titled “Love Is No Small Thing,” with a party on Saturday. More>

Here is a list of musicals Lancaster County high schools are performing
LNP, March 2, 2017
LCDS’ Romeo and Juliet is in this roundup of high school theater. More>

Cultivating Female Owned Businesses
WITF Smart Talk, February 14, 2017
Melisa Baez’04 discussed cultivating female-owned businesses in Central PA. More>

Artist Captures Striking Portraits Of Refugee Children Trump Would Turn Away
Huffington Post, February 6, 2017
Claire Schlissel Salvo’07 has photographed refugee children to showcase those who “stand to lose the most from Trump’s policies.” More>

Lancaster Country Day boys hoops overcomes 9-point second-half deficit to beat Mount Calvary
LNP, February 7, 2017
Tayler Eynon pumped in 21 of his game-high 31 points in the second half – 14 of them in the fourth quarter – to bring the host Cougars back against visiting Mount Calvary Christian. More>

Where George Washington Slept (Perhaps Not Well)
The New York Times, January 30, 2017
Gina Jarvis Whelan ’74, a textile conservator, gives details and insight into her work to preserve George Washington’s tent. More>

How this Penn Manor teacher makes school a place kids want to come, not have to come
LNP, January 30, 2017
Elizabeth Raff ’08 wants to do more than just teach kids about certain books. More>

Late-game woes cost East Juniata
The Sentinel, January 30, 2017
After holding the lead for most of the game, East Juniata collapsed late in the third quarter and Lancaster Country Day took advantage in a 41-34 Tri-Valley League girls basketball victory Friday. More>

Vote for PennLive’s boys basketball player of the week for Jan. 23-29
PennLive, January 29. 2017
Tayler Eynon ’17 is selected for player of the week for a third time this season. More>

Lititz, Lancaster teachers share Chinese New Year food traditions with students
LNP, January 26, 2017
LCDS is one of two school featured in a full-page color spread on their Chinese New Year celebrations. More>

Boys Hoops: Q&A with Lancaster Country Day’s new 1,000-point scorer Tayler Eynon
LNP, January 20, 2017
Tayler Eynon’17 talks about shooting his 1,000th point. More>

Candidates begin to emerge for Lancaster City Council
LNP, January 19, 2017
Noah Miller’04 is running for Lancaster City Council. More>

Boys Hoops: Watch Lancaster Country Day’s Tayler Eynon score his 1,000th point
LNP, January 15, 2017
Tayler Eynon’17 became the ninth student in LCDS history to shoot his 1,000th point. More>

Seventh-Grader Advances In Bee
Merchandiser, January 11, 2017
Seventh-grader Anjali Iyer of Silver Spring won the Lancaster Country Day School Geography Bee on Jan. 11. More>

Rose Bowl, parade a ‘twirler’s dream’ for Penn State’s Blue Sapphire, a Lancaster Country Day grad
LNP, January 2, 2017
Rachel Reiss ’14, the Blue Sapphire, performed at the Rose Bowl. More>

Meet the 2016 PennLive girls’ tennis all stars
PennLive, December 15, 2016
Amy Shields ’17 is a PennLive all star. More>

By unanimous vote, L-L League welcomes Lancaster Country Day as 26th full-time member
LNP, December 15, 2016
Welcome to the Lancaster-Lebanon League, Lancaster Country Day! More>

Son fixes clock at Lancaster train station in honor of late father
WGAL, December 8, 2016
Ryan Miller ’01 donated fixes to the train station clock so it always runs on time. More>

Skating Club Posts Holiday Show
Merchandiser, December 3, 2016
Lily D-L’17 plays Mary Poppins in The Red Rose Figure Skating Club production of “Disney Classics.” More>

Display Of Student Artwork Slated
Merchandiser, December 3, 2016
LCDS students will participate in The Demuth Museum’s 15th annual Art in a Box Exhibition through Friday, Dec. 30. More>

