Young Alumni Offer High School Advice

Dozens of young alumni returned to Baker on Nov. 11 to reconnect with their former teachers and talk with seventh- and eighth-grade students about what to expect and how to succeed in high school, from admissions and academics to connecting with teachers and meeting new friends.

Thanks to alumni Helen Baker, Owen Baker, Max Baliga, Benjamin Ballmer, Nora Batko, Maia Bhattacharyya, Harper Bischoff, Haddie Broughton-DeLong, Kurt Bruggeman, Gia Calbaza, Louisa Carman, Andrew Cubitt, Kenneth Fox, Jacob Glassman, Frances Haight, Sophia Haight, Elsa Harbison, Daisy Hernandez, Elvis Hernandez, Leah Jablo, Zoe Kruse, Michael Lazenby, Katie LeBlanche, Zoe Makagon, Jason McCauley, Isabel Miller, Rebecca Miller, Violet Moyer, Simone Nagan, Lia Nelson, Ava Norman, Ceridwyn Quaintance, Zinnia Schwartz, Jesse Shufro-Zletz, Seth Steinberg, Sage Tirotta, Christopher Werner, and Sophia Zanussi for joining us.

High schools represented by the alumni included Beacon Academy, Chicago Academy for the Arts, Evanston Township High School, Jones College Prep, Lincoln Park High School, Loyola Academy, and Regina Dominican High School.