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Screen shot of the front cover of The Boston Globe on Thursday, December 15th.

(Featured photo via The Boston Globe)

 St. George’s in Middletown found themselves on the front cover of The Boston Globe today, December 15th for things that allegedly happened in the 1970’s at the school that include allegations of sexual abuse”.

“Anne Scott entered St. George’s School as a 10th-grader in 1977, just a few years after the prestigious prep school first admitted girls at its campus in Middletown, R.I. She was a good student, and a three-sport athlete, from the suburbs of Wilmington, Del.

But a month after she arrived, a field hockey injury brought her into the orbit of the school’s longtime athletic trainer. He molested and raped her, and threatened to come after her if she told anyone.”

Read The Full Story: Former student forces R.I. prep school to confront its past

When visiting the homepage of St. George’s website, you are immediately welcomed with the following message; a link to the mentioned letters sent to alumni can be viewed HERE.

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