St. Johnsbury Academy has lost a figurehead with the passing of beloved longtime Headmaster Bernier Mayo. Mr. Mayo graduated from the Academy in 1956 and rejoined the school as an English teacher in 1964. He became English department chair in 1968 and continued teaching English throughout his time as Headmaster, which spanned twenty years from July 1981 until June 2001. After his retirement, he served on the Academy Board of Trustees from 2002 through 2016.
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When it comes to baseball, his stats from the recently-concluded high school season say it all. The numbers spoke loudly enough to catch the attention of USA TODAY, which named the 2016 St. J Academy grad its Vermont Baseball Player of the Year.Read more about Eamonn McCabe Named Caledonian-Record's Baseball Player of the Year
Laurence LeBlanc '14 is working on a crowdsourcing campaign for her "Art for Global Health" project, to benefit the people she met in Laos and India while on an Academy trip to Southeast Asia.Read more about Art for Global Health by Laurence Leblanc '14
Chip Langmaid '80 was named Vermont girls High School Coach of the Year by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on August 3, 2015.Read more about Chip Langmaid '80 honored by coaches association
On Saturday, August 1, 2015, the 62nd edition of the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl will kick off on the campus of Castleton State College in Castleton, Vermont. Game time is 5:30 p.m.Read more about Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, August 1