Admissions Calendar

October 2018

  • 08MonOctober 8

    First day of scheduled family interviews for grade 9 applicants

  • 08MonOctober 8

    First day of student visits for grade 7 applicants

  • 15MonOctober 15

    Secondary School Night 
    (held at Burroughs this year)

    6:00 to 8:00 pm

  • 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)
    To pre-register, CLICK HERE

    
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

    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.

  • 28MonJanuary 28

    Grade 7 tuition aid applications due to SSS. (Grade 9 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 grade 9 applicants having complete files by January 15 (including tuition aid awards)

  • 15FriFebruary 15

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted Grade 9 Students

    8 am

  • 22FriFebruary 22

    Grade 9 enrollment contracts and deposits due by 3 pm

March 2019

  • 15FriMarch 15

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

April 2019

  • 03WedApril 3

    Acceptance Reception for Admitted Grade 7 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!