Eddy Glazener ’12 plays professional lacrosse for the Premiere Lacrosse League’s Redwoods. Eddy played lacrosse all four years at Bishop’s and was captain his junior and senior year. He went on to compete at Notre Dame, where he had a stellar career. As a starting defenseman his junior and senior seasons, he helped lead the Fighting Irish to ACC regular season championships and spots in the NCAA Championship both seasons. In 2020, Eddy was named in the top ten best lacrosse players in the world by ESPN’s Inside Lacrosse. He currently lives in New York and travels to the west coast to compete in the summer. Lucas Buu-hoan ’21 recently interviewed Eddy.
The American Library Association (ALA) partnered with the Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission to donate books about women's suffrage to schools across the country. Bishop’s is one of the lucky recipients!
Each year the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) and the United States Marine Corps (USMC) honor volleyball teams from high school through all college divisions for maintaining stellar grades over the course of the entire school year. This summer, the Bishop’s girls’ varsity team earned the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award for 2019-2020. This marks the 22nd time one of Coach Tod Mattox’s teams has been honored!
Each year in early September, officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announce the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists from across the country. This year, we congratulate seven Bishop’s seniors for earning this opportunity.
Christine Hadley teaches multiple levels of Mandarin Chinese in both the middle and upper schools. Prior to Bishop’s, Christine taught upper school Mandarin Chinese at both Polytechnic School in Pasadena, Calif., and at Trinity Valley School in Fort Worth, Texas. A native on Anhui, China, she earned a B.A. in English Language and Literature and a master’s degree in English/Chinese Translation.
Ms. Kaplan joins Bishop’s English department. She is a teacher, translator and editor. In 2016, she won the National Translation Award and Best Translated Book Award in poetry for her translation of “Rilke Shake” by Angélica Freitas, and was a finalist for the 2016 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. A native of Los Angeles, Hilary earned a B.A. in Comparative Literature from Yale and a M.A. from Brown in Comparative Literature.
McKenna Scott joined Bishop’s Mathematics department in 2020. Before coming to Bishop’s, McKenna was a financial analyst and project manager at a small portfolio management company, a graduate research assistant at American University of Beirut, taught in Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, served as a teaching assistant at Pepperdine University, and tutored at a teenage rehabilitation center. A La Jolla native, McKenna earned her B.A. in Mathematics Education from Pepperdine and her M.B.A. in Finance from the American University of Beirut.
The Bishop’s School is an independent, coeducational college-preparatory day school for students in grades six through twelve who live throughout San Diego County. Founded in 1909, the School is affiliated with the Episcopal church.