Student and Family Resources


fall family Weekend 2019


This is a spectacular time to be on the Mountainside. Join us for receptions and dinners, meetings with Advisors and Mentors, mini-classes athletics competitions, and a very special All-school Convocation marked by the Investiture of Andrew Vadnais as the Twelfth Head of School. See the full schedule for the weekend below.

Friday, October 4

3:00 - 6:00 pm 

 Reception, Heyniger Memorial Library

3:50 - 5:00 pm

 Appointments with Advisors and Mentors

5:30 pm

 Head of School Reception

6:00 - 7:30 pm Dinner
6:30 - 8:00 pm Appointments with Advisors and Mentors

 Saturday, October 5

7:30 - 8:45 am


8:00 - 8:45 am

 Registration, Wickersham Common Room

8:45 - 11:20 am

Mini-classes: Families follow their student’s schedule and sit in on 15-minute lessons and curriculum summaries

11:30 am

 All-school Convocation & Investiture (all students must attend)

12:30 pm Lunch
1:15 - 3:30 pm Appointments with advisors and mentors
2:30 - 6:30 pm Athletic competitions and more
5:45 - 7:00 pm Dinner
Fall recess begins Saturday, October 5 at 6:30 pm. House Parents will not be available for check out prior to this time. Students must check out of dorms by noon on Sunday, October 6.


Please contact Sarah Frederick, Associate Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations, at (518) 704-2771 with questions.