Visit Whitfield

Visit Whitfield and experience what sets us apart from other schools.  We offer a variety of admission events designed to help you see how we prepare students for college and life beyond in a community of innovation, collaboration, and trust.

We will help you in any way possible.  Ask questions to find out what you want to know.  Visit Whitfield for an admission event, or come to a theater performance or athletic competition.  Meet with a department chairperson.  Let us know what you need during this process. We look forward to meeting you.

To schedule a visit or family interview, call Michelle Templeton at (314) 415-1259.

More information about a variety of admission events is below in the expandable sections.

Admission Visit Day

Perhaps the best way to get a sense of our school is to schedule a day for a visit.  Typically, a student visit starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 11:45 a.m.

Our visit days for the 2019-2020 academic year are as follows:

2019
September 19
October 1
October 4
October 10
October 15
October 22
October 24
October 28
November 1
November 5
November 11
November 19
November 21
November 25
December 3
December 6

2020
January 13
January 16
January 27
February 14
April 30
May 5

Please check back for registration information.

STUDENTS

We will match you with a Whitfield student host for the day. You will see classes, tour campus, attend Morning Assembly, meet students and teachers, and have lunch. Dress is casual; we want you to be comfortable during your visit. You do not need to bring anything with you on your visit day.

PARENTS

We want you to experience Whitfield as well. On your child's visit day, we would be delighted to guide a tour for you, introduce you to students and teachers, and find out more about what you are looking for in a school for your child.

If the above dates do not fit your schedule, please contact Michelle Templeton at (314) 415-1259 or michelle.templeton@whitfieldschool.org to find a date that fits your schedule and ours.  We look forward to having you visit Whitfield!


Open House - Sunday, October 13, 2019

Join us on Sunday, October 13, 2019 for our Open House.  Meet faculty, students, and parents.  Experience our unique community and find your place in it.  The program begins with a presentation at 1:00 PM; please plan to arrive at 12:50 PM for check-in. Parents, students, and family members are welcome.

Open House Schedule:

12:50-1:00 PM   Registration
1:00-1:40 PM     Welcome from our Head of School and student panel discussion
1:40-3:00 PM     Presentations
3:00-3:45 PM     Campus tours / Conversations with school leaders

Walk-ins welcome!

Register for Open House here!

For any questions regarding Open House please call Michelle Templeton at (314) 415-1259.

Whitfield Nights for Prospective Families

We invite prospective students and parents to join us for an interactive event to learn more about our curriculum, community and school culture.  On both evenings, the event begins at 6:30 P.M. and concludes at 8:00 P.M.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Program Agenda

6:30 P.M. OPENING REMARKS  l  Hear from our Head of School, meet academic leaders and key administrators.

6:45 P.M. CURRICULUM FAIR  l  Learn about Whitfield’s approach to academics, meet current students and faculty.

7:20 P.M. CLASSROOM VISIT  (for prospective students)
Experience a Whitfield education by participating in a classroom activity led by a current teacher.

ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS  (for parents)
Engage in small-group dialogues about community and culture facilitated by school leaders.

 

Register for Whitfield Night on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 here.

Register for Whitfield Night on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 here.

For any questions regarding Whitfield Nights please call Michelle Templeton at (314) 415-1259.

 

At every step along the way, please feel free to ask questions.  Our faculty are great resources for you, as are our current students, parents, and alumni.  Please call Michelle Templeton at (314) 415-1259 with questions about admission events, scheduling a visit, or the admission process.

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Whitfield School is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school for grades 6–12.

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Whitfield’s demanding academic program coupled with the support of a dedicated, world class faculty prepares graduates for both the college experience and life beyond.

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