Rectory School

An Independent, Coed, Junior Boarding (5-9) and Day School (Early Childhood-9)

Schedule Your Visit

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Visiting Rectory's campus while school is in session is the best way to determine if Rectory is the right fit for your family. Meeting the Rectory School family--the students and the adults who are teachers, coaches, and dorm parents--is the best way to get to know us, and for us to get to know you, too. Seeing our beautiful 138-acre campus and spending time in the Quiet Corner of Connecticut is an experience not to be missed. Schedule your visit today!

Step 1: Fill out an Inquiry

Before scheduling a visit, please complete Rectory's Online Inquiry form. 

This ensures that we have the information needed to customize your visit.

Step 2: Schedule over the phone & Begin Application

After finishing the inquiry form, call the Admissions Office at 860-928-1328.

You can then start the application process.

Step 3: Interview

Interviews are required for all applicants. The times available for interviews are listed below. If finances or distance make a visit to Rectory's campus difficult, we can try to arrange a Skype interview. 

You can also take a look at the Admission's events calendar to the right, perhaps we are in a location near you. We hope to see you soon.

2019-2020 Interview Times

FALL SCHEDULE (AUG 1 - NOV 11)

Mondays
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30
Tuesdays
8:30, 10:45, 12:00, 1:15
Wednesdays
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30
Thursdays
8:30, 10:45, 12:00, 1:15
Fridays
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30

WINTER SCHEDULE (NOV 14 - MAR 3) :

Mondays 
8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:45
Tuesdays
8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:45
Wednesday
8:30, 10:30, 11:30, 1:00
Thursday
8:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:45
Friday
8:30, 10:30, 11:30, 1:00

SPRING SCHEDULE (MAR 6 - JUL 31):

Mondays 
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30
Tuesdays
8:30, 10:45, 12:00, 1:15
Wednesdays
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30
Thursdays
8:30, 10:45, 12:00, 1:15
Fridays
8:30, 9:45, 10:30, 12:30

Step 4: Special Requests

If you would like to meet with someone in particular during your visit - a department head, a coach, a member of our music or art department - please let us know at the time you arrange the appointment.

Parking

Please park in our Admissions parking lot please park (look for signs for Admissions) directly across the street from Christ Church (please input 528 Pomfret Street, Pomfret, CT into your GPS). There are five parking spots (including one handicapped) available in the Admissions circle. 

Your Visit

Campus Tour (approximately one hour)
Your campus tour consists of two sessions: the Ambassador-guided campus tour allows you to meet two of our current students who will show you around campus. You'll see the Collins Art Barn, the P.Y. & Kinmay Tang Performing Arts Center, the Calhoun Gymnasium, the dining hall, and, if you're a prospective boarding student, one of our dormitories. A member of our Admissions team will guide you through the academic buildings and explain to you how Rectory is different from other schools you might be looking at. 

Interview (approximately one hour)
The interview process allows us to get to know one another better. The student will meet 

Take the Next Step...

On the Road

The Admissions Team will be traveling all over the world visiting prospective students and their families. See our travel schedule below, we would encourage families to join us at any gatherings near you.