||Notable School Alumni (Sample)
|Bishop's College School
- Hartland de Montarville Molson - was an Anglo-Quebecer statesman, Canadian Senator and a member of the prominent Molson family of brewers.
- Jake Ebert - was a film producer, executive and financier. He was known for risk-taking and producing a consistently high caliber of movies including such award-winning titles as Chariots of Fire (1981, uncredited), Gandhi (1982), and Dances with Wolves (1990).
- Philip Michael Ondaatje - is a Sri Lankan-born Canadian novelist and poet. He won the Booker Prize for his novel The English Patient, which was adapted into an Academy Award-winning film.
- Reginald Aubrey Fessenden - a naturalized American citizen born in Quebec, Canada, was an inventor who performed pioneering experiments in radio, including early—and possibly the first—radio transmissions of voice and music.
- Raymond C. Setlakwe - is a Canadian entrepreneur, lawyer, and former senator.
- Norman Eric Webster - is a Canadian journalist: a former editor-in-chief of The Globe and Mail and The Gazette.
- Tom Nütten - is a former American football guard who played eight seasons in the National Football League with the St. Louis Rams.
- David Anthony Stuart Atkinson - was a Canadian baritone and New York Broadway actor/singer.
- General Andrew George Latta McNaughton - was a Canadian scientist, army officer, cabinet minister, and diplomat.
- Paul Almon - is a Canadian former television and motion picture screenwriter, director and producer, and since 1990 has been a novelist.
|Choate Rosemary Hall
- Adlai Stevenson ’18 - former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
- John F. Kennedy ’35 - 35th President of the United States
- Edward Albee ’46 - Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright
- Robert D. McCallum Jr. ’64 - former U.S. Ambassador to Australia
- Glenn Close ’65 - Emmy, Tony and Golden Globe Award-winning film and stage actress
- Victoria J. Nuland ’79 - current U.S. State Department spokesperson, former U.S. Representative to NATO
- Paul Giamatti ’85 - Emmy Award-winning broadway and film actor
- Angela Ruggiero ’98 - fourtime Women’s Olympic Ice Hockey Champion
- Chris Denorfia ’98 - center fielder for the San Diego Padres
- Josephine Pucci ’09, Hilary Knight ’07 and Julie Chu ’01 - members of the 2012 U.S. Women's National Ice Hockey Team
- Sky Dayton - Founder of EarthLink and founder and chairman of Boingo Wireless, and a technology investor/entrepreneur.
- Thad Corea - Drummer (Wild Colonials; Blue Man Group); Jaguar Recording Studio
- Arwen Dayton - Author
- Natasha Gray - Artist/sculptor
- Vivian Gray - Actress (Dread)
- Sylvan Lionni - Artist
- Melissa McPhail - Author
- David O'Donnell - Actor/producer/writer: Air Force One; NCIS; Days of Our Lives
- Eduardo Olmos - Mayor of Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
- Doug Rappoport - Lead guitarist (Edgar Winter)
- David Rohde - New York Times investigative journalist
- Rufus Porter - painter and founder of Scientific American
- Spaulding Gray - actor and playwright
- Marcus Nash - U.S. olympic nordic ski racer
- James Farrington - US representative from New Hampshire (1828-1831)
- Sasha Rearick - U.S. Ski Team Men's Head Alpine Coach
- Eric Bach - Member of Modern Gypsies: Compassionate Adventurerers
- Brian Blake - Former CEO of Gucci, Prada, and Burberry
- Arn Chorn-Pond - Cambodian refugee, founder of Cambodian Living Arts, and subject of the Emmy-nominated documentary The Flute Player.
- James Baker III '48 - Former Secretary of State
- Norman Pearlstine '60 - Editor-in-chief of Time, Inc
- Tobias Wolff '64 - Stanford University professor and critically acclaimed author of Old School
- Oliver Stone '64 - Academy Award-winning producer/director
- Peter S. Rummell '63 - Chairman and CEO of the Florida real estate and development firm the St. Joe Co.
- Clark Hoyt '60 - Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Washington editor of Knight Ridder/Tribune Information Services
- Lamar Hunt '51 - Businessman, owner and founder of the Kansas City Chiefs and a creator of the American Football League
- Tom Wolf '67 - Governor-elect of Pennsylvania (2014)
- G.T. Gunhus - 4 Star General and head of Military Chaplains during 9/11
|Lake Forest Academy
- Jean Harlow - Actress
- Bix Biederbecke - Jazz cornet player
- Bradley Russell Weinberger, - Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice
- Bill Ayers - Political activist and professor at the University of Chicago
- David Bradley - Film director
- Bill Schulz - Panelist, writer, and producer on Fox News Channel's late night show, Red Eye w/ Greg Gutfeld
- Judy Baar Topinka - Former Illinois State Treasurer
- Frances Perkins - First female Secretary of Labor
|Maine Central Institute
- Peter Cianchette - Former United States Ambassador to Costa Rica and Businessman
- Caron Butler - NBA basketball player
- Sam Cassell - NBA basketball player
- Paul Rieckhoff - Founder of IAVA(Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans Association)
- Khano Smith - Professional Soccer
- Ted Turner '56 - CNN Founder
- Howard Baker '43 - Former Senate Majority Leader, White House Chief of Staff, and Ambassador to Japan
- Jon Meacham '87 - Editor of Newsweek and best-selling author
- Bill Brock '49 - Former Senator and Secretary of Labor
- James Killian '21 - Former President of MIT
- Ralph McGill '17 - Pulitzer Prize winning editor of the Atlanta Constitution
- Zach Wamp '76 - Current member of the House of Representatives
- Carroll Campbell '58 - Former Governor of South Carolina
- John M. Belk '39 - President of Belk Department Stores Inc.
