Norris House

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House Head
Miles Bailey

Students
42 residents

House Staff
Bill Hamel
Mark Heath
Jeffrey Natale
Peter Parisi
Lamar Reddicks
José Ruiz
Heather Zimmer

Rooms
14 single rooms and 14 double rooms

Distinguishing Characteristics
fireplace which greets you as you walk in the door
cut through to the dining hall
attached to Millet House

Traditions

  • Apple picking with our sister dorm
  • Valentine’s Day – we do performances for our sister dorm and they provide the food
  • Pumpkin carving competition – Hallowell & Millet House judge the winner
  • House Bowling – Annual trip to Boston Bowl
  • House Kickball – indoor kickball games
  • Norris Nosh – Twice a year each advisee group makes a dish and we do a potluck
  • Team Clean – Each boy is to a team that is then assigned to a night and they clean the common areas on week nights with the faculty member on duty.
  • Big Brother Program – Run by the house monitor the program matches younger students with older ones to help with the transition into the boarding life.