How is Adam Goodes connected to the Hahndorf Academy?

Recently we were excited to discover that 2014 Australian of the year, AFL footballer Adam Goodes has a direct connection to the Hahndorf Academy.

The SBS Program, Who do you think you are? tracked Adam’s ancestry back to the Boehm family, who as one of the villages founding families built the Hahndorf Academy starting as a two room cottage and later extending it to become Boehm’s Boarding School.