Wildcat Weekend & Alumni Reunion 2017

October 21 & 22, 2017

Celebrating the classes of 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007 and 2012.

Wildcat Weekend is a festive occasion during which Rye Country Day alumni, faculty, parents, and students gather to have fun and to cheer on the Wildcats. Special events include reunion events for RCDS alumni, the RCDS Fun Run, Fall Fair, varsity games, and special events to celebrate Rye Country Day's core values.

Schedule of Events

Saturday, October 21

1-Mile Fun Run - 10:30 a.m.

1-Mile Fun Run
10:30 a.m.
Field Patio

Field Patio Join alumni, current students, and their families as the festivities kick-off with an energizing 1-mile run on campus. $20.00 per person. Please bring non-perishable food items in support of the Carver Center Food Pantry.

Fall Fair and Homecoming - 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Fall Fair and Homecoming
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Athletic Center

Kids' activities include games, face painting, inflatables, a magician, delicious food, and lots more!

Visit the RCDS Archives - 11 a.m. – noon; 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Visit the RCDS Archives
11:00 a.m. – 12 noon and 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Klingenstein Library

With RCDS Archivist Rick Starr

Varsity Sports Games

Varsity Sports Games
11:30 a.m. - Boys' Varsity Soccer v. Christian Heritage School
12:00 p.m. - Girls' Varsity Field Hockey v. King
3:00 p.m. - Girls' Varsity Soccer v. Millbrook
3:30 p.m. - Varsity Football v. Hopkins

Golden Alumni Lunch - 12 – 1:30 p.m.

Golden Alumni Lunch
12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m.
Lower School Entry

Celebrating the first co-ed class to graduate from RCDS – the Class of 1967. All alumni in the Classes of 1967 and earlier are invited. Campus Tour immediately following lunch.

Campus Tours - 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Campus Tours
12:30 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Meet at the Wildcat

Coed Alumni "Greats" Soccer Game - 12 - 1:30 p.m.

Coed Alumni "Greats" Soccer Game
12 - 1:30 p.m.
Upper School Field

Coaches Gil Castagna and Dick Pike will referee this favorite multi-generational tradition.

Public Purpose and Public Policy at RCDS - 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Public Purpose and Public Policy at RCDS
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Lower School Entry

Community Engagement Beyond our Walls. "Not for Self, But for Service" is our school's motto. How has Public Purpose at RCDS carried forward into community action and engagement? Led by Ann Sullivan, Associate Head of School.

UPLIFT: A Gathering of RCDS Girls and Women of Color - 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.

UPLIFT: The Power of Connection
A Gathering of RCDS Girls and Women of Color
4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
Pinkham Building – Senior Lounge

Come celebrate with us and be inspired as we launch our new mentoring program for girls of color. Led by RCDS teachers Aundrea Smith and Charaun Wills.

Headmaster's Reception and Class Photos - 6 – 7:30 p.m.

Headmaster's Reception and Class Photos
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Pinkham Courtyard
Join classmates, faculty, and staff at a reception prior to Reunion Dinners.

Reunion Class Dinners - 7:30 p.m.

Reunion Class Dinners
7:30 p.m.
RCDS Main Dining Room

Celebrating class years ending in "2" and "7"

Sunday, October 22

Admissions Open House for Upper School (Grades 9-12)

Admissions Open House for Upper School (Grades 9-12)
1:00-3:30 p.m.
Location TBD

Learn more about the admissions process and the School's many offerings.

