The first Class Day is held.
Reverend Daniel Merriman of Worcester, MA. speaks at commencement.
1879 - 1880Martha W. Sprague
Hired in 1879 with the help of a commercial employment agency, Martha Sprague‘s tenure as principal seemed doomed from the start.
The Reverend Reuen Thomas speaks at commencement.
1880 - 1897A. Ellen Stanton
Hired by Caroline Cutler Metcalf to teach French in 1871, A. Ellen Stanton thus provided continuity to the Seminary’s successful past, and added a continental elegance by having lived in Paris before arriving in Norton.