Admission Events

All School Open House
Grace House, 1-3 p.m.
Experience our program through hands-on activities designed for children ages 3-15. Parents and guardians will have the chance to meet Head of School Aaron Cooper, divisional leaders, faculty, staff, students and parents. Take a tour of our 85-acre campus. Children and walk-ins are welcome. Interested in a future year? You are also welcome!
Oct. 23
Divisional Open Houses
Get a first-hand look at our classrooms, meet our teachers and divisional leaders, and learn more about our academic, athletic and art programs, which are deliberately designed to meet the needs of students at each stage of their educational journeys.
Early Childhood Open House [Ages 3, 4 & Kindergarten]
In-person, Thacher Building, 10 a.m.
Oct. 25
Nov. 30
Dec. 14
Lower School Open House [Grades 1-4]
In-person, Grace House Innovation Space, 10 a.m.
Oct. 26
Middle & Upper School Open House [Grades 5-9]
In-person, Grace House Innovation Space, 10 a.m.
Oct. 27
Virtual Coffee & Conversation
Grab a cup of coffee and join us on Zoom for an informal conversation with school leaders, parent and student ambassadors, and admission representatives. Learn more about our program intentionally designed for students ages 3 through Grade 9.
Virtual, 9 a.m. Thursdays throughout the Fall
Sept. 29
Oct. 6
Oct. 20
Nov. 3
Nov. 17
Dec. 1
"Meet Our Leaders" Series
Join our educational leaders to learn about specific aspects of our program that contribute to our holistic approach of educating students to become "happy, healthy, 30-year-olds."
Nov. 9: "Fostering a Sense of Belonging"
In-person, Grace House Innovation Space, 9 a.m.
Join Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Kojo Clarke and two of our faculty Diversity Liaisons – Caregiver/Parent Engagement Facilitator Jess McKinney and Student Programming Facilitator Nika Skvir-Maliakal – to learn about how we create community for our students and families at Country School.
Campus Tours
Take a tour of our 85-acre campus and see our program in action. This is a great opportunity for you to ask questions and learn more about what your child’s experience could be at Country School. Tours last approximately 45 minutes.
For individual tours with an admission representative please call (203) 801-5608, or email us.
Fall Group Tours
Meet at Grace House Lobby
Group tours are led by a current parent on the first Friday of each month in the Fall.
Oct. 7
Nov. 4
Dec. 2
New Canaan Country School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin and are afforded all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, or disability in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid policies or any other school-administered programs.