Admissions Calendar

Admissions Calendar 2014-2015

Applications are mailed in the fall to families whose students took our 5th Grade Practice Test. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please call 314-993-4040 ext. 242 or e-mail us at admissions@jburroughs.org.

September

Tuesday 9 First day of 9th grade applicants student visits

October

   
Wednesday 8 First day of all other applicants student visits
Tuesday 21 Secondary School Night
6:00 pm (held at Villa this year)
Saturday 25 Burroughs Open House for prospective families

9:00 am to noon (registration opens at 9:00 am, presentation begins at 9:30 am)

Hear from our Head of School about Burroughs' philosophy, tour the campus and meet faculty, students, parents and alums.
Monday 27 First day of scheduled grade 9 applicant family interviews

November

   
Tuesday 4 First day of scheduled family interviews
Wednesday 19 Tuition Aid Presentation
6:30 pm program (RSVP requested)
Saturday 22 SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) registration due
Saturday 29 SSAT late registration due
     

December

   
Thursday 11 A Closer Look program for parents
6:30 pm program 
Learn more about the benefits of a 7th-12th grade school and the Burroughs community from our head of school. Faculty presentations on department-specific curriculum follow.
Also offered on Jan. 21
Saturday 13 SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs
8:30 am check-in opens; 9:00 am test begins
Friday 19 Grade 9 applications (sections A and B) due
     

January

   
Monday 5 9th Grade & Current JBS Families
Tuition Aid applications due to SSS. 
Copies of tax return and Parents' Estimated Contribution forms due to Caroline LaVigne.
Friday
16 Application, personal recommendation letter, academic transcripts, academic recommendation due
Wednesday 21 A Closer Look program for parents
6:30 pm program 
Another opportunity to attend the Dec. 11 program
Friday 23 Tuition Aid applications due to SSS 
Copies of taxes and Parents' Estimated Contribution form due to Caroline LaVigne.
     

February

   
Friday 6 Decision letters mailed to 9th grade applicants having complete files by January 16 (including tuition aid awards)
Thursday 12 Open House for Admitted 9th Grade Students
Monday 23 9th Grade enrollment contracts due
     

March

   
Thursday 12 Decision letters mailed to applicants (including tuition aid awards)
     

April

   
Wednesday 1 Open House for Admitted 7th & 8th Grade Students
6:30 pm
Tuesday 7 Enrollment contracts due
Saturday 18 Music and math placement evaluation for all new students
9:00 am
     

May

   
Thursday 7 New Parents' Dinner
6:30 pm
Tuesday 12 New Parents' Dinner
6:30 pm
     

June

   
Tuesday 2 Picnic for new 7th grade class
Burroughs Class of 2021!
Saturday 6 Practice Test for 5th Graders
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