Visit Tower

We invite you to tour our school, meet our teachers and step into busy classrooms. Discover why our culture of innovation makes us a nationwide leader in educational technology, how our math program prepares students with a solid understanding of mathematics, and why we believe that developing character and confidence as elementary and middle school students, prepares children for success in life.

2018-2019 Admission Events

Tower hosts open house events, tours, single-topic discussions about the benefits of Tower's program, as well as community events throughout the school year. To meet with our Director of Admission, at any time of year, please contact Reagan Kenwell at reagan.kenwell@towerschool.org.



FALL FESTIVAL
ON THE ATHLETIC FIELD

Saturday, October 27, 2018 | 9:30 am-11:30 am
Our Fall Festival is an all-ages, community-wide opportunity to celebrate one of New England’s most dramatic seasons. Enjoy fall-themed games, an obstacle course, mask making, crafts, face painting, the pumpkin bounce house and more.

October 27, 2018



BRING A FRIEND DAY

November 12, 2018 | a full school day
Space is limited per grade.
Current Tower students in grades 1-7 who have a friend interested in attending Tower may request an invitation for a friend to spend the school day at Tower. Public Schools are closed in observance of Veterans Day. For details, contact Reagan Kenwell, our Director of Admission, at 781.631.5800.

November 12, 2018


OPEN HOUSE EVENTS

Select mornings | 8:30 am-10:30 am
Our Open House events are excellent opportunities to see student work in-progress, step into a curriculum presentation by academic leaders, and speak with our students.

November 14, 2018January 16, 2019May 8, 2019

8:30 am | Arrival

8:30-9:00 am | Welcome Remarks from Head of School, Lower and Upper School Division Heads, and Director of Admission. Learn about specific aspects of Tower School and receive answers to popular questions.

9:00-9:45 am | Tours with Parent Ambassadors. Step into classrooms, meet with faculty, see our students in action. Learn more about the Tower School experience.

9:45-10:30 am | Optional Conversations with academic leaders. We invite you to learn more about the Secondary School Placement process, Tuition Assistance, Curriculum in Lower or Upper School, or simply ask your own questions.

So that we may plan for your visit, we kindly request that you RSVP for Open House events.



WELCOME WEDNESDAYS

Select Wednesdays | 8:00 am-9:00 am
Our Welcome Wednesdays are excellent opportunities to stop in and experience the atmosphere and excitement of a busy school day. Learn more about what Character and Confidence mean to a Tower student, while you attend a Lower School Assembly, tour our campus, and speak with parents and teachers.

Welcome Wednesdays are casual events; appointments are not necessary, but they do help us better prepare for your visit. To RSVP via email, click the button below.

Join us on the following dates:

October 3, 2018

February 6, 2019

November 7, 2018

March 6, 2019

December 5, 2018

April 3, 2018

January 9, 2018

May 1, 2019

Tower School has been amazing. Our children are happy, balanced and love to learn. We have made wonderful life-long friends through the Tower community, as have our children.

Anonymously offered by current Tower parents, June 2018


TOWER TOTS: PARENT & TODDLER WORKSHOPS

Select mornings | 9:00 am-10:00 am
Our small group, Parent and Toddler Workshops are teacher-led, interactive, and fun! Each workshop has its own unique theme–incorporating music, art, stories or movement, selected to delight children aged 2-3.

Younger siblings are welcome to attend as well with a parent or caregiver; kindly let us know with your RSVP.

Themes for our 2018-2019 Workshops are being developed now. We look forward to publishing each theme soon. Until then, see below for the dates of each event. Further below you'll see a description for our 2017-2018 series, just for reference.


2018-2019 WORKSHOP DATES
October 4, 2018

"Pathways" Using a variety of art materials, the children will create fantastical busses, and drive them through a colorful mural. We will learn about pathways, and how they connect homes to community buildings, people to other people, and more! "Pathways" is a discovery led by art teacher, Mrs. Fitzgerald and second grade teacher, Mrs. Field.

November 8, 2018
This workshop is being planned now. Check back soon for details.

December 6, 2018

This workshop is being planned now. Check back soon for details.

February 7, 2019

This workshop is being planned now. Check back soon for details.

April 4, 2019
This workshop is being planned now. Check back soon for details.


RSVP to attend one of our workshops.


2017-2018 WORKSHOP THEMES

"Jump into Fall!"
Let's get together for an exciting hour of movement with yoga, motion and a fall-themed story time and snack. "Jump into Fall" is led by P.E. teacher, Ayala Pignato, and second grade teacher, Rachel Perrella.

"The Giving Tree"
Meet us in the art studio for an exploration of music, mural painting, apple-printing and a read-aloud of the Shel Silverstein story, The Giving Tree. This creative workshop is led by art teacher, Stephanie Fitzgerald, and music teacher, Jo Price.

The gymnasium is the perfect place for action! P.E. teacher, Chris Field, and grade 2 teacher, Sara Field for "The Winter Season," a discovery of winter from the animals’ perspective. We’ll get ready for hibernation by gathering, building, jumping and running!

Sing with friends and Fred Shepard, Tower's Director of the Arts, during "A Musical Medley." Toddlers will enjoy lively stories, finger plays, music and movement.

This beginner-level Spanish language workshop is led by Spanish teachers, Jaclyne Ainlay and Anna Walcutt. Learn about colors and animals, sing songs and have a special snack. No prior Spanish language knowledge is needed in this active, fun workshop.

Meet Pre-K teacher, Jenn Suhr for this workshop, "My Five Senses." Explore sensory stations as you see, hear, smell, taste and touch. Enjoy a snack and a song together before the workshop is through.



INDIVIDUAL TOURS

Schedule an appointment today.
Individual tours allow you to experience the atmosphere and excitement of a busy school day, during a time that best suits your schedule. Contact Reagan Kenwell, our Director of Admission, at 781.631.5800 or by email, to schedule your tour.