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Register for Homecoming 2022

New and returning Mariners ‘come home’ to connect, catch up, and enjoy. Don’t miss out! Relive favorite moments and visit your old watering hole. Music, campus parade, family-friendly food and activities. 

Congratulations Jannessa!

Recent Rocky Hill graduate Jannessa Y. (’22) was honored at the State House last week. Jannessa was nominated by the Upper School faculty to receive this award.

Rocky Hill Alum in the News!

Rome Kirby ’07 continues to ride the waves and pays-it-forward mentoring the next generation of sailors, here featured in Sail Magazine!

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2021–2023 ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

OFFICERS

President
Maria Charbonneau Danckert ’12

Vice President
Sarah Knowles ’08

Treasurer
Sarah Shaw Siskin ’78

Secretary
Kristen Barber Hinson ’93

Immediate Past President
Lauren Friedman Koblick ’02

Members at Large

Assi Coulibaly ’13
Josh Dubs ’00
Sally Kenyan Grant ’87
Melanie Lara ’14
Scott Metzger ’86

Kristin Mitchell ’02
Megumi Osada Monaghan ’98
Erica Santos ’11
Kristin Walberg Urbach ’87
Kai Walsh ’14

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2021–2022 CLASS OFFICERS

Co-President

Keanu Palavra

Co-President

Drew Tamburini

Vice President

Lily Kerachsky

Secretary

Jannessa Ya

Treasurer

Lizzie Hayes

OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AWARDS

OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AWARDS

The Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award is presented to alumni who have who has made a positive impact on our school, our students, and the greater community bring honor and pride to Rocky Hill Country Day. 

RHCD Alumni Association is thrilled to announce Lauren Friedman Koblick ‘02 as the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award Recipient. 

Lauren has served as reunion chair, treasurer and president of the Rocky Hill Country Day Alumni Association Board, hosted a Florida alumni cocktail party and, for the past 20 years, maintained many lifelong Rocky Hill friendships!

2021 – Sarah Shaw Siskin ’78
2020 – Erin Clement ’84
2019 – Daniel Bentley ‘79
2018 – Kristin Walberg Urbach ‘87
2017 – Monica Iacono Boss ‘91
2016 – Mary Lynne Kennedy ’80
2015 – William N. Janikies ‘83
2014 – Samuel C. H. Dumas ’79 and Trixie Webber Dumas ’81
2013 – Karl A.D. Wadensten ‘78
2012 – Lia DiLeonardo Lehouiller ’91 and Richard P. Clark ‘85
2011 – Jane Carder Knowles ‘81
2010 – Sally Kenyon Grant ’87
2005 to 2009 – Not Presented
2004 – Dorothy Young ’48
2003 – Not Presented
2002 – Harriet Eldredge Brisson ‘46
2001 – Raymond Roch ’83
2000 – James T. Doyle ’58
1999 – Alain Porter ‘75
1998 — Not Presented
1997 – LeRoy Bennett ‘75
1996 – Rudolph Tanzi, Ph.D. ‘76
1990 – James J. Young ‘70
1989 – Richard Barker ‘54
1988 – Charles Blanchard ’84, Anthony Broccoli, D.D.S. ’79, and Charles Eldredge, Ph.D. ‘58

Upcoming Events

Catch up with old friends, and make new ones! Visit your favorite Rocky Hill hangout and relive Mariner Moments!

SEP

30

Blue & White Night

A centerpiece celebration that embraces our entire Mariner community and energizes us all!

Friday, September 30 | 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Location – Rocky Hill Campus | 530 Ives Road, East Greenwich

OCT

1

Homecoming 2022

Reconnect with friends and share favorite Mariner moments! Registration is open to all alumni.

Saturday, October 1 | 12:00 PM

12:00 pm – Alumni Field Hockey Game
1:00 pm – Alumni Soccer Game
1:30 pm – Varsity Field Hockey v Wheeler
2:00 pm – Boys JV Soccer v Middlebridge
2:00 pm – Alumni Cornhole Tournament
2:30 pm – Girls Varsity Soccer v Dublin
4:00 pm – Boys Varsity Soccer v Dublin

Location – Rocky Hill Campus | 530 Ives Road, East Greenwich

JUNE

10

2023 Alumni Reunion

Visit your 'home away from home' and network with alums that span 8 decades of Rocky Hill traditions.

