"Their teacher, who turned away from God when he was 9 and his father died.   One of these students will come back to visit one day - from Harvard or from Stanford.   And the teacher who does not believe in God will have witnessed a miracle."
- Los Angeles Times

Wake Up With Will

On Saturday mornings, former Hobart Shakespeareans return to Room 56 as part of their college preparation. The students study four plays by William Shakespeare over the year. The rest of the morning is spent preparing for college entrance examinations.

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Students who maintain "A" averages in school and earn top marks on Saturdays qualify to tour colleges each year. Hobart Shakespeareans visit approximately 25 colleges over a three-year period.

Former Hobart Shakespeareans Now Attend:
  • Air Force Academy
  • Annapolis
  • Barnard
  • Bates
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Bowdoin
  • Brown
  • Cal State Dominguez Hills
  • Cal State Long Beach
  • Cal State Los Angeles
  • Cal State Northridge
  • Chapman
  • University of Chicago
  • Colby
  • Colgate
  • University of Colorado
  • Columbia
  • Cornell
  • Duke
  • Emerson
  • University of Florida
  • Hamline
  • Harvard
  • Harvey Mudd
  • Haverford
  • University of Illinois
  • Johns Hopkins
  • Kenyon College
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Michigan
  • MIT
  • University of New Hampshire
  • New York University
  • Northwestern
  • Notre Dame
  • Oakland University
  • Oberlin
  • Occidental
  • Pasadena City College
  • Pennsylvania
  • Pepperdine University
  • Pitzer
  • Pomona
  • Princeton
  • University of Puget Sound
  • Reed
  • San Diego State
  • Santa Clara University
  • Smith
  • Stanford
  • Swarthmore
  • Syracuse
  • Tufts
  • Tulane
  • UC Berkeley
  • UC Davis
  • UC Irvine
  • UCLA
  • UC Riverside
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • UC Santa Cruz
  • UCSD
  • University of Southern California
  • Vassar
  • Union College
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Washington
  • Washington and Lee
  • West Point
  • Willamette
  • Williams
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Yale