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All boarding, grades 9-12 in Alexandria, Virginia


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Ben Courchesne

Departments and Positions:
Associate Dean of Students
School Extension 4078
Ben has spent nearly two decades in independent schools as a student, teacher, coach, and administrator. A first-generation high school graduate, Ben knows firsthand the transformative power of boarding school education and wants to make the experience accessible to all.

After a stint at The Groton School, Ben spent a decade at The Roxbury Latin School in Boston, where he taught English; served as associate director of college counseling, admissions associate, and class dean; was the founding director of a student leadership initiative; and served as the head varsity lacrosse coach.

Ben lives on campus with his wife, Audrey, and his children, Ronan, Elle, and Alden. He spends his free time being active, writing poetry, and researching topics in education.
M.Ed., Columbia University
M.A., Middlebury College
B.A., Connecticut College
Episcopal High School Since 1839
1200 North Quaker Lane Alexandria, Virginia 22302 | 703-933-3000