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BS Class of 2021 Thread

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Replies to: BS Class of 2021 Thread

  • momof3swimmersmomof3swimmers Registered User Posts: 255 Junior Member
    Even PEA, who is notorious for not canceling, canceled today. It was their first day back and a lot of kids never made it back to campus. Of course the teachers handed out snow day assignments
  • queenmotherqueenmother Registered User Posts: 179 Junior Member
    My kid’s school cancelled classes today too.
  • carpoolingmacarpoolingma Registered User Posts: 403 Member
    Classes weren't cancelled here, though day students who didn't stay over in the dorms were excused. Our public schools and local colleges were all closed.
  • Nico.campbellNico.campbell Registered User Posts: 718 Member
    Choate didn’t cancel classes, although a lot of kids couldn’t fly in... it’s gonna be a rough Monday.
  • GMC2918GMC2918 Registered User Posts: 748 Member
    Well... classes at Cate were cancelled today & tomorrow due to mudslides!
  • CaliMexCaliMex Registered User Posts: 591 Member
    I wonder if the fire and now mudslides will affect applications to Cate and Thacher. Will fewer kids apply?
  • buuzn03buuzn03 Registered User Posts: 568 Member
    Oh my...California can't catch a break! X_X
  • CaliMexCaliMex Registered User Posts: 591 Member
    edited January 9
    Sigh...
  • ThacherParentThacherParent Registered User Posts: 811 Member
    edited January 9
    I don't think the fires or slides will have any effect at all on Thacher. The Thomas fire will have made the school safer for years to come and the mudslides have not (have never) impinged on the campus. In my recollection, the last major mudslides affecting Ojai were back around 2006 or 2007. I remember the Thacher students engaged in a lot of community service to help clean and protect the houses of the older residents of the community.
  • CaliMexCaliMex Registered User Posts: 591 Member
    It certainly hasn’t diminished our interest! If anything, we are impressed with how well Thacher responded to the fires and communicated with stakeholders. We were hoping it might discourage others since we know the odds of admission for a candidate that needs FA are really low, @ThacherParent
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