Newly Accepted Families


We're thrilled to have you as part of our community. Here is information we hope you will find helpful for planning, beginning with the 2019-2020 School Calendar (PDF).

Dates to Know

April 3: Accepted Students Day (Meet teachers, current students, and other new families!)

April 10: Deadline to enroll. After this date, we will offer admission to those on our waiting list.

Mid-May: The 2019-2020 Academic Bulletin and the 2019-2020 course selection forms — Fall Trimester Course Selection Form, Winter Trimester Course Selection Form, and the Spring Course Selection Form — are released (see more on this below)

May 21: Webinar for new 9th grade families (4:00-5:00pm)

June 21: Back-to-school forms are posted on the website

June 24: Summer programs begin

July 8: Course selections are due

August 1: Back-to-school forms are due

August 25: New family / student gathering on campus

August 26: Fall pre-season sports begin

September 2: New international students arrive, dorms open

September 3: Registration and orientation for new boarding students and families

September 4: Registration and orientation for new day students and families

September 5: First day of classes

September 13: Fri-Sat overnight trip for 9th graders (Friday day trips for 10th-12th graders)

September 19: New parent welcome reception at the Headmaster's house (6:30-8:30pm)

September 26: 9th grade orientation for parents (7:00-9:00pm)

October 11: Parents Day (no classes)



Assistant Director of Admissions Jordan Reed would be happy to review anything shared above, or answer any other questions you might have. You can reach him at or 215.862.5261. Thank you!