Alumni Storiesinspiring bright futures

Alumni Experiences Described in Their Own Words

Alumni narratives are evidence of the profound impact of education on students’ success, resilience, and the ability to achieve dreams. These personal accounts shared by alumni offer a glimpse into the future, revealing the paths taken by those who walked Crystal’s halls and demonstrating the transformative power of a Crystal Springs Uplands School education.

If you feel a deep connection to Crystal and are motivated share your story to ensure that the legacy and traditions continue to inspire and guide future generations, please join our Alumni Stories project.

Class of 2002Tyson Mao

Class of 1999Dr. Erika Ebbel-Angle

Class of 2002Sean Darling-Hammond

Memories of the Crystal Experience

Alumni and current/former faculty members are sharing their experiences at Crystal to bring back cherished memories and inspire others to share what made their Crystal experience special. If you have any thoughts or experiences you'd like to share, please email us at

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