Life After King
King graduates thrive in college and rise to the top of any field or industry.
Powered by their curiosity and guided by dedicated and expert educators, our students learned and learned how to learn. Armed with all the necessary skills that they will need in their lives beyond King, they leave ready to tackle the next chapters of their lives. Our students strive to make an impact as bold, curious, and imaginative leaders and change-makers. By the time they graduate, they are better prepared to better the world.
Meet some of our graduates who are achieving great success in a wide range of areas including STEM, arts, athletics, politics, humanitarianism, and International Relations.
Varsity Girls Volleyball looks to secure their next FAA championship on Friday, November 10, and Cross Country competes in their final race of the season on Saturday, November 11. In postseason play, Viking soccer players take the field in All-Star games this weekend. Finally, National Letters of Intent were signed this week by Sylvia Freidenrich ’24 and Jonathan Decker ’23.
The Viking spirit proved to be stronger than any rainfall. Despite uncooperative weather, Homecoming 2023 at King School was a Viking-sized celebration, complete with school spirit, alumni pride, and community fun. See videos, photos, and read more about this great community event.
Keynote Speaker Kevin Pierre-Louis KLHT '10 Delivers a Message of Resilience, Adaptability, and Self-Belief
The Class of 2023 was treated to an inspirational keynote address by NFL linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis during the Commencement Ceremony on Friday, June 2. The renowned athlete, a King Low-Heywood Thomas (KLHT) alumnus from the Class of 2010, delivered a heartfelt message of resilience, adaptability, and self-belief.
American football linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis KLHT ’10 spoke about his journey to the NFL, including King and Coach Gouin's impact on him, in the Houston Texans' video series My Football Story.
The Class of 2023 welcomed 22 alumni representing many industries, including law, education, technology, finance, performing arts, athletics, and more, to campus for Career Day on Monday. After an introduction in the Performing Arts Center, students convened in small groups for open discussion with the alumni. The annual event provided the soon-to-be graduates with valuable insight into life after King, including personal and professional advice for living a fulfilling life.
King School is excited to announce that John Russell ’22 has been awarded the Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity for his work through King’s Advanced Science Program for Independent Research and Engineering (ASPIRE). His work with ASPIRE led to an internship at Yale during his junior and senior years at King.
Congratulations to the more than 40 upper school student-athletes who were presented with team awards and selected for postseason recognition this fall.
Music, laughter, and bells rang across the King School campus as 91 members of the Class of 2022 received their graduation diplomas and celebrated the strength of their community among family and friends during this year’s Commencement ceremony on Friday, June 3.
King School is pleased to announce Julie Sheetz ’03 as this year’s Commencement keynote speaker.
Julie Sheetz currently serves as the Chief of Staff for Indo-Pacific Security Affairs in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. In this role, Sheetz oversees an organization of nearly 100 people that provides the Secretary of Defense with policy recommendations and advice spanning the management of the United States’ treaty alliances and partnerships in the Indo-Pacific region.