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Aixin "Vicky" Cheng ’19, a senior music major at Walnut Hill has brought the "Back to BACH" project to Natick by organizing presentations with fellow Walnut Hill music students at two different local elementary schools.
- Back to Bach
- Walnuts Give Back
In honor of our 125th Anniversary, we are welcoming Berklee College of Music President, Roger H. Brown, as our commencement speaker this June.
- Berklee College of Music
The Walnut Hill Music Department wrapped their final performance of the Spring Opera production, Odyssey, on March 31. Commissioned by the Glimmerglass Festival in 2015, this youth opera features a cheerful, lyrical score by Ben Moore and a cleverly rhymed libretto by Kelley Rourke.
- Scholastic Art and Writing
All students commit to a full-time, college-preparatory curriculum in addition to studies in their elected arts concentration.
95% of our senior class matriculates to a four-year degree program directly after graduation.
Among our alumni working in the arts, we are pleased to count television and Broadway actors, multiple Princess Grace Award winners, published novelists, Grammy Award–winning musicians, fashion designers, and other notables.
Our students benefit from the more individualized attention afforded by a 6:1 student-faculty ratio.
Our student population represents 31 of the United States and 17 countries.
Located just 17 miles— a 30-minute car or train ride—from downtown Boston, Walnut Hill offers access to the rich educational, cultural, and recreational offerings of a world-class city.