John AiméJohn Aimé
was officially introduced as the fourth Headmaster of Applewild School
at an Installation Ceremony held on October 13, 2001.The ceremony was held in the historic bathtub between the Crocker House and the Ansin Building.Buck Lawton, President of the Board, formally introduced John to the Applewild community.
The ceremony was held in conjunction with the Annual Harvest Fair so many members of the Applewild community attended the brief ceremony to welcome John
wife, Katie, and sons: Richard and Will.
John's array of experiences has prepared him well for this position.He
has been involved in elementary and middle school education for eighteen years.In his experiences in three different and well-respected independent schools, he has been a successful classroom teacher, admissions officer, administrator, and academic leader.Prior to coming to Applewild, he had been the Head of the Middle School at the Head-Royce School in Oakland, CA, since 1994. John is a 1982 graduate of Bates College with a Bachelor of Arts in English, and in 1989 received his Master of Arts in Teaching from Fairfield University. A message from John Aimé:
...John Aimé Head of School