2018 Orientation Schedule

Parents are welcome at orientation events on Friday, August 24 through the departure to the Orientation Center at 2 p.m.

Thursday, August 23

New Boarding Student Arrival
Please report to welcome tent on Stowe Green between
8 a.m. and 4 p.m.


Friday, August 24

New Boarding Student Welcome
Orientation Begins

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Breakfast with Student Leaders

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Welcome from Admission Office
Mr. Cummings, Associate Headmaster, Advancement and Admission

10:00a.m. – 12:00 P.m.
Welcome to Orientation!
Welcome from Mrs. Choiniere, Assistant Head for Campus Life
Welcome from Mr. Ryan, Director of Resident Life

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch in Dining Hall

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Welcome
Mr. Lovett, Headmaster

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Prepare for Orientation Extravaganza

2:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Operation Dress Code—Shopping for Dress Code Items and Supplies

5:00 p.m.
Travel to Orientation Center

6:00 p.m.
Dinner

7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Building Trust and Community


Saturday, August 25

New Boarding Student Activities Continue

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast

8:30 a.m.
Board the Bus for Ropes Course

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
Ropes Course Exercises

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m
Return Home to Academy Campus

5:00 p.m.
Welcome Dinner — Dorm Council Students Host


Sunday, August 26

Returning Student Arrival and boarding Student Orientation and Registration

10:30 a.m.
Brunch
Mr. Burroughs, Assistant Headmaster for Academics Academic Overview

1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Shopping/Scheduling/Testing

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Dinner

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Dorm Chapel

7:00 p.m.
House Meetings


Monday, August 27

Orientation for All Students


Tuesday, August 28

First full day of Classes