Liggett School News

List of 5 news stories.

  • Teachers are the Students During Summer Break

    Liggett teachers were busy this summer — learning, sharing their expertise and getting ready for the new school year. Here’s a look at how some of them spent their summer vacations. 
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  • Interim Head Continues Liggett's Momentum

    Bart Bronk has been named interim head of school effective July 1, 2017, following the retirement of longtime Head of School Joseph P. Healey. Below is a link to a story that appeared about Bronk in the Grosse Pointe News.

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  • French Students are Honored

    Four students at Liggett were honored at the War Memorial for their outstanding performance in French this year at the annual Distribution des prix of the Alliance Française de Grosse Pointe.

    The recipients were Liggett students Daniel McMann (not pictured), Dylan Ponman, Andrew Backer and Tamara Ajjour.

    In addition to the awards, Tamara received a scholarship from the Alliance Française for her first year of study at the University of Michigan. She plans to study French.
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  • History Teacher Honored With National Award

    Adam Hellebuyck, an Upper School history teacher at University Liggett School, has been selected as the national winner of the 2017 Daughters of the American Revolution “Outstanding Teacher of American History” contest.
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  • Liggett Students Perform on Broadway

    Liggett senior Antonio Cipriano was one of six finalists to receive a $2,500 scholarship during the National High School Musical Theater Awards program — also known as Jimmy Awards, held on Broadway this summer. Tony, along with Liggett senior Catherine Elliot, were just two of only 74 high school students in the country to be nominated to attend — and the only two students who attended from Michigan. 
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University Liggett School, a top Metro Detroit private, independent school, is located at 1045 Cook Road Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236 313-884-4444