Admissions Calendar

September 2019

  • 20FriSeptember 20

    First day of scheduled student visits for grade 9 applicants

October 2019

  • 07MonOctober 7

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 9 applicants

  • 08TueOctober 8

    First day of student visits for grade 7 applicants

  • 10ThuOctober 10

    Secondary School Night 
    (held at MICDS this year)

    6:00 to 8:00 pm

  • 26SatOctober 26

    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 2019

  • 04MonNovember 4

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 7 applicants

  • 15FriNovember 15

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) registration due

    Please use the Burroughs' school code 4250 when registering.

December 2019

  • 10TueDecember 10

    A Closer Look program for parents/guardians

    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 curricula follow.

    Also offered on Jan. 16

  • 13FriDecember 13

    Grade 9 applications (student and parent sections) due

  • 14SatDecember 14

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs

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

January 2020

  • 06MonJanuary 6

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

    Copies of 2018 tax return and Parents' Estimated Contribution forms due to Caroline LaVigne

  • 10FriJanuary 10

    Last day of scheduled grade 9 student visits

  • 14TueJanuary 14

    Application, personal recommendation, academic transcript, academic recommendation due for all applicants

  • 16ThuJanuary 16

    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 curricula follow.

  • 31FriJanuary 31

    Decisions e-mailed to grade 9 applicants having complete files by January 14 (including tuition aid awards)

February 2020

  • 10MonFebruary 10

    Grade 7 tuition aid applications due to SSS. (Grade 9 applications due Jan. 6)

    Copies of 2018 taxes and Parents' Estimated Contribution form due to Caroline LaVigne

  • 14FriFebruary 14

    Acceptance Reception for admitted grade 9 students and parents/guardians

    8 am

  • 28FriFebruary 28

    Grade 9 enrollment contracts and deposits due by noon

March 2020

  • 13FriMarch 13

    Decisions e-mailed after 4 pm to grade 7 applicants (including tuition aid awards) 

April 2020

  • 01WedApril 1

    Acceptance Reception for admitted grade 7 students and parents/guardians

    6:30 pm

  • 03FriApril 3

    Enrollment contracts and deposits due by noon

  • 18SatApril 18

    Music and math placement evaluation for all new students

    9:00 am

May 2020

  • 02SatMay 2

    Practice Test for 5th Graders
    (registration closed)

    doors open at 8:30 am
    test begins at 9 am

  • 07ThuMay 7

    New Parents Dinner

    6:30 pm

  • 12TueMay 12

    New Parents Dinner

    6:30 pm

June 2020

  • 03WedJune 3

    Picnic for new 7th grade class

    Burroughs Class of 2026!