Visit our Campus

Learn more about Thayer Academy by scheduling a personal visit. Attend an open house event, join us for a parent coffee, and book a personal interview and tour through our admissions office. For applicants, an interview is a required step in the admissions process.

Throughout the annual admissions cycle the admissions department hosts open houses, parent coffees and evening receptions to help students get to know the school.

Middle School Coffees

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 8:30am
Friday, October 12, 2018 at 8:30am
Friday, December 7, 2018 at 8:30am
Friday, January 18, 2019 at 8:30am

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 Head of School 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 5, 2018 at 8:30am
Friday, November 30, 2018 at 8:30am

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 Head of School 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, October 20, 2018
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 27, 2018
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 7, 2019
5:30 - 8:00pm

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.

Personal Interviews and Tours

  • Individual interviews are required for students applying for admission.
  • Student-led campus tours follow personal interviews.
  • To book your interview, please call our admissions office at 781.664.2221.
2018-19 Upper School Tour & Interview Times        
Mondays 8:15am   1:30pm 2:30pm
Tuesdays 8:15am 9:10am 1:15pm 2:15pm
Wednesdays 8:10am   12:55pm  
Thursdays 8:15am 9:10am 1:10pm 2:15pm
Fridays 8:15am 10:50am 1:15pm 2:15pm
2018-19 Middle School Tour & Interview Times        
Mondays 8:15am   10:40am 1:10pm
Tuesdays 8:15am 9:10am 10:40am 1:15pm
Wednesdays 8:10am 9:00am 10:20am 12:55pm
Thursdays 8:15am 9:10am 10:40am 1:10pm
Fridays 8:15am     12:50pm

Thayer Academy is committed to providing access to all visitors. If you would like to request any accommodations please contact us (admissions@thayer.org, 781.664.2221) so we can assist you.