Most Recent Upper School News



Upper School Families,

Happy Mothers Day to all the Mothers out there! We hope your family is showing you much appreciation for all that you do for them. Speaking of appreciation, thank you to all of the individuals who showed appreciation for our faculty, administration and staff during Teacher Appreciation Week last week. PACA joined in the fun with heartfelt notes, candy, coffee and treats throughout the week. Check out some of the photos on the PACA Facebook feed here.

Key Dates for the Next Two Weeks:

  • Week of May 10th: AP Exams Continue
  • Wednesday, May 12th, 8:15am: Final Parent Forum. Details below
  • Sunday, May 16th: Senior Scavenger Hunt
  • Sunday, May 16th: MOSAIC End of Year Celebration
  • Saturday, May 22nd: Prom!

Looking Further Ahead:

  • May 28th: US Honors Assembly
  • May 31st: Memorial Day. No School
  • June 1st – 4th: Final Exams
  • June 1st: Math 8am & History 12pm (freshman only)
  • June 2nd: Science 10am
  • June 3rd: World Language 10am. Make-up exams 1:30pm
  • June 4th is reserved for make-up exams and appeals testing
  • June 4th: End of 2020-2021 School Year!
  • June 7th: Graduation
  • June 16th: Final Grades Released


PACA Parent Forum: On Wednesday, May 12th at 8:15am, we will hold our final Parent Forum of the year via Zoom webinar. We will highlight what PACA has accomplished during this atypical year. Then, we will announce the ’21-’22 PACA leadership slate for approval, and introduce your new PACA Co-Presidents: Robin Hammond and Jennifer Nester!!

Hope you can log in and join the meeting. The Zoom webinar code will be sent to all parents on Tuesday.

Viking Corner: The April sale is still extended! Come in and shop or shop online! There is limited time to stock up on Viking gear before the store closes for the summer! vikingcorner.org


Upper School Upcoming Activities and Events are listed in the most recent blog post on the left side of this web page and are identified on each of the grade-specific google calendars.

Links and Contacts

Head of Upper School – Cory Izokitis
Dean of Upper School – Pascal Losambe
Dean of Studies – Craig Dow
Registrar – Jennifer Lange

US PACA Parents – Molly Carlin & Jane Yakam ( (Open MySchoolApp for contact information))

Upper School Staff profiles/contact information

Viking Corner Store
Service Board
Lands’ End
Upper School Course Description Guide
Back-to-School Letter from Head of Upper School
Medical and Athletic Forms Reminder
Online Bookstore
Instructions for Ordering Textbooks
Commencement Seating, DVDs & Photos
Internships and Summer Enrichment Program
Upper School Student Handbook
iPad Loan Agreement

US Buildings in maroon below: High School (5), Counseling (6)