POCO

 

 

Welcome, new students! Peddie On Campus Orientation begins with registration on Friday afternoon, August 31 and ends with dinner on Sunday, September 2. We look forward to greeting and assisting you as you meet new classmates, get familiar with your campus and begin your journey as a Peddie Falcon. Ala Viva!

Move-In Day 2018

Schedule of Events

Friday, August 31

♦ 1:00-3:00 p.m. ♦
New boarding student registration
Geiger-Reeves Theater


♦ 3:00-4:00 p.m. ♦
Boarding students meet with dorm faculty
assigned dormitory

New day student registration
Geiger-Reeves Theater


♦ 5:00 p.m. ♦ 
Class Deans meet with new students and families
Class of 2022: Geiger-Reeves Theater
Class of 2021: Masland Room
Class of 2020: Library
Class of 2019: Peddie Grill


♦ 5:45-7:00 p.m. ♦
New Student Advisor picnic
Center Campus


♦ 7:00 p.m. ♦
New students "hug it out" with families; families depart campus


♦ 7:15-9:00 p.m. ♦
New students meet with prefects and POCO leaders
assigned groups and locations


♦ 7:30-9:30 p.m. ♦
PPA Parent Social (registration required)
Knob Hill Golf Club


♦ 9:00 p.m. ♦
New Student Ice cream social
Caspersen Campus Center


♦ 10:00 p.m. ♦
Day students picked up
Caspersen Campus Center
Boarders check in
Assigned dormitories

Saturday, September 1

♦ 8:00 a.m. ♦
Breakfast
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall


♦ 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. ♦
New Students: Peddie Amazing Race
Geiger-Reeves Theater


♦ 11:45 a.m. ♦ 
Lunch
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall


♦ 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ♦
Group 1: Impact Testing

Group 2: Technology Training
Annenberg Hall


♦ 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. ♦

Group 1: Technology Training

Group 2: Impact Testing
Annenberg Hall


♦ 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. ♦
Classroom walk-around
assigned groups and locations


♦ 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. ♦
How to be a Falcon
Geiger-Reeves Theater


♦ 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. ♦
Dinner
Caspersen Campus Center


♦ 6:30 - 9:45 p.m. ♦
POCOfest
Von Center


♦ 10:00 p.m. ♦
Day students picked up
Caspersen Campus Center
Boarders check in
Assigned dormitories

Sunday, September 2

♦ 8:30 a.m. ♦
Breakfast
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall


♦ 10:30 a.m. ♦
Convocation
Ayer Memorial Chapel (Family style dress required)


♦ 11:30 a.m. ♦ 
Grade Meetings

Class of 2022: Swig Courtyard
Class of 2021: Science Center Patio
Class of 2020: Chapel Steps
Class of 2019: Annenberg Hall Steps


♦ 12:00 p.m. ♦
Lunch
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall


♦ 1:30 p.m. ♦
New Student Orientation
New students grades 9-11: POCO games on football field
Post-graduate students: Science Center
Returning Student Impact Testing
Efros Auditorium, Caspersen History House


♦ 4:00 p.m. ♦
ALL students meet in front of Ayer Memorial Chapel


♦ 5:00 p.m. ♦
Dinner
Caspersen Campus Center Dining Hall


♦ 7:00 p.m. ♦
Day students picked up
Caspersen Campus Center
Boarders check in
Assigned dormitories