Princeton Academy Expo Families

Princeton Academy Educational Expo 
in Princeton NJ - 
April 24, 2017

We welcome families interested in learning more about educational options and pathways.  At this Educational Expo you will find day and boarding schools, meet admission and industry experts, and have a chance to learn more about great school options for you or your child in a casual, warm, and welcoming environment. 

Please see the schedule below for more information about the evening.  Please note this event is free and open to the public, and we encourage you to share this invitation with anyone interested in learning more about transformative independent/private school experiences. 

Host School: Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
1128 Great Road • Princeton, NJ 08540 • (609) 921-6499

Who's Attending?

Schools in Attendance
(updated daily, alphabetical order)

Updated 4-24-2017
Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools Phillips Exeter Academy
Avon Old Farms School Pomfret School
Blair Academy Portsmouth Abbey School
Choate Rosemary Hall Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
Cushing Academy Princeton Day School
Darrow School Princeton Learning Cooperative
Deerfield Academy Ridley College
Dublin School Rutgers Preparatory School
Emma Willard School Solebury School
Forman School St. Andrew's School
Fusion Academy Princeton Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart
George School The Bolles School
Hebron Academy The Hill School
Holy Ghost Preparatory School The Hun School of Princeton
Kimball Union Academy The Knox School
Loomis Chaffee School The Lawrenceville School
Mercersburg Academy The Pennington School
Middlesex School The Perkiomen School
Millbrook School The Stony Brook School
Milton Academy The Taft School
Miss Porter's School The Thacher School
Montverde Academy The Wilberforce School
Notre Dame High School West Nottingham Academy
Oakwood Friends School Westminster School
Peddie School Westover School
Phillips Academy

Resources in Attendance

Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT)
Karen Smith, Associate Director of Marketing & Communication, will be available to discuss assessment options and strategies for students
Test Innovators
Will have a table and information on test prep will be provided


6:00pm - 8:00pm Education Expo/School Fair — a most engaging interaction with school reps, special guests, and brief, 25 minute breakout sessions for parents and students on key topics.

Breakout Sessions (optional)

Family members can attend together or choose a family member to go to the session while others visit school and resource tables

6:30pm - 6:55pm  Application ProcessAnswers to key questions about pathways, both boarding and day, and navigating the application process: guidance on interviewing, essay writing and more.

Presenters: Jennifer Beams Sheppard, Director of Admission, Princeton Academy,
and Peter Curran, Assistant Head of School for Enrollment & Communications, Blair Academy 

7:00pm - 7:25pm  Assessment and Testing
Candidate assessment and its role in the process.

Steven C. Bristol, Assistant Headmaster for Enrollment Management and Strategic Planning, The HUN School of Princeton  

7:30pm - 7:55pm  Affordability
Navigating school costs and the financial aid process (including clarification on financial aid, merit aid, and scholarship)

: Will Richardson, Dean of Admissions, The Lawrenceville School

This event is free and open to the public, and we encourage you to share this invitation!

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