Fall Family Weekend
Please register for Fall Family Weekend so that we can best prepare for your arrival.
Students may sign off campus on Friday after their last commitment until 3:30 p.m., and day students will remain on campus through the conclusion of outdoor laser tag and glow-in-the-dark lawn games. Saturday, all students should be on campus by 7:45 a.m. through 2:30p.m., with sophomores and juniors excused after the college meeting.Remember, Day Leave Requests must be submitted through Boardingware in advance.
Also, register for the annual run/walk Fortson 5K.
Download and print the weekend schedule. Events are also listed below. Schedule is subject to change.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
8:25-12:10 Students attend classes
12:10 Lunch (Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room)
12:00-4:00 Registration (Latane Parlor)
1:00-6:00 Parent Conferences
1:00-3:30 Water front open (fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding, boat rides)
2:30-3:30 Thistle Shop open (St. Margaret’s Hall)
3:30-9:00 Prospective Day Student Open House (Brockenbrough House)
3:30 JV Volleyball HOME vs Christchurch School (Ball Memorial Gymnasium)
3:30 Fan Van to Athletic Complex from CTC
4:00 Field Hockey HOME vs Northumberland (Athletic Complex)
4:45 Varsity Volleyball HOME vs Christchurch School (Ball Memorial Gymnasium)
5:30-6:30 Dinner for students and families- Required for students (Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room)
7:00 Parent Social & Live Auction (Chinn House)
7:00-9:00 Laser Tag and Glow-in-the-Dark Yard Games (Reading Room)
9:30-10:00 Fire pit & S'mores for Students and Families (TBD)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14
7:30 Fortson 5k Registration with Coffee Bar & Doughnuts (St. Margaret's Hall)
7:30-9:00 Thistle Shop open (St. Margaret’s Hall)
8:00-10:00 Parent Conferences
8:00 Fortson 5K Run/Walk (St. Margaret’s Hall)
8:45 Fortson 5K Run/Walk awards (St. Margaret’s Hall)
9:00-10:00 Continental Breakfast (Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room)
9:15 Art Show- Required for students(Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room)
9:30-11:00 Alumnae Brunch (Chinn House)
10:00-12:15 Mini Classes (Student class schedules are in parent registration packets)
10:00-12:15 Pumpkin Carving, Plein Air Painting and Board Games (River Lawn)
12:15 Lunch- Required for students (River Lawn)
1:30 All School Meeting/Performing Arts (Ball Memorial Gymnasium)
2:30 College Panel- Required for sophomore and junior students (Margaret Robinson Broad Dining Room)
MONDAY, OCTOBER 16
Student-athletes return by 3:00 p.m.
Boarding students return by 7:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17