Visit The Park School

Visit The Park School

We hope you'll visit the campus to experience Park first hand. During a tour, we will offer you the opportunity to glimpse into our stimulating classrooms to observe the co-curricular work of students, step into the Arts and Athletic Centers, and meet personally with a member of the Admission Team.

Attend an Admission Event

We welcome prospective families to attend one of our admission events and discover the remarkable teaching and learning that is distinctive to a Park education.

Tours with principals

Prospective parents are invited to attend fall tours with Park’s Lower, Middle, and Upper School Principals. In addition to touring Park’s Pre-K through Grade 12 academic settings, you’ll get to know Head of School Dan Paradis and learn about the attributes and affordability of a Park education. 

Thursday, October 5
Friday, November 3
Thursday, December 7

8:45–10:30 a.m.

Note: Reservations are required. If you have already created an account with Ravenna, you may register through the Ravenna Hub at https://www.ravenna-hub.com/

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Open houses 2017 - "hands on, minds on" events

Parents and students are invited to visit Park’s 100-acre campus and learn more about our unique approach to learning!

Park’s inspired and inspiring faculty members lead these Open House experiences for students and their parents — offering a selection of curricular and co-curricular activities with the opportunity to engage hands and minds. 

LOWER SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Experience Park's Lower School
(Pre-K - Grade 5)
Saturday, October 7
10-11:30 a.m.
Note: Park's Family Carnival follows: Noon - 6 p.m.

MIDDLE AND UPPER SCHOOLS OPEN HOUSE 
Experience Park's Middle and Upper Schools
(Grades 6-12)
Sunday, October 29
1-3 p.m.
Doors will open at 12:45 p.m. and the program will start promptly at 1 p.m.

For additional information or questions, please contact the Admission Office at 410-339-4130.


Parent Interviews and Tours

Parent Interview

We ask that all parents schedule an interview and a tour with a member of our admission team. If more than one parent or guardian is involved in the life of the applicant, all are encouraged to attend.

You may schedule Parent Visits using the scheduling tools in the Admission Portal or by contacting our office directly at 410-339-4130. Our office hours are Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tours

Tours are an excellent way to gain a comprehensive overview of Grades K–12. 

Parents of applicants applying to Kindergarten–Grade 2 can join small group tours on weekdays from 9–10:30 a.m. Schedule a tour using the tools in the Admission Portal, or call our office at 410-339-4130.

For parents of applicants applying to Grades 3–12, a tour, including visits to classes, can follow the parent interview. 


Student Visits

Kindergartens–Grade 1

Lower School applicants must submit an application and schedule a parent interview before the student visit. Children spend two hours in a Group Observation Visit on Saturdays. To schedule a visit for grades K–1, please contact our office at 410-339-4130. Our office hours are Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Group Observations for Students Applying to the 2018–2019 Academic Year:

  • December 2, 9
  • January 6, 13, 20, 27 

Grades 2–5

Lower School applicants must submit an application and schedule a parent interview before the student visit. To schedule a visit for Grades 2–5 please contact our office at 410-339-4130. Our office hours are Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Visits for students applying to Grades 2–5 typically begin at 8:15 a.m. and end at 2:30 p.m. Applicants are placed in classrooms at their current grade level. 

Upon arrival, students should come to the Admission Office at 8:15 a.m. We ask that you send your child with a morning snack and a lunch. Students should dress casually and come prepared for a day of active engagement that may include a P.E. class; sneakers should be worn. Visitors are escorted to the Admission office at 2:30 p.m. to meet their parents for pickup.

Grades 6–12

Middle and Upper School applicants may visit before or after the parent visit.

You may schedule Middle and Upper School Student Visits using the scheduling tools in the Admission Portal or by contacting our office directly at 410-339-4130. Our office hours are Monday–Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Full-day student visits to the Middle and Upper Schools typically begin at 8:15 a.m. and end at 3:30 p.m. Visitors are paired with a current Park student in the appropriate division during the academic day to share classroom and co-curricular experiences. Visits also include completing a writing prompt, meeting with students, and interviewing with members of the faculty and/or admission staff. Lunch is provided for each visiting student.

Upon arrival, students should come to the Admission Office at 8:15 a.m. Park will provide all needed supplies for the day. Students should dress casually and be prepared for a day of active engagement. At the end of the visit, students participate in a facilities tour given by an Upper School student. The tour will conclude at 3:30 p.m.