Admissions Calendar

September 2017

  • 27WedSeptember 27

    First day of scheduled student visits for grade 9 applicants

October 2017

  • 06FriOctober 6

    First day of student visits for 7th grade applicants

  • 09MonOctober 9

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 9 applicants

  • 11WedOctober 11

    Secondary School Night 
    (held at Chaminade this year)

  • 21SatOctober 21

    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.

November 2017

  • 02ThuNovember 2

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 7 applicants

  • 16ThuNovember 16

    Tuition Aid Presentation

    6:30 pm program (RSVP to Nancy Vogt appreciated)

  • 17FriNovember 17

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) registration due

December 2017

  • 07ThuDecember 7

    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. 17

  • 09SatDecember 9

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs

    8:30 am check-in opens
    9:00 am test begins

  • 15FriDecember 15

    Grade 9 applications (student and parent sections) due

January 2018

  • 03WedJanuary 3

    Tuition Aid applications due to SSS for current JBS families & grade 9 applicants

    Copies of 2016 tax return and Parents' Estimated Contribution forms due to Caroline LaVigne

  • 16TueJanuary 16

    Applications, personal recommendation letters, academic transcripts, academic recommendations due for all applicants

  • 17WedJanuary 17

    A Closer Look program for parents

    6:30 pm program

    Another opportunity to attend the Dec. 7 program

  • 24WedJanuary 24

    7th grade tuition aid applications due to SSS. (9th grade applications due Jan. 3)

    Copies of 2016 taxes and Parents' Estimated Contribution form due to Caroline LaVigne

February 2018

  • 02FriFebruary 2

    Decision letters mailed to 9th grade applicants having complete files by January 16 (including tuition aid awards)

  • 16FriFebruary 16

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted 9th Grade Students

    8 am

  • 23FriFebruary 23

    9th Grade enrollment contracts and deposits due by 3 pm

March 2018

  • 16FriMarch 16

    Decision letters mailed to applicants (including tuition aid awards)

April 2018

  • 04WedApril 4

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted 7th Grade Students

  • 06FriApril 6

    Enrollment contracts and deposits due by 3 pm

  • 21SatApril 21

    Music and math placement evaluation for all new students
    9:00 am

May 2018

  • 03ThuMay 3

    New Parents Dinner
    6:30 pm

  • 05SatMay 5

    Practice Test for 5th Graders
    doors open at 8:30 am
    test begins at 9 am

  • 16WedMay 16

    New Parents Dinner
    6:30 pm

June 2018

  • 06WedJune 6

    Picnic for new 7th grade class
    Burroughs Class of 2024!