Dr. Michael McCallie is in his fourth year of leading the classical guitar program. The Guitar Quintet is featured in this year's Christmas video.
News From the Ridge
Harvard University sophomore offensive lineman Austin Gentle '21 was recently named to the 2022 Academic All-District Football Team as selected by College Sports Communicators.
Fresh off the heels of winning its fourth straight TSSAA Division II-AA state championship, the McCallie cross country team finished third in the prestigious Nike Southeast Regional Championship in Cary, N.C., over Thanksgiving weekend.
Twenty-one seniors were inducted into Keo-Kio, McCallie’s senior leadership organization on November 16.
Earlier this year before his death, John Killebrew '59 made good on a bet from 36 years ago with lifelong friend and classmate George Elder '59.
Dr. Richard Reeves, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, and author of the highly acclaimed book, Of Boys and Men: Why the Modern Male is Struggling, Why it Matters, and What to do About it, is the featured guest on the latest edition of McCallie’s “Stories from the Ridge Podcast.”
The football team was denied a fourth consecutive trip to the state finals with a one-point loss at MBA.
Dr. Jay Wellons '87 spoke to upper school students on Monday, November 14.
The football team advanced to its sixth consecutive state semifinal game with a win on the road at Ensworth.
Spanish teacher Frank "Paco" Watkins was recently awarded the Hubert Smothers Award at the Tennessee Association of Independent Schools (TAIS) Biennial Conference.
The McCallie Theater Department will present Our Town this weekend in the Black Box Theater.
Five McCallie seniors signed college scholarship papers to continue their athletic pursuits for at least four more years.
The football team's quest for a fourth-straight state title began with a first-round home win over St. Benedict.
Cross country won its fourth straight TSSAA DII-AA State Championship! The Blue Tornado place six runners in the top 13. Sophomore Jack Bowen set a school record for a 5k course of 15:17 and finished in second place.
Last Wednesday evening, boarding students hosted a Halloween carnival for faculty children. The carnival featured 16 fun stations and lots of candy.
The Blue Tornado sent the seniors out as winners in the regular-season football finale.
Fourteen sophomores have been named as members of TEPS, the sophomore honorary service organization. They join a group of sophomores who were inducted last spring.
Thirty-two students traveled to the Florida Guitar Festival last weekend where Stuart Brown '25 placed second in the high school division competition.
New York Times best-selling author David Magee will share an important message with McCallie and GPS parents on Thursday, October 27 in Frierson Theatre at GPS.
Last Thursday night, McCallie held the inaugural Campbell Society Reception in the Read House Silver Ballroom to honor donors who have given for 25 or more years.
The football team entertained the home crowd with a big victory over the visitors from Canada.