Parents Weekend

 

We look forward to welcoming you to campus for Spring Parents Weekend, May 3-4, 2019

Summer Signature presentations, a Visual Arts Show, Honors Theater performances, athletic events and classes - you'll experience first-hand your child's rich schedule at Peddie! Capped off by the Spring Social, Spring Parents Weekend is a wonderful way to celebrate our students and community. We hope to see you on campus!


Optional meetings with advisors

Parents who wish to meet with their student's teacher(s) or advisor should contact that faculty member in advance. Because of Saturday's full class schedule and extra-curricular activities, faculty availability may be limited. The last available appointment slot on Saturday will be 12:00 p.m.

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The School Store will be open on Friday and Saturday of Parents Weekend.
 
Hours:
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m; Saturday: 7:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, May 3

4:15 p.m.
Varsity Girls Softball vs. Pennington
Varsity Softball field

Cheer on the Falcons as they take on the Red Raiders

5:00-7:00 p.m.
Dinner for parents and students
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall

All families are invited to enjoy dinner in the dining hall provided by Peddie Food Service.

6:00 p.m.
Summer Signature presentation night
Efros Auditorium, Caspersen History House

Hear from seniors who participated in the Summer Signature program in 2018. Using the world as their classroom, these students spent the winter and spring of their junior year developing intellectual grounding for independent projects which they executed in the summer before their senior year.

6:30-8:00 p.m.
Honors Visual Arts Studio Thesis Show
Swig Arts Center

Members of the Honors Visual Arts Studio class showcase their yearlong work based on personal concentrations they have explored throughout the school year.

8:00 p.m.
Honors Theater performs One-Acts
Swig Arts Center

Members of the Honors Theater class produce, direct, design and act in a One-Act Play Festival.

Saturday, May 4

7:45 a.m.
Welcome Coffee
Annenberg Hall Foyer

 

8:00-11:35 a.m.
Saturday classes
Academic buildings

Please check MyBackPack for your child's schedule (go to "My Documents," click on "Fall 2018 Parents Day Class Schedule").8:30-11:15 a.m.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Parents of the Class of 2020: "Maintaining balance: Matching plan with purpose"
Efros Auditorium, Caspersen History House

Join the Peddie College Counseling team as they share and review the college search plans and application pathways of several recent Peddie students. Why did students apply where they did? Who made the best decisions, and how did these impact the admissions decisions?

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall

 

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Mandatory meeting for sophomore students (and their parents) enrolling in EXP 
Caspersen History House rm. 205

Sophomores admitted to the Science Signature Program (EXP) for next year and their parents will meet with directors to learn more about the requirements of the program.

2:30 p.m.
Athletic events

  • 2:30 p.m.: Varsity Baseball vs. West Windsor-Plainsboro South (William Thompson Varsity Baseball Field)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Varsity Girls Lacrosse vs. Monroe High School (Outdoor turf field)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Varsity Boys Tennis vs. Blair Academy (Tennis courts)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Varsity Boys Lacrosse vs. Monroe High School (Shuman Field)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Varsity Girls Golf vs. The Hill School (Peddie Golf Course)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Varsity Boys and Girls Crew MAPL Championship (Mercer Lake)

5:30 p.m.

Peddie Parents Association Spring Social
Ian H. Graham '50 Athletic Center

 Register. Pre-registration encouraged; on-site registration will be available. Questions? email events@peddie.org.