Cole Porter Chapter 2 Worcester versus Military School

“By 1905, when Cole was fourteen and had completed the eighth grade in Peru Grammar School, Kate had decide he would be sent to a fine Eastern prep school where he would get a classical education and mingle with wealthy … Read More

1959 “Worcester Gazette” Article on the Academy’s History and Plans for the Future

The following Worcester Evening Gazette article of Thursday, Feb. 12, 1959 copied a parts of Headmaster William S. Piper’s letter that was sent to the “The Friends of The Academy” which touched on highlights of the school’s then 125 year … Read More