Admissions Calendar

September 2018

  • 20ThuSeptember 20

    First day of scheduled student visits for grade 9 applicants

October 2018

  • 08MonOctober 8

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 9 applicants

  • 08MonOctober 8

    First day of student visits for 7th grade applicants

  • 15MonOctober 15

    Secondary School Night 
    (held at Burroughs this year)

  • 20SatOctober 20

    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 2018

  • 05MonNovember 5

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 7 applicants

  • 16FriNovember 16

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) registration due

December 2018

  • 06ThuDecember 6

    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. 16

  • 08SatDecember 8

    SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) at Burroughs

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

  • 14FriDecember 14

    Grade 9 applications (student and parent sections) due

January 2019

  • 07MonJanuary 7

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

    Copies of 2017 tax return and Parents' Estimated Contribution forms due to Caroline LaVigne

  • 15TueJanuary 15

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

  • 16WedJanuary 16

    A Closer Look program for parents

    6:30 pm program

    Another opportunity to attend the Dec. 6 program

  • 28MonJanuary 28

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

    Copies of 2017 taxes and Parents' Estimated Contribution form due to Caroline LaVigne

February 2019

  • 01FriFebruary 1

    Decision letters mailed to 9th grade applicants having complete files by January 15 (including tuition aid awards)

  • 15FriFebruary 15

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted 9th Grade Students

    8 am

  • 22FriFebruary 22

    9th Grade enrollment contracts and deposits due by 3 pm

March 2019

  • 15FriMarch 15

    Decision letters mailed to 7th Grade applicants (including tuition aid awards)

April 2019

  • 03WedApril 3

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted 7th Grade Students

  • 05FriApril 5

    Enrollment contracts and deposits due by 3 pm

  • 20SatApril 20

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

May 2019

  • 04SatMay 4

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

  • 07TueMay 7

    New Parents Dinner
    6:30 pm

  • 15WedMay 15

    New Parents Dinner
    6:30 pm

June 2019

  • 05WedJune 5

    Picnic for new 7th grade class
    Burroughs Class of 2025!