News & Calendar

Information for Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Thayer Academy! Following are some events and programs that will help answer any questions you have about life at Thayer.

Middle School

Student & Parent Welcome Program

Be a Thayer Tiger for a day!

Spend a day on campus with a student host, visit classes, ask questions, join us for lunch, and meet teachers, coaches, and future classmates. RSVP with your choice of date to Liz Bruno at 781.664.2221.

6th Grade

  • Wednesday, March 29
  • Friday, March 31
  • Wednesday, April 5
  • Friday, April 7
  • Wednesday, April 19*
  • Thursday, April 20*
  • Friday, April 21*

7th & 8th Grade

  • Tuesday, March 28
  • Thursday, March 30
  • Tuesday, April 4
  • Thursday, April 6
  • Wednesday, April 19*

*Please note: These dates are after the enrollment date of Monday, April 10, 2017.

On your visit day
  • Please come to the Middle School campus (81 Hobart Ave. Braintree, MA) no later than 8:00am
  • Thayer's dress code: no blue jeans, t-shirts, or sweats
  • Enrollment agreements are due by Monday, April 10, 2017
Program Schedule

  • 7:45-8:00am: Arrival / Tiger host picks up prospective student, student spends day on campus (Thompson Hall)
  • 8:00-8:15am: Parent coffee / reception (Thompson Hall)
  • 8:15-9:15am: Welcome Program for Parents (Thompson Hall)
    • Headmaster Ted Koskores '70 P '10, '13
    • Middle School Director, Carson Smith, along with department heads, teachers, parents, and students
    • Program overview and Q&A
  • 9:15-10:00am: Parents visit classes in session (various classrooms on campus)
  • 2:30pm: Student pick-up

Upper School

Student & Parent Welcome Program

Be a Thayer Tiger for a day!

Spend a day on campus with a student host, visit classes, ask questions, join us for lunch, and meet teachers, coaches, and future classmates. RSVP with your choice of date to Liz Bruno at 781.664.2221.

  • Wednesday, March 29
  • Friday, March 31
  • Tuesday, April 4
  • Friday, April 7
  • Monday, April 10
  • *Thursday, April 20*

*Please note: This date is after the enrollment date of Monday, April 10, 2017.

On your visit day
  • Please arrive and meet your Tiger Host at the Center for the Arts Lobby (off of Central Ave. entrance) no later than 8:00am
  • Thayer's dress code: no blue jeans, t-shirts, or sweats
  • Enrollment agreements are due by Monday, April 10, 2017
Program Schedule
  • 7:45-8:00am: Arrival / Tiger host pick-up, student spends day on campus (Center for the Arts Lobby)
  • 8:00-8:15am: Parent coffee / reception (CFA Lobby)
  • 8:15-9:00am: Welcome Program for Parents
    • Headmaster Ted Koskores '70 P '10, '13
    • Upper School Director Highley Thompson P '20, '23 along with department heads, teachers, parent/student panel
    • Program overview and Q&A
  • 9:15-10:00am: Parents visit classes in session (various classrooms on campus)
  • 3:00pm: Student pick-up, students may attend after school sports and activities (optional)

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