VIRTUAL EVENTS

Since our campus is currently closed to visitors and we are not hosting shadow days, please join us virtually to learn more about Garrison Forest!

 

Special Program Information Sessions

Click below to learn more about the events and register. Information sessions are an opportunity for you and your child to learn about specific programs and the faculty who support girls in pursuing these passions. 

Fine & Performing Arts Information Sessions

Join Diane Yu, Chair of Fine Arts, and Rachel Waller, Chair of Performing Arts, for an engaging webinar about the distinct and diverse art offerings at GFS. From Drumline in Lower School, the Musical and Graphic Design in Middle School, and Photography, Select A Cappella and Color Theory in Upper School, each student has the opportunity to explore, develop, and celebrate her own artistic expression as an integral part of our program. Both parents and students are welcome to attend this webinar. 

 

GFS and Beyond: Experiential learning that prepares girls for now and after GFS

Join Elizabeth Almeter, Director of College Counseling, and Andrea Perry, Director of the James Center, for an engaging webinar about the unique opportunities available at GFS. These programs prepare girls for tomorrow and far beyond as leaders, thinkers and citizens. Our College Counseling program begins in 10th grade, and allows our faculty to truly know the girls and advocate for them throughout the application process. Our WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) program allows students the opportunity to take an active role in their learning as research fellows at Johns Hopkins University, and our Jenkins Fellows program funds student-driven service projects across the globe. Learn about the distinctive opportunities College Counseling, WISE, and Jenkins Fellowships can provide your daughter at Garrison Forest!

 

Boarding 101 for International Students

Join Jodi Blackburn, Director of Residential Life, and current students for an informational webinar about the benefits of boarding at Garrison Forest School. You will learn about our vibrant residential community and exciting weekend activities, as well as the academic advantages and leadership opportunities which help prepare students for college and beyond. This webinar is geared toward international applicants and their families.

 

Boarding 101 for Domestic Students

Join Jodi Blackburn, Director of Residential Life, and current students for an informational webinar about the benefits of boarding at Garrison Forest School. You will learn about our vibrant residential community and exciting weekend activities, as well as the academic advantages and leadership opportunities which help prepare students for college and beyond. This webinar is geared toward applicants from the U.S. and their families.

 

Riding and Polo Information Sessions

Join Rick Harris, Director of Riding, and Jenny Schwartz, Director of Polo, for an engaging and informative webinar about the Riding and Polo programs at Garrison Forest School. Whether trying a new sport or training for the highest levels of competition in our Equestrian Institute, you will learn about the diverse offerings designed to fit students at every level, both during and beyond the school day.

 

Athletics Information Sessions

Join Jessy Morgan, Director of Athletics, and Liza Blue ’10, Head Varsity Lacrosse Coach and Athletic Outreach Coordinator, for an exciting webinar about the athletic program at Garrison Forest School. As the proud winners of three 2019 IAAM championships in field hockey, soccer, and tennis, the Garrison Grizzlies field 48 teams in 16 sports and help girls develop a love for athletics through excellent coaching and a vibrant P.E. program. This event is geared toward both students and their families. Come learn what it means to be a Grizzly! 

 

Financial Assistance Clinics

Join Stacy Mohn, Chief Financial Officer, and Catie Gibbons, Director of Enrollment Management, to learn about our philosophy and process around Financial Assistance. You will learn about affordability and accessibility, the wide range of incomes our financial assistance program serves. This is a webinar style event designed for parents: your video will be off while Stacy and Catie present and answer your questions. 

 

Register by clicking on the dates above or through your Ravenna account. More events to come soon. 
 


 

Previous Virtual Events

  • Get to know GFS: Coffee with Chris Hughes, Head of Garrison Forest School (9/15/2020)
  • Get to know the Preschool at Garrison Forest: Virtual Open House (9/13/2020)
  • Get to know the Lower School at Garrison Forest: Virtual Open House (9/7/2020)
  • Get to know the Middle School at Garrison Forest: Virtual Open House (9/15/2020)
  • Get to know the Upper School at Garrison Forest: Virtual Open House (9/20/2020)

Missed the event? Email admission@gfs.org to receive the recording.