See who registered

Judith Wight Werben '51
Timothy M. James '57
G. Maxwell Ule, Jr. '57
Richard A.R. Pinkham, Jr. '63
Patricia Sellew Cimarosa '66
Carol Albert Havlin '66
David S. Pinkham '66
Charlotte Bohmfalk Bentley '67
Camilla Cook Blair '67
Deborah Reade Christensen '67
Suzanne Lippincott Crase '67
Gaffney J. Feskoe '67
Susan Eisenberg Fisch '67
Eunice Jennings Gambrill '67
Kathleen DeFarkas Gass '67
Ellen A. Glaser '67
Joel Houston '67
Barbara C. Howard '67
Meredith Roosa Inderfurth '67
Joan M. Kerrigan '67
Richard Lewin '67
Nancy Benson McKittrick '67
Anthony C. Meeker '67
Mariann Woudhuysen Penn '67
David J. Rasmussen '67
Gail Thayer Reagan '67
George E. Reed, Jr. '67
Elise Berntsen Stanbury '67
Katherine Albert Westpheling '67
Meredith Levy Allen '72
Robin A. Gaynor '72
Richard M. Ricci '72
Nancy Derene Seltzer '72
Robert S. Herbst '76
Steven J. Aresty '77
Mark D. Bonham '77
Amy Cole '77
Diana C. Demuth '77
Cynthia Dorsey '77
Jamian R. Probber '77
Tor Y. Snyder '81
Julia Hicks de Peyster '82
Kevin W. Farrell '82
Caren Osten Gerszberg '82
Sarah A. Gillman '82
Francis J. Hearn, Jr. '82
Brad S. Kimmelman '82
David A. Schorsch '82
Marjorie Binhak Shapiro '82
Peter G Altman '87
Timothy L. Blair '87
David Boxenbaum '87
Clay Muldoon Enos '87
Kyle R. Flik '87
Jeffrey G. Hammel '87
Tich-Duong Huynh '87
Lynn Kenny '87
Jana Pompadur Kierstead '87
Stephan H. Koester '87
Lauren Fortgang Mandell '87
Michael A. Pisacano '87
Andrea H. Retzky '87
Andrew K. Sandoval-Strausz '87
Jonathan M. Schreiber '87
Karen B. Corrigan Tate '87
Melinda H. Wasserman Boxenbaum '88
Cary C. Fuller H'89
Laura Pinkham Ballantoni '92
Michele Lallemand Brazil '92
Jodi Levkoff Buchbinder '92
Peter J. Everett '92
Laurie A. Levy '92
Suzanne Cannistraro Napoli '92
Kenneth S. Park '92
Carolyn Longbotham Russell '92
Lisa Goldsmith Siega '92
Robert M. Levine '95
Julie L. Ahn '97
Michelle Freis Dancyger '97
Claire M. Smith Frank '97
Christie Smith Greear '97
Lauren Tartaglia Guivas '97
Pamela A. Jacobs '97
Julie L. Berenzweig Kligerman '97
Amy Wachenheim McCaffery '97
Edwin F. Melliza '97
Christina Hale Mohraz '97
Amy G. Paterson '97
Heather Fletcher Perkins '97
Daniella L. Reichstetter '97
Scott M. Rosen '97
Michael A. Wacht '97
Lisa A. Weinberg '97
Melissa Mahoney Wirth '97
Daniel I. Wallance '00
Natalie Wolfson Baker '02
Andrew D. Landesman '02
Julia A. Lawrence '02
Douglas Templeton McClure, III '02
Leigh Endresen Morrison '02
Jessica Neiterman '02
Elizabeth Dubin Pugatch '02
Heather Cook Zachary '02
Dean Melitsanopoulos '05
Karen Eilbacher '06
Thomas A. Canning '07
Andrew Collingham '07
Samuel Cross '07
Megan Savage Gaffney '07
Antoine P. Gobin '07
Rachel Liffmann '07
Chelsea K. Mitamura '07
Ellen Rosengard '07
Irina Schwatka '07
Adam Sharaff '07
Naina Sharma '07
Emily Weinstein '07
Nadine Zatari '07
Anthony Henry '08
Nickeisha Kria '08
Sean W. A. Bryant '09
Laurina Santi '10
Richard Pike H'11
Ari R. Abboud '12
Erica F. Baevsky '12
Elizabeth K. Baker '12
Catherine Cole '12
Nicholas E. Dunn '12
Chris Farley '12
Alex M. Gendelman '12
Jeffrey D. Grasso '12
Amanda L. Henick '12
Lindsay M. Hughson '12
Taylor N. Katzovitz '12
Benjamin R. Lust '12
Kate Moelis '12
Maxwell Murphy '12
Amanda P. Rhine '12
Reid P. Secondo '12
Samantha Stavis '12
Sarah R. Strong '12
Michael Thomas '12
Matthew A. Weissman '12

Reunion Committee members

Reunion Committee Members

Lory Jennings Gambrill '67
Barbara Howard '67
Joan Kerrigan '67
Nancy Benson McKittrick '67
George Reed '67
Kathie Albert Westpheling '67
Diane Benson Cummings '72
Richard Ricci '72
Diana Tompkins Schwatka '72
Mark Bonham '77
Amy Cole '77
Vicki Khazzam '77
Deirdre Sheehan DeVita '82
Kevin Farrell '82
Andrew Getraer '82
Sarah Gillman '82
FrankHearn '82
Brad Kimmelman '82
Jeffrey Araten '87
David Boxenbaum '87
Jeff Hammel '87
Tich-Duong Huynh '87
Jana Pompadur Kierstead '87
Michael Lazar '87
Lauren Fortgang Mandell '87
Patricia Goldman Perini '87
Michael Pisacano '87
Laurie Pinkham Ballantoni '92
Michele Lallemand Brazil '92
Suzanne Cannistraro Napoli '92
Carolyn Longbotham Russell '92
Amy Wachenheim McCaffery '97
Scott Rosen '97
Melissa Mahoney Wirth '97
Leigh Endresen Morrison '02
Reed Endresen '07
Megan Savage Gaffney '07
Samantha Abreu '12
Sarah Abreu '12
Chris Farley '12

Want to join the committee? Please email lisa_young@ryecountryday.org or call (914) 925-4525.

2016 Wildcat Weekend Photos