Head Of School

Len joined Saint Mary’s Hall as head of school on July 1, 2020. He has served independent schools with distinction for more than 25 years. His tenure has been hallmarked by a deep commitment to the quality of academic programming, the student life experience, and the long-term sustainability and growth of the institution.

 

"What impressed me about the Saint Mary's Hall community was its people. It is a caring community of dedicated faculty, engaged parents, and earnest students. SMH really lives out the idea of 'Know and Be Known.' Knowing students is how SMH best delivers on its promise to provide an unparalleled learning experience."

 

Len's Letters

Len's Letter from News From The Hall: October 23, 2023

During our chapel talks this semester, Dr. Brock has been speaking with our students about the fruits of the spirit: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Today, he led the students into a deeper examination of “love,” illustrating the lesson with the parable of the Good Samaritan, which asks us to ponder what it means to love our neighbor, and to ask ourselves, “who IS my neighbor?”

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Len's Letter from News From The Hall: October 12, 2023


Last week I was delighted to have the opportunity to speak to our parents at a Parents’ Circle coffee. I wanted to share the “how” of what we are doing at SMH.  I was eager to share with our community that, in describing our processes and how we go about designing the experience for our students, we consider everything we do as curriculum.  How we gather community, the programs we create, the design of the architecture and the campus —all of these, and not just what takes place in our classrooms—have a pedagogy and a learning outcome.

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Len's Letter from News From The Hall

Dear SMH Families, 

It has been so invigorating to welcome our community back and be constantly reminded of what terrific students we have at Saint Mary’s Hall. Their response to the start of the year has been overwhelmingly enthusiastic, and I particularly enjoy hearing their feedback.  One student observed, “There’s a different vibe this year. And I like it!”...

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Len's Letter from News From The Hall

Dear SMH Families, 

This past week, I had the great pleasure of attending the ISAS Arts Festival, which was held at All Saints Episcopal in Fort Worth.  Having heard so many positive stories about past festivals, including the one we hosted in 2016, I was so impressed with the scale of the event, its purpose of showcasing student art, and most of all, our own students’ performances and works of art...

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