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Lower School

Open Houses

Parents of prospective lower schoolers are invited to attend one of our three open houses beginning at 9:00 a.m. in Elderkin Hall. 

  • Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019
  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Highlights include:

  • Words of wisdom from Head of School Dave Farace and Head of Lower School Barbara Robins
  • "Life in the Lower School" presentation
  • Faculty-led tours of campus (please wear comfortable shoes)
  • A reception and opportunity to ask questions of the staff

Sign up online or call 443-544-7020 today to reserve your place. Lower School open houses fill up quickly.

PK, K, PF, and First Grade Visiting Day

Parents and prospective prekindergarten, kindergarten, prefirst, and first grade students are invited to meet the people and see the places that make learning so exciting for our young students.

  • Saturday, November 23 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Brief presentations will be given at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. in the Kelly Center to familiarize our guests with the Lower School's program. Teachers will be available for conversation and for questions. And, of course, the playground will be open for business! 

No preregistration is required for this event.

Campus Tours

For those who cannot attend an open house, hour-long tours will be available this fall. Dates are listed below.  All tours begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Admissions Office.  

To register please click here.

Tour Dates:
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Friday, September 20, 2019
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Tuesday, October 15, 2019  
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Monday, November 11, 2019
Tuesday, November 19, 2019