Category Archives: Achieve

Achieve Open House

Achieve students talk with a visitor at the open house. Attendees visited classes and attended a Q&A with new director Nora Dowley-Liebowitz.

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Achieve Speaker Series

Joy Haywood Moore, former deputy head of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG), visits Achieve as part of the Friday Speaker Series. Moore talked about her experience working in South Africa and inspired Achieve students to get out their … Continue reading

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My Dream, My Future

Achieve students “pack their suitcases” for the future.  The “My Dream, My Future” project helps students identify their short-term and long-term goals and think of steps to accomplish their dreams.

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Going Once, Going Twice

Cheers of “‘Tis the Season” are right around the corner! One lucky bidder will enjoy Christmas Stroll Weekend on Nantucket, while staying at a spectacular island residence, courtesy of a generous Nobles family. The once-in-a-lifetime weekend getaway is one of … Continue reading

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Governor Patrick Meets Achieve Students at Nobles

Governor Deval Patrick speaks to Achieve students at Noble and Greenough School. Achieve is an academic enrichment program for urban students in Boston.

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A Tough Egg to Crack

Nobles staff member Tessy Smith P’11 ’13 ’15 (left) attended an Achieve Open House, where she watched students conduct several experiments in science class. These three students are testing the amount of weight four egg shells can hold before breaking.

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Say Cheese, Achieve!

Achieve students, faculty and staff piled into Morrison Forum for an all-program photo. The group has been all smiles all summer.

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Undivided Attention

Assistant Director of Achieve Jody McQuillan works one-on-one with an Achieve student. When students aren’t studying or preparing for their demanding math, science and English classes, they enjoy enrichment activities like dance, drama and rocket club, or head to the … Continue reading

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Dancing in the Forum

Achieve students participate in Dance, one of several afternoon enrichment programs.

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