Thursday, June 1, 2023


Boarding School Era essays from South High’s All Nations ProgramSouth High teacher Laura Yost Manthey’s 9th and  10th grade students in the All Nations Program have been studying the boarding school era, including reading “The Good Path” by Thomas Peacock and Marlene Wisur, and watching the film “Where the Spirit Lives.” Below are excerpts from some of the essays the students wrote expressing their thoughts and feelings about what they learned. To read all the essays, see: