Admissions Calendar

Admissions Calendar 2013-2014

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


Thursday 10 First day of scheduled student visits
Tuesday 15 Secondary School Night
6:00 pm (held at Viz this year)
Saturday 19 Burroughs Open House for prospective families

9:00 am to noon (registration 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. For details about the morning, click HERE. To pre-register, click HERE.


Tuesday 5 First day of scheduled family interviews
Wednesday 20 Tuition Aid Meeting
7:00 pm program (RSVP requested)


Wednesday 4 A Closer Look program for parents
7:00 pm program (RSVP/space is limited)
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. 16
Friday 20 Registration due for Jan. 11 SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs
Friday 27 Late registration for Jan. 11 SSAT at Burroughs


Friday 3 9th Grade & Current JBS Families
Tuition Aid applications due to SSS. 
Copies of tax return and Parents' Estimated Contribution forms due to Caroline LaVigne.
Saturday 11 SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs
8:30 am check-in; 9:00 am test begins
Thursday 16 A Closer Look program for parents
7:00 pm program (RSVP/space is limited)
Another opportunity to attend the Dec. 4 program
Friday 17 Application, personal recommendation letter, academic transcripts, academic recommendation due
Tuition Aid applications due to SSS 
Copies of taxes and Parents' Estimated Contribution form due to Caroline LaVigne.


Friday 7 Decision letters mailed to 9th grade applicants having complete files by January 17 (including tuition aid awards)
Thursday 20 9th Grade Acceptance Reception
Friday 28 9th Grade enrollment contracts due


Thursday 13 Decision letters mailed to applicants (including tuition aid awards)


Thursday 3 Acceptance Reception
6:30 pm
Friday 4 Enrollment contracts due
Saturday 12 Music and math placement evaluation for new students
9:00 am


Thursday 1 New Parents' Dinner
6:30 pm
Tuesday 6 New Parents' Dinner
6:30 pm
Saturday 10 Practice Test
9:00 am


Tuesday 3 Picnic for new 7th grade class
Burroughs Class of 2020!
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