- Olin Mills II '48 - Chairman of the Board, Olan Mills Inc.
|Ojai Valley School
- Barbara B. Smith (L35) - Ethnomusicologist, Professor Emeritus of Music, University of Hawaii
- Robert Erburu (L46) - Former Chairman of the Board and CEO, Times Mirror
- Michael Mondavi (L58) - Founder, Folio Wine Partners
- Jeffrey Hyland (L63) - President, Hilton & Hyland, architectural historian and author
- John Slavik (L66, U69) - Owner, Pinnacle Holdings, Inc.
- Keith Carradine (U67) - Actor, composer, musician
- David Lazarus (L74, U78) - American business and consumer columnist for the Los Angeles Times
- Bruce Sommers (L79) - President of Sincbox Media
- Mari Holden (L84, U88) - 2000 Olympic silver medalist, cycling
- Tiana Coudray (L02,U06) - 2012 London Olympics, 2010 winner, USEA Gold Cup Series CIC3* division, Galway Downs International Horse Trials
|Saint John's Preparatory School
- Senator Eugene McCarthy - 1932 -
- Senator David Durenberger - 1951 -
- Sossina Haile, Ph.D. '83 - Ms. Haile was named by Newsweek among twelve prominent individuals to watch in 2008 for her work on developing a new type of fuel cells, which produce energy through chemical reactions; their chief emission is pure water.
- Jennifer Waldron, Ph.D. ’92 - Ms. Waldron is an Assistant Professor and conducting research at the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Rapids’ School of Health, Physical Education and Leisure Services.
- Anton Bacardi ’70 -
- Emilio Bacardi ’68 -
- Abbot John B. Klassen, OSB '67 - Abbot of Saint John's Monastery, Collegeville, MN
- Julius C. Smith ’48 - Lawyer and founder of the Minnesota Renaissance Fair
- Judge R. A. (Jim) Randall ‘58 -
|San Marcos Academy
- Lee Hage Jamail - Philanthropist, educator
- James Wittliff - chemistry
- Paul Pena - USMA, Captain-US Army, KIA, Afghanistan
- Chaz Matses - Founder and Designer for clothing line Vicious History
|Saint Michaels University School
- Steve Nash '92 - Two-time NBA MVP, founder and president of the Steve Nash Foundation for growing health in kids
- Stewart Butterfield '91 - Co-founder of Flickr
- Kenneth Oppel '85 - Award-winning author
- Manoj Sood '81 - Star of CBC's hit show
|Bishop Strachan School
- Lin Chi-Ling (Class of 1993) - Taiwanese Model and Actress
- Dr. Joan WHITTEN Miller (Class of 1976) - Macular Degeneration Specialist, Harvard Medicine
- Valerie PRINGLE (Class of 1971) - Canadian television host and journalist
- Margaret WENTE (Class of 1968) - Columnist for The Globe and Mail
- Veronica TENNANT (Class of 1964) - Prima Ballerina at the National Ballet Company
- Margot NUNNS Northey (Class of 1957) - Former Dean of Queen's School of Business
- Ann SOUTHAM (Class of 1955) - Famous Canadian Composer
- Beatrice Helen WORSLEY (Class of 1939) - First female computer scientist in Canada
- Margaret Campbell (Class of 1930) - Municipal and Provincial Politician
- Emily MURPHY (Class of 1886) - Canadian Women's Wrights Activist, the British Empire's first female judge and one of the Famous Five
|Brook Hill School
- Sang Joon Lee - One of first boarders in our program now attends Lehigh University
- Brittany Sherman - First Valedictorian graduated Wellesley 2006
- So Hyun Park - Valedictorian 2007, graduated Wellesley
- Kira Langsjoen - National Merit Scholar, Salutatorian 2007, attending Texas A & M
- Aaron Clements - Graduated Honor student, Texas Tech University
- Aaron Swink - Charter student, Graduated Law at Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University
- Harry Stuhldreher '21 - Four Horsemen of Notre Dame, Member of the American Football League
- Carroll - ESPN Commentator and Historian
- Bob Mathias '49 - Olympic Gold Medalist Decathlete
- Marshall Goldberg '64 - Director, Author
- Jack Hanna '65 - Zoologist
- Daryll Clark '95 - Former NFL Quarterback
- Curtis Enis '05 - Former NFL Running Back
|Loomis Chaffee School
- George Schultz '38 - Former Secretary of State
- Ella T. Grasso '36 - Former Governor of Connecticut
- Arthur Ochs Sulzberger '45 - New York Times Chairman
- Henry R. Kravis '63 - Financier; founding partner, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
- James Widdoes '72 - Actor, writer, and producer
- Gretchen Ulion '90 - 1998 Winter Olympic Games US women's ice hockey Olympic gold medalist
- John D. Rockefeller III '25 - Successful businessman and philanthropist
- Winthrop Rockefeller '31 - Former governor of Arkansas
- Jason Wu '01 - Fashion designer (designed First Lady Michelle Obama's inaugural ball gown and other pieces for the first lady)
- Frank Bruni ’82 - Journalist, The New York Times and the New York Times Magazine
|Williston Northampton School
- Steve Porter ’97 - PorterHouse Media produces ESPN video mashups
- G.P. Gromacki ’89 - Led Amherst College women's basketball team to the NCAA Division III championship, named Coach of the Year by D3hoops.com.
