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Boarding School Fair

Boarding school fair

Town School is proud to host its 33rd annual Boarding School Fair, the largest on the West Coast, on Sunday, May 7 from 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM

The typical audience for the Fair includes:

  • Middle school families seeking a Junior Boarding School
  • 7th grade families beginning their high school search
  • 8th grade families seeking a high school with rolling admissions
  • High school families interested in transferring
  • Families seeking summer programs


This event is free and open to all Bay Area families by registering in advance.

To register for the Fair as an attendee, please click here.


9:45 AM—Doors open

10:00 AM—Panel Discussion

Finding the Right Match: What Options Are Out There? How Do I Know if the School Is Right for Our Family?

  • Berkshire School | Allison A. Letourneau, Director of Admission 
  • Cate School | Kyle Mason, Interim Director of Admission
  • St. Paul's School | Dana Anselmi, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
  • Sun Valley Community School  | Alessia Carega, Director of Admissions 
  • Trinity-Pawling School | Jeffrey J. Beck, Director of Admission

11:00 AM—Fair begins with 100 boarding schools available to meet and learn more about

12:45-1:30 PM—Panel Discussion

Boarding 101: What do Schools Offer? What do Schools Look for in an Application? How Should Families Prepare?

  • Lawrenceville School | Dana Brown, Director of Admission 

  • Phillips Exeter Academy | Bill Leahy, Dean of Enrollment  

  • San Domenico School  | Jennifer Nash, Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management

  • St. Andrew's School | Will Robinson, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid

  • Stevenson | Amy E. Graham, Dean of Enrollment Management

1:30 PM—Fair ends


Boarding School Registration:

Please have your admissions team contact Anson Kendall, Director of Secondary School Counseling. 

Boarding school fair

Participating Schools 

Annie Wright Schools
Army and Navy Academy
Asheville School


Avon Old Farms School

Berkshire School

Besant Hill School

Bishop's College School

Blair Academy

Brentwood College School
Brewster Academy

Canterbury School

Cate School

Chaminade College Preparatory School

Chatham Hall

Cheshire Academy

Choate Rosemary Hall

Culver Academies
Cushing Academy

Dana Hall School

Darrow School

Deerfield Academy

Dublin School

Dunn School

Eaglebrook School

Episcopal High School

Fessenden School

Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

Groton School

Hawaii Preparatory Academy

Hebron Academy
Hillside School

Holderness School

Iolani School

Kent School

Kents Hill School
Kimball Union Academy

Lawrence Academy

Loomis Chaffee School


Marvelwood School


Middlesex School

Midland School

Millbrook School

Milton Academy

Miss Hall's School

Miss Porter's School

Monte Vista Christian School

New England Innovation Academy

New Hampton School

Northfield Mount Hermon

Oregon Episcopal School

Phillips Exeter Academy


Proctor Academy

Queen Margaret's School

Rectory School

Ridley College

Salisbury School

San Domenico School

Santa Catalina School

Shattuck-St. Mary's School

Shawnigan Lake School

Solebury School

Southwestern Academy

Spring Street International School

St. Andrew's School

St. Margaret's School

St. Mark's School

St. Michaels University School

St. Paul's School

St. Stephen's Episcopal School

Stevenson School

Suffield Academy

Sun Valley Community School

Tabor Academy
TASIS The American School in England
The Athenian School

The Boys' Latin School of Maryland

The Brook Hill School

The Ethel Walker School

The Frederick Gunn School

The Hill School

The Lawrenceville School

The Masters School

The Newman School
The Peddie School

The Taft School

The Thacher School

The Webb Schools

The White Mountain School

Trinity-Pawling School
Villanova Preparatory School

Wasatch Academy

Western Reserve Academy

Westminster School

Westover School

Wolfeboro Camp School

Woodberry Forest School

Woodside Priory School