Opening of School 2021

 

Quarantine Period - Sunday - Tuesday, Aug. 29-31

  • Arrivals for on-campus quarantine
  • Park in hockey rink parking lot and call the infirmary at 401.643.1233.  After receiving instructions from the nurse on duty, proceed to back door of infirmary for check-in.
  • All students must meet with infirmary staff before going to houses
    • Quarantine boys will stay in St. Leonard’s House
    • Quarantine girls will stay in St. Mary’s House

 

Preseason Begins Tuesday, Sept. 7

8am Quarantine students move to their permanent house rooms. Parents may return to campus at this time to help their child move in.

Preseason registration: This is the official and complete registration for the year. Parents of new students are invited to return to campus for orientation on Saturday, Sept. 11 by 3:30pm.

  • 9:30-10am:  Boys soccer
  • 10-10:30am:  Field hockey
  • 10:30-11am:  Football
  • 11-11:30am:  Girls soccer
  • 11:30am-noon:  Volleyball

Please complete items in this order:

Park in hockey rink parking lot

  1. SCIENCE BUILDING
    1. Infirmary
    2. Student Life
    3. E&R Laundry
    4. Business Office
  2. HEALEY & SHEEHAN SQUASH FITNESS CENTER
    1. Meet with preseason coaches
    2.  Football pick up equipment at gym
  3. HOUSES
    1. Preseason athletes move in to their permanent rooms for the year

Note: Preseason athletes will pick up their textbooks from the bookstore (located between the Office of Admission and Student Center) on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2-4pm.

10:30am-12pm:  Post All on campus to deliver student stored items, outside gym

 

International Student Leaders and Prefects - Thursday, Sept. 9

International Student Leaders and Prefects not in preseason arrive

  • Park in hockey rink parking lot and call the infirmary at 401.643.1233. After receiving instructions from the nurse on duty, proceed to back door of infirmary for check-in.
  • Move in to dorm
  • Complete registration process on Sunday

4:30pm:  International Student Leader Meeting, Regan Lecture Hall - Dinner is provided

8-10pm:  Prefects, Int’l Student Leaders, Red Key Heads, and athletic team captains meeting, Regan Lecture Hall

 

New International Students Arrive Friday, Sept. 10

9:30-11am New International Parent and Student Registration

Please complete items in this order:

Park in hockey rink parking lot

  1. SCIENCE BUILDING
    1. Infirmary
    2. Student Life
    3.  E&R Laundry
    4. Business Office
  2. BOOKSTORE (located between the Office of Admission of Student Center)
    1.  Pick up textbooks
  3. HOUSES
    1. Drop off items in student rooms
  • 11am-noon:  International Parent and Student Orientation, Regan Lecture Hall
  • 1-2pm:  International Parent and Student Orientation, Regan Lecture Hall
  • 2pm:  International Parent and Student Orientation: Optional Campus Tours led by International Student Leaders, Science Building commons

Note: New international students may stay on campus or in hotels with family on Friday night

  • 4:30-5:15pm:  Prefect meeting with Mrs. Walter, RLH
  • 5:15pm-5:30pm:  Prefect meeting with Mr. Chenoweth and Mr. Walter, RLH
  • 7-9pm:  All new students: ice cream social with Mr. and Mrs. Walter , Headmaster home/RavensQuad
  • 7:30-9pm:  Prefects meet with their house parents in their own houses
  • 9:30pm:  House meeting/check in for all residents

 

New Students Arrive Saturday, Sept. 11

  • 10-11:30am:  International Parent and Student Orientation, Regan Lecture Hall
  • 12:30-3:30pm:  New Student Registration
    • 12:30-1pm:  Boarding students last name A-K
    • 1-1:30pm:  Boarding students last names L-R
    • 1:30-2pm:  Boarding students last names S-Z
    • 3-3:30pm:  Day students

Please complete items in this order:

Park in hockey rink parking lot

  1. SCIENCE BUILDING
    1.  Infirmary
    2. Student Life
    3. College Counseling for Fifth and Sixth Form
    4. E&R Laundry
    5. Business Office
  2. BOOKSTORE (located between the Office of Admission and the Student Center)
    1. Pick up textbooks
  3. HOUSES
    1. Drop off items in student rooms
  • 3:45pm:   House meetings: New parents and students meet in common rooms of houses with houseparents and prefects
  • 4:45pm:  New students & prefects: meet outside Administration Building, casual dress. Bring a sweatshirt or sweater. Walk to Green Animals Topiary Gardens.

New parents: enter auditorium in Administration Building

  • 5:30pm:  New parents meet with advisors
  • 5:45-7pm:  Dinner for all new parents
  • 7:00pm:  New day parents and day students depart
  • 7:45pm:  New boarding parents depart
  • 8pm:  House meetings for all boarding students

 

Returning Students Arrive Sunday, Sept. 12

  • 8-9:10am:  Continental Breakfast, Stillman Dining Hall
  • 9:30am:  Mass in the Church - Warm Weather Dress. Parents and families are welcome

                        For girls: dress of appropriate length that covers the shoulders or collared shirt, skirt/dress pants and leather sandals or shoes

                        For boys: collared shirt, dress pants and leather sandals or shoes

  • 10am–1pm:  Brunch available in the Stillman Dining Hall
  • 10:30-11:30am:  Mr. Walter and Mrs. Fonts available in the dining hall during brunch for parent conversations
  • 11:30am:   All new parents depart
  • 11:30am–7:30pm:  New student orientation, casual dress
  • 2:00-4:00 pm Returning student registration in science building

    • 2-2:30pm Boarding students last name A-K

    • 2:30-3pm Boarding students last names L-R

    • 3-3:30pm Boarding students last names S-Z

    • 3:30-4pm    Day students

  • 4:15pm: House meetings for all day and boarding students

  • 5-5:30pm: Advisory meetings

  • 5:30-6:30pm: All school cookout, Gazebo       

  • 6:30-7:45pm:  House competitions, RavensQuad
  • 7:45pm:  Day students depart    
  • 8pm:  Check-in and House meetings for all boarding students. Required.

 

Monday, Sept. 13

  • 7:45am:  First laundry pickup for E&R
  • 7-8:10am:  Breakfast in the dining hall
  • 8:15am:  All day students and boarders meet in house common rooms. Walk up to Mass together.
  • 8:30am:  Opening Mass of the school year
  • Classes begin