Admissions Events & Calendar

Key Admissions Dates

Middle School Coffees

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP
Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP
Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP
Friday, January 19, 2018 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP

Thayer Academy Middle School, Thompson Hall
81 Hobart Avenue
Braintree, MA

Join us in a small group setting for coffee and a light breakfast from 8:30 - 9:30am to learn about Thayer Academy Middle School from Headmaster Ted Koskores '70, P '10, '13, Middle School Director Carson Smith, faculty, students, and parents. Afterwards, take a campus tour and stop into and experience classes in session.

Upper School Coffees

Friday, October 6, 2017 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8:30am Click here to RSVP

Thayer Academy Center for the Arts
745 Washington Street
Braintree, MA

Join us in a small group setting for coffee and a light breakfast from 8:30 - 9:30am to learn about Thayer Academy Upper School from Headmaster Ted Koskores '70, P '10, '13, Upper School Director Highley Thompson P '20, '23, faculty, students, and parents. Afterwards, take a campus tour and stop into and experience classes in session.

Middle School Open House

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:30am - 12:00pm

For families of students grades 5-8. Experience Thayer's unique community. Understand our cutting-edge programs through outstanding faculty and student presentations. Meet with faculty, coaches, team captains, parents, and graduates. Talk to admissions and financial aid representatives.

Tours of our newly-renovated, first-rate facilities with student guides start every 20 minutes. A continental breakfast will be served. On-campus parking is open to all. No RSVP is required.

Upper School Open House

Saturday, October 28, 2017
9:30am - 12:00pm

For families of students grades 9-12. Experience Thayer's unique community. Understand our cutting-edge programs through outstanding faculty and student presentations. Meet with faculty, coaches, team captains, parents, and graduates. Talk to admissions and financial aid representatives.

Tours of our newly-renovated, first-rate facilities with student guides start every 20 minutes. A continental breakfast will be served. On-campus parking is open to all. No RSVP is required.

Winter Open House (US and MS)

Monday, January 8, 2018
5:30 - 8:30pm

For families of students grades 5-12. Experience Thayer's unique community. Understand our cutting-edge programs through faculty and student presentations. Meet with faculty, coaches, team captains, parents, and graduates. Talk to admissions and financial aid representatives.

A light dinner will be served. On-campus parking is open to all. Click here to RSVP

Evening Receptions

Milton Reception: Tuesday, November 14, 6:30-8pm
Hingham Reception: Thursday, November 30. 6:30-8pm
Dedham Reception: Tuesday, December 5, 6:30-8pm

For students and their parents interested in grades 5-11. You are cordially invited to meet Headmaster Ted Koskores ’70 P ’10, ’13 along with students, faculty, and parents to learn more about the academic, arts, athletic, and service programs at Thayer Academy. Refreshments will be served.

RSVP to Liz Bruno at lbruno@thayer.org or 781.664.2221

ISEE and SSAT Testing Dates Hosted at Thayer

Please register for the ISEE test at www.iseetest.org and for the SSAT at www.ssat.org. Check-in for all tests is at 8:30am on the morning of the test. All tests are administered in the Main Building on campus (with the clock tower). All testing begins at 9:00am and usually finishes by 12:15pm.

SSAT for Upper School applicants (grades 9-12)
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Saturday, January 6, 2018

ISEE for Middle School applicants (grades 5-8)
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Saturday, February 3, 2018

ISEE Test Prep Class

Each fall, Thayer offers an ISEE test prep class for prospective students to our Middle School (5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades). Taught by outstanding Thayer math and English faculty on campus, this class meets for 90 minutes, once a week for 8 weeks. Get ready for the test, and learn new material at Thayer! Click here to learn more and register.

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