- William S. Clark - UMass/Amherst President
- Winthrop Crane - 40th Governor of Massachusetts, U.S. Senator
- Brad Hall ’75 - Actor, producer, writer. Saturday Night Live Weekend Update anchor
- Patrick Rissmiller - Professional hockey player, NHL NY Rangers forward
- George Crockett Strong, Class of 1851 - U.S. Civil War General
- Robert Samuelson ’63 - Economic columnist and journalist, editor for Newsweek and the Washington Post, author
- George Stanley Hall - Psychologist, father of American Psychology
- Tony Lavelli ’45 - First overall NBA draft pick, accordionist for the Harlem Globetrotters
|Thomas Jefferson School
- John H. Biggs - Served as Pres. and COO (1989-1993) and as CEO (1993-2002) for TIAA-CREF, the leading retirement provider for people who work in the academic, research, medical and cultural fields.
- Jun John Sakurai - One of the major theoretical physicists of our times. With a prize named in his honor, the American Physical Society recognizes outstanding work in theoretical particle physics by young research scientists.
|Valley Forge Military Academy
- General H. Norman Schwarzkopf '52 - Commander, Operation Desert Storm
- Gary Roughead '69, Admiral USN - Chief of Naval Operations
- Simeon Rylski - Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
- J.D. Salinger - Author, The Catcher in the Rye
- Westley Moore - Rhodes Scholar & White House Fellowship
- Julian Peterson - Linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks
- Jeff Otah - New player for the Carolina Panthers
- Larry Fitzgerald - Wide-receiver for the Arizona Cardinals
- Rafael Hernández Colón - Former Governor of Puerto Rico
- Brigadier General Michael Linnington, USA - Commandant of Cadets, USMA, West Point
|Verde Valley School
- David Calley '81 - is the co-founder of Southwest Windpower of Flagstaff, a company designed to produce energy at a reasonable cost and to make the knowledge and the equipment available globally.
- Celia Lowenstein ’71 - is an awarding-winning producer/director whose films are regularly shown at international film festivals and screened on television channels around the world. She has lectured in film studies at Oxford University.
- Jean Strouse '63 - is the author of Morgan, American Financier (1999) and Alice James, A Biography (1980), which won the Bancroft Prize in American History and Diplomacy.
- Rick Ridder '71 - is the co-founder of RBI Strategies & Research, consultant to national presidential campaigns.
- Ramona Sakiestewa '66 - is one of Native America's most influential artists
- Chris Horner '71 - is a film-maker, writer, photographer and designer
- Benson K. Whitney '74 - served as the U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway under Presidents Bush and Obama
- Carol Tantau '63 - is a leader in domestic violence prevention.
- Phil Noyes '84 - is a documentary filmmaker and producer at PBS.
- George Edwin Taylor - 1879. First Black man to run for the office of President of the United States
- Zona Gale - 1891. First woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1921).
- Addie Joss - 1898. Pitcher; Cleveland (AL); Baseball Hall of Fame.
- Raymond Patterson - 1940. Retired President/G.M., Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks (NBA), and Wayland Academy
- Tom Nissalke - 1951. Businessman; former coach, Utah Jazz (NBA)
- Susan Peterson - 1963. First female TV correspondent assigned to the White House; Chair, Wayland Academy Board of Trustees. Businesswoman.
- Rick Fliehr - 1968. Professional wrestler.
- Mikki Hebl, PhD - 1987. Professor, Rice University; Motivational Speaker.
- Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD - 1988. Neurosurgeon, researcher, Manhattan Veterans' Hospital
- Kira Salak - 1989. Traveler, author, contributing editor to National Geographic