Saturday, June 10 | 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Location – Rocky Hill Campus | 530 Ives Road, East Greenwich

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It's #GivingTuesday! There are many wonderful local and national organizations that work tirelessly to inspire minds and transform lives, and that is exactly what we strive to do each day at RHCD. Today, please consider contributing to the Rocky Hill Fund, where your donation will make an immediate impact on today's students. Your monetary support fuels our mission to inspire each other to discover our full selves and use our wisdom for good, and any size gift is one of importance: hubs.li/Q01ts_GT0

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Its #GivingTuesday! There are many wonderful local and national organizations that work tirelessly to inspire minds and transform lives, and that is exactly what we strive to do each day at RHCD. Today, please consider contributing to the Rocky Hill Fund, where your donation will make an immediate impact on todays students. Your monetary support fuels our mission to inspire each other to discover our full selves and use our wisdom for good, and any size gift is one of importance: https://hubs.li/Q01ts_GT0

Cant give a gift today but are looking for other ways to support Rocky Hill? Spread the word! Share this post, follow our social media channels, and tell your friends, family, and community why you love RHCD!

Today is Native American Heritage Day! Did you know that RHCD resides on Narragansett Indigenous land? Find out what Indigenous land you may be near or reside on: hubs.ly/Q01rQcCd0 ... See MoreSee Less

Today is Native American Heritage Day! Did you know that RHCD resides on Narragansett Indigenous land? Find out what Indigenous land you may be near or reside on: https://hubs.ly/Q01rQcCd0

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RHCD Varsity Field Hockey is in the news! Thank you East Greenwich News for featuring our team's big win🏑 Read the full article: hubs.li/Q01skzn30

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RHCD Varsity Field Hockey is in the news! Thank you East Greenwich News for featuring our teams big win🏑 Read the full article: https://hubs.li/Q01skzn30

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Gian D. ('23) has been accepted as a Finalist for the 2023 Honors Performance Series, and will be performing with the Honors Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall in NYC! Gian was nominated by #RHCD Strings Instructor, Julie Cox, who has been supporting him throughout the audition process.

This year, The Honors Performance Series has assembled the Honors Wind Ensemble to exhibit the skills of their most talented High School Finalists, as well as their Young Adult Finalists. Gian will join these other talented performers in New York City from February 1-5 for several days of rehearsals and sightseeing, before concluding his trip with a monumental concert at the famous Carnegie Hall.

Congratulations, Gian! We are so proud to call you a Mariner.
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Gian D. (23) has been accepted as a Finalist for the 2023 Honors Performance Series, and will be performing with the Honors Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall in NYC! Gian was nominated by #RHCD Strings Instructor, Julie Cox, who has been supporting him throughout the audition process.

This year, The Honors Performance Series has assembled the Honors Wind Ensemble to exhibit the skills of their most talented High School Finalists, as well as their Young Adult Finalists. Gian will join these other talented performers in New York City from February 1-5 for several days of rehearsals and sightseeing, before concluding his trip with a monumental concert at the famous Carnegie Hall.

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Always great having @RockyHillCD alum show up to watch a game, especially when it's your big sister. Lily Kerachsky '22, drive over from @CamelAthletics to watch her sister Katie K. '23 play some basketball at @WMI_Athletics.
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On 2.6.23, the @RockyHillCD Girls Varsity #Basketball Team defeated @WMI_Athletics 59-19.
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@NEPSGBCA @NEPSAC @NEGRecruiting @HerHoopsNetwork @BallNPrepGirls @PGHNewEngland @PrepGirlsHoops @BeaconCSports @projo @egreenwichnews @WarwickPost

On 1.31.23, the @RockyHillCD MS Boys A #Basketball Team hosted @PCDAthletics A and lost 25-33.
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@BeaconCSports @therhodyrunback @projo @IndependentRI @egreenwichnews @EGWarwickNews @WarwickPost @BallinRi @401ballers

The 100th 3 pointer of @SophieMaharRI 's young career with many more to come!!! We're so proud of you, Sophie!!!

@rhcdmariners @RockyHillCD @SENE_Sports @NEPSGBCA @BashHoopsNE @HerHoopsNetwork @PGHNewEngland @IndependentRI @projo

#themarinerway #rockyhillcountryday

This week's NEPSAC Girls basketball standings for all classes as well as the Top 40 teams in conference irrespective of Class can be found on our website. https://www.nepsacgirlsbasketball.org/about-3

✨💫⭐️ in tonight's 59-19 win over Williams:

@AvaCappuccilli ‘25: 22pts (10/10 2FG), 7reb, 6stl

@SophieMaharRI '25: 13pts, 5reb, 5ast, 4stl

#AddisonMahar '27: 10stl, 3blk, 4defl

@rhcdmariners @RockyHillCD @CranstonPatch @IndependentRI @SENE_Sports @NEPSGBCA

#themarinerway

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