Giving Circles

Gifts to the Annual Campaign are acknowledged in the following gift levels:

Emmet House Circle

Benefactors $20,000 or more
Sustainers $10,000 – $19,999

Weathervane Circle

Founders $5,000 – $9,999
Leaders $1,942 – $4,999
Patrons $1,000 – 1,941

Hill Circle

$500 – $999
$250 – $499
$100 – $249
All gifts are listed in the annual report unless anonymity is requested.

Scholarship and Special Funds

List of 12 items.

  • Beulah Hepburn Emmet Scholarship

    Beulah Hepburn Emmet, the founder of High Mowing School, was extraordinarily generous in supporting students with financial needs. In honor of that legacy, this fund was established to assist students who, because of financial need, would not otherwise be able to attend High Mowing School.
  • Ann Friedl Scholarship

    Ann Friedl was one of the founding teachers of High Mowing School who loved and was loved by generations of alumni/ae. At her request, this fund was established to primarily assist the children and grandchildren of High Mowing School alumni/ae.
  • Sandy Brooks Scholarship

    In memory of High Mowing teacher Sandy Brooks, this fund is used to assist present High Mowing students with financial need who show good academic and social standing. Seniors will be given first consideration.
  • Robert Pittman Scholarship

    This fund is to be used in the spirit of Robert Pittman, to support students who demonstrate a strong interest in forestry, woodworking, agriculture and/or the Naturalist Program.
  • Diversity Scholarship

    This fund was established to create and support diversity within the High Mowing School student body.
  • David ANDERSON '96 Cabin Fund

    Established in memory of David ANDERSON '96 (who built the actual cabin located at HMS and inspired the creation of the student peace and justice group) this fund supports the work of "The Cabin" through educational lectures and materials, seminars and programs. The Cabin is dedicated to the study and action of peace, justice, ecology and non-violent social change.
  • Geraldine ROSSÉ Mathews '49 and Gwendolyn MATHEWS Greenway '81 Fund

    This fund is used to assist High Mowing School with cultural events, primarily those related to literature and poetry.
  • High Mowing Music Fund

    Established in memory of David ANDERSON '96, a lover of music, gifted cellist and remarkable member of the High Mowing Community. The fund provides scholarships and supports music events in the local community.
  • Abby YANDELL '10 Scholarship

    The Abby YANDELL ’10 Scholarship honors Abby's memory by providing assistance to deserving Pine Hill Waldorf School graduates with financial need who are continuing their education at High Mowing School.
  • Scholar-Athlete Scholarship

    This fund provides financial assistance to deserving High Mowing School seniors who are matriculating at an accredited college or university upon graduation from High Mowing School. Funds awarded may be used to assist in meeting the costs of continuing their education.
  • David BLACKMER '45 Science Fund

    This fund is established in the memory of David BLACKMER '45 and supports science education at High Mowing School through funding science related programming, purchasing science equipment and subscriptions to scientific publications, and offering scholarships for students to attend non-HMS science programs and teachers to obtain professional development.
  • Land Stewardship Fund

    Your gift to the Land Stewardship Fund will help High Mowing to fulfill its obligations as stewards of the land. By the end of 2014, we expect that 154 acres of the High Mowing campus will be permanently preserved in a conservation easement. Included in this are 101 acres of pristine agricultural and forest land, the purchase of which has been made possible in part by donors to the Campaign for Frye Field.

Special Funds

Gifts to the Fund for High Mowing may be restricted for specific use. The following funds may be designated or you may wish to restrict the fund for a particular purpose that matches your giving goals or personal interests. Contact Jan Kingsbury, (603) 654-9408 ext. 105, to discuss restricted gift opportunities. We are happy to accept your online gift.

High Mowing School

222 Isaac Frye Highway, Wilton NH 03086
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