Scott Hayward watched as one of his students, Brendan Logan, sat down at a drum kit set up on the stage of the Stockbridge Theatre at Pinkerton Academy. Logan beat out a lively rhythm, which caused some of the students to put their hands over their ears. “That,” Hayward said, “is why we use a
Devin McMahon, a member of the Pinkerton Academy Student Council, remembers watching adviser John Breda add up the canned, boxed and bottled goods the Council collected on their Trick or Can drive Friday night. “We were all saying, ‘It looks like we’re going to make 700.’ Then Mr. Breda said, ‘You have 1,384.” The Council
After a round of clapping, the entire student body of Next Charter School exploded into its lounge area at the end of a school day. The area features the kind of spaces dear to a teen’s heart, including places to plug in a laptop, a sunken conversation pit, chairs and tables – and a refrigerator.