After graduating from Bowdoin College in 1983 with a bachelor's degree in history and philosophy she continued her studies at Tufts University where she received her master's in education. From there, she began her career in boarding schools at Suffield Academy.
An excpetional steward of and spokesperson of the Andover experience, Jane has read tens of thousands of application and has developed a "sixth sense" for finding students who have "the most to give and the most to gain" from an Andover education. Andover will miss her vision and leadership and we are deeply grateful for all she has done for the Academy.
-Barbara Landis Chase, Head of School at AndoverThe Brearley School is an illustrious all-girls school in New York City. The school educates from K-12 with approximately 50 students in each grade. Brearley is a member of the New York Interschool Association.
Congratulations to both The Brearley School and Ms. Jane Foley Fried. She will official begin her term as Head of School on July 1, 2012.