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TEPS celebrates 60th anniversary of founding with induction of 16 new sophomore members for Fall 2017

Posted by McCallie Communications and Marketing on October 30, 2017

IMGP6580.jpgOn Friday, October 27, 2017, the TEPS leadership organization at McCallie inducted 16 students for membership in the sophomore leadership organization for the 2017-18 school year during an induction ceremony in the Chapel.

TEPS is the school’s leadership organization for sophomores who have demonstrated spirit, service and leadership on campus. These characteristics are seen on athletic teams, on musical stages, in clubs, in organizations, in publications or in the theater.

The group — celebrating its 60th year of helping identify and nurture student leadership — is named for Dr. Thomas Edwards Peck Woods who taught at McCallie and served as associate headmaster from 1921 to 1948. During his time at McCallie, Dr. Woods’ name was synonymous with spirit, service and leadership, and TEPS exists to recognize and nurture those values.The newest members of TEPS are:

  • Briggs McKinley Akin
  • Charles Herman Bernstein
  • Robert Courtlandt Buzzini
  • Nathaniel Forbes Dallimore
  • Jaren Michael Dildine
  • Carter Braxton Edge
  • Jackson Finley Eftink
  • Luke Alan Eubank
  • Alexander Brown Hall
  • Deangelo Howard Hardy
  • Carter Mason Henry
  • Riley Chase Looper
  • Denver Davis Oliver
  • Andrew Kyle Prescott
  • Wright Ashley Self
  • Owen Miles Stoker

Upper School counselor Will Honeycutt and science teacher Callie Burns are the faculty advisors for TEPS.


Topics: leadership, McCallie School, TEPS, sophomores

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