Tue, September 1, 2020

2020 Fall Virtual School Admissions Events

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While you may not be able to visit our wonderful member schools in person, they are making it possible for you to connect virtually. We will keep this list updated so that you can learn about schools during this admissions season. And to learn even more about the admissions process and our schools, don’t hesitate to make a phone appointment with our advisory team.

Virtual School Admissions Events, November 2020

November 2020
Alexander Robertson School

9:00 – 10:00am
Weekly Virtual Tours of the Alexander Robertson School
Register: https://alexanderrobertson.schooladminonline.com/portal/public_calendars/campus_tour
Please join Director of Admissions, Joan Harrison, and Head of School, Brinton Parson, for a virtual tour of the Alexander Robertson School. We’ll talk about our teaching methods and philosophy and give you a good sense of what it’s like to join our community of thoughtful and reflective learners.

November 2020
Cate School

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Virtual Tours
Register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeNG9IfBGZGYTV47BDSRs3i0VyFCSoSzwaE19evTS0AS9L1sQ/viewform
Your family’s virtual engagement with Cate begins with our virtual campus visit which is designed to show students and parents/guardians Cate’s unique programs, campus, culture, and community. During your virtual visit, you will experience a virtual tour of Cate and the chance to engage with and ask questions of an admission officer and one or more of our student tour guides. This 45-minute virtual visit should serve as an excellent introduction to Cate and life on the Mesa. Space is limited.

November 2020
The Windward School

9:00 – 10:00am, every other Tuesday
Information Sessions (Manhattan Campus)
Register: email blindon@thewindwardschool.org
This virtual information session is designed to help families learn all about The Windward School. Members of the Admissions Team will discuss the School’s mission, the student population, the research-based curriculum and instructional program, and the admissions process. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions at the end of the session.

November 2020
Hillside School

Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:00 – 10:00am
Coffee with an Admission Officer
Just drop in, no registration required: https://www.hillsideschool.net/ https://www.hillsideschool.net/
Hillside is offering twice-weekly informal conversations with admission officers every Tuesday and Thursday from 9-10 AM beginning on October 20 through December 22 (with the exception of Thanksgiving Day, November 26.

November 2020
Montessori Day School of Brooklyn

11:00 – 11:45am
Virtual Tour Sessions
Register: https://www.montessoridayschool.org/visit-mds
Virtual Tour Sessions are held Thursday mornings for the month of October and November; as well as a Saturday in December.

November 2020
Canterbury School
Fridays from 1:00 – 2:00pm
Prospective Student Information Session
Register: https://www.cbury.org/admissions/calendar-of-events
Our Admission team is hosting virtual Prospective Student Information Sessions designed to help students and families learn more about life at Canterbury and the independent school selection process. The event will include a brief presentation and an open Q&A with an admission officer. Attendees will also have the opportunity to be connected with coaches and program leaders. Think of this event like a school fair; drop by our “table” to ask questions and learn what makes Canterbury unique!

November 2020
Portsmouth Abbey School
Tuesdays at 7:00pm
Information Sessions
Register: https://www.portsmouthabbey.org/apply/virtual-information-sessions
Every Tuesday evening at 7 PM join us for a Zoom information session with an Admission Officer and current student. There will be an overview of Portsmouth Abbey School, including what sets us apart in the classroom, on the athletic field, on the state, and in the community. We will also discuss the next steps in the admission process and answer any questions that you have.

November, 2020
Sacred Heart Greenwich
Wednesdays from 12:00 – 1:00pm
Noontime Knowledge
Register: https://www.shgreenwich.org/admission/virtual-admission-events
Every Wednesday in the Month of November – Noontime Knowledge Series with an Alternating Guest

Friday, November 20
Dwight School

10:00 – 11:00am
Register: https://www.dwight.edu/admissions/virtual-events
Join our preschool and Pre-K parent ambassadors on Zoom for a small-group, casual conversation about their Dwight preschool experience. Ambassadors are happy to share their personal anecdotes and answer questions, parent to parent.

Saturday, November 21, 2020
The Knox School

10:00 – 11:00am
Virtual Tour
Register: https://www.knoxschool.org/admissions/open-house/
Join us for a Virtual Take a Look Tour led by Director of Admissions Caitlyn Adams-Davis! From the comfort of your home, you will: Take a Walking Tour of our Beautiful Campus. While learning about our: Challenging Academics and College Credit Program, Exceptional College Placements and Scholarships, Small Classes and Inspiring Teachers, Competitive Athletic Offerings, Robust Visual and Performing Arts Programs. Multiple Dates and Times Available.

Monday, November 23, 2020
The Beekman School

5:00 – 7:00pm
Virtual Open House
Register: https://www.beekmanschool.org/visiting-beekman
For parents and students exploring options for grades 9-12, The Beekman School offers open houses during the fall and spring. Open houses are an opportunity to learn more about our program and the ways in which it can be personalized to meet the specific needs of each student. For the fall, all open houses will take place via Zoom. Beekman offers rolling admissions. Please visit our admissions page for more information: https://www.beekmanschool.org/admissions

Monday, November 23, 2020
German School Brooklyn

5:30 – 6:30pm
Virtual Open House, Grades K-9
Register: http://www.germanschoolbrooklyn.org/apply/
At our Virtual Open House you will learn more about our NEW SCHOOL BUILDING, our In-Person School Start in November, our seamless Education K-12, our School Mission, Educational Approach, Extracurricular Opportunities and welcoming International Community. Our educational and administrative team will share a brief overview and allow plenty of time for Q&A.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
International School of Brooklyn

8:45am – 10:00am
Middle School Tour
Register: https://events.veracross.com/isbrooklyn/200-fall-MS-tours
Our tours will give you the opportunity to find out more about our programs, take a look inside our classrooms, and join us for a Q&A with our Division Directors. Discover ISB’s unique language immersion environment, International Baccalaureate program, inquiry-based pedagogy, and warm community. We look forward to welcoming you to our campus in person or virtually!

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Ridley College
7:00 – 8:00pm

Virtual Information Session: Prep Hockey at Ridley
Register: https://www.ridleycollege.com/virtual-events
Meet Prep coaches Mike McCourt and Amanda Wark to explore opportunities on the ice at Ridley.

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Ridley College

Virtual Information Session: Upper School Boarding
Register: https://www.ridleycollege.com/virtual-events
Ever wondered what it’s really like inside the dorms? Join members of our Residential Life team to learn all about boarding at Ridley.

Thursday, November 26, 2020
Ridley College

Virtual Information Session: Junior Boarding
Register: https://www.ridleycollege.com/virtual-events
Burgoyne House is a special boarding programme for students in Grades 5 through 8. Join our Head of House, Cara Lee to learn how an early start in boarding can prepare your child for success.

Saturday, November 28, 2020
Ridley College

Virtual Student Panel Q&A
Register: https://www.ridleycollege.com/virtual-events
This event is the first in a series of Saturday Student Panels. It will follow two information sessions hosted that week, and will focus on Junior and Upper School Boarding. The format is Q&A and offers a student perspective on a variety of Boarding topics.

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