Fall Family Weekend 2019
Plan to join us on campus for Fall Family Weekend, October 11–12, 2019.
Day students may not sign off campus on Friday until 9:00 p.m., and should be on campus by 10:00 a.m. on Saturday.
All Students must remain on campus through the end of the All-School Meeting on Saturday.
Fall Family Weekend leave requests are due by Thursday, September 26 at 5:00 p.m. Student leave requests must be submitted in advance through Boardingware. Please see our Student Handbook for leave policies and procedures.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11
8:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. Students attend classes
12:30 p.m.– 1:30 p.m. Lunch | Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Registration | SMS Hall Lawn (Rain Location: SMS Hall Parlor)
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Parent Conferences: Registration information to come.
3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Open House: Visit your student's teachers in their classrooms, no appointment necessary.
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Thistle Shop Open | St. Margaret’s Hall
4:00 p.m. Tennis Match @ HOME vs TBA
4:00 p.m. JV Volleyball Game @ HOME vs TBA
5:15 p.m. Varsity Volleyball Game @ HOME vs TBA
4:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m. Parent Conferences: Registration information to come.
6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Dinner for students and families - Required for students| Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room
7:30 p.m. Art Show for students and families | Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room - Mezzanine
8:30 p.m. Parent Council Riverboat-themed Social | Brockenbrough House
8:30 p.m. Fire Pit & S'mores for Students | A-House Beach
Schedule of events is subject to change.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12
8:00 a.m.– 9:00 a.m. SMS Parent Know-How: Learn about the Scottie Parent Community (continental breakfast served) | Viola H. Woolfolk Library, Reading Room
8:00 a.m.– 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast for students| Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room
8:30 a.m.– 10:00 a.m. Parent Conferences: Registration information to come.
8:30 a.m.– 10:00 a.m Waterfront Open
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m. College Panel: required for sophomore and junior students and families, all are welcome | Ball Memorial Gymnasium
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. All-School Meeting | Ball Memorial Gymnasium
12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch | River Lawn (weather permitting)
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Parent Conferences: Registration information to come.
Monday, October 14
3:00 p.m. Student-athletes return
7:00 p.m. Boarding students return
Tuesday, October 15
See some of the fun we had on campus during Fall Family Weekend 2018 and make plans to join us this year.