Clubs at CH-CH Provide Growth Opportunities Outside of the Classroom

 

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Clubs at CH-CH
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An experienced educator, Cory Olcott holds an undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and advanced degrees from both Stanford University and Harvard University. Cory Olcott draws on his background and training to serve as an educator at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School (CH-CH), where his responsibilities include overseeing the school’s student clubs.

Located in Waltham, Massachusetts, CH-CH is a college preparatory school that offers its students opportunities to pursue interests outside of the classroom. School-sponsored clubs run the gamut of interests from gardening to improv. CH-CH also maintains groups like the Students of Color Alliance and the Gay/Straight Alliance, through which members can discuss and raise awareness about issues facing these groups.

In addition to fostering an inclusive environment, CH-CH’s clubs help students to develop their talents, forge relationships, and build confidence and self-esteem. Joined with CH-CH’s academic curriculum, the clubs aim to shape students into well-rounded members of society.