JLL Posts Author’s Luncheon
Merchandiser, December 3, 2016
Students from Lancaster Country Day School and Linden Hall, who were inspired by “An Invisible Thread,” are working on service learning projects in conjunction with the JLL to support Power Packs. More>

Alumni in Print
American Printer, November 16, 2016
Carson Beyl ’08 is featured by the Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation because she is a former scholarship recipient. More>

Business of the Year 2016

Central Penn Business Journal
, November 11, 2016
Oliver Feakins ’01, president of  Track5Media, won business of the year in the 1-50 employee category. More>

School Group Performs “Rumors”
Merchandiser, November 10, 2016
Lancaster Country Day School theater students showed off their comedic chops in “Rumors,” a farce that opened on Nov. 3 and ran for three nights. More>

Listen: John Walk talks to Miguel Jacome for Inspirational Athletes podcast
LNP, November 9, 2016
Miguel Jacome, a Lancaster Country Day student/McCaskey swimmer, chats about the obstacles he’s faced in and out of the pool as he works toward his dream of one day swimming in the Olympics for the U.S. or his native Colombia (a very real possibility for the 2020 Summer Games). More>

Matthew Lane is your PennLive boys soccer Player of the Week
PennLive, November 3, 2016
After a popular vote, Matt Lane won Player of the Week. More>

Lancaster Country Day to Put Wellness on Display
School Construction News, Sept/Oct 2016
The new LCDS athletic complex will support health and wellness in education. More>

Lane’s 2 goals lift Lancaster Country Day boys into 1A soccer semis

LNP, October 27, 2016
Junior Matt Lane drove in a head-ball pass from Mason Lee for the first of his two goals as the third-seeded Cougars (16-3-1) defeated the sixth-seeded Irish 3-0 Wednesday afternoon at Lancaster Country Day School. More>

WATCH: News 8 takes 13th District candidates ‘Back to School’
WGAL, October 26, 2016
The candidates for the 13th District of the Pa. State Senate came to Country Day for a forum with students. More>

LCDS Awards Scholarships

Merchandiser, October 8, 2016
Lancaster Country Day School (LCDS) awarded four $10,000 John A. Jarvis Merit Scholarships to area students. More>

Manheim Township’s Kuntz, Lancaster Mennonite’s Stillman hold District 3 golf leads
LNP, October 7, 2016
LCDS players Sarah Shi, Matthew Berkenstock and Nick Hooper made the 2A cut in the District 3 golf tournament. More>

Conserving George Washington’s Headquarters Tent
C-SPAN, October 6, 2016
Gina Jarvis Whelan ’74, a textile conservator, explains her work to preserve George Washington’s tent. More>

School To Honor Alumni Athletes
Merchandiser, October 6, 2016
Mary Wismer Porter ’01 and Alex Blickle ’11 will be inducted in the the LCDS Athletic Hall of Honor. More>

Girls soccer: Local Class A private schools wind down their seasons
LNP, October 6, 2016
In girls soccer, 
Lancaster Country Day sits second in the Tri-Valley League’s South division. More>

District 3 team golf: Catholic earns another AA crown, while Township is second in AAA
LNP, October 5, 2016
In the golf championship, Lancaster Country Day combined to shoot a 359 and took fourth place. Matthew Berkenstock led the team with an 85. More>

Los Angeles producer from Mount Joy writes film with her father about reality TV
LNP, October 2, 2016
Alan DeVitry ’72 has co-written a film with his daughter. More>

This Recent College Grad Is Running Across America
Buzzfeed, September 15, 2016
Chris Andrews ’12 is running across America to talk with people face-to-face. More>

Review: Have You Heard the One About the Grieving Daughter?
New York Times, September 8, 2016
Rya Kihlstedt ‘87 plays the mother in an Amazon TV series “One Mississippi.” More>

LCDS Lower School Transformed
Merchandiser, September 7, 2016
An audience of more than 600 people watched that official opening of Lancaster Country Day School’s renovated Lower School on Aug. 24. More>

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