Admissions Events

4-to-14 Speaker Series: Parenting Elementary School Kids

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

Dr. Christopher Willard (PsyD) is a psychologist and educational consultant based in Boston specializing in mindfulness. He has been practicing meditation for 20 years, and has led hundreds of workshops around the world, with invitations to more than two dozen countries. He currently serves on the board of directors at the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy, and is the president of the Mindfulness in Education Network. He has presented at TEDx conferences and his thoughts have appeared in the New York Times, The Washington Post,, and elsewhere. He is the author of Child’s Mind (2010), Growing Up Mindful (2016), Raising Resilience (2017) and eight other books for parents, professionals and children and teaches at Harvard Medical School.

Fall Open House

Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Our admissions open house provides prospective families the opportunity to tour the school, meet faculty, attend an information program with Head of School Laura Caron and hear from Grade 8 students. Parents and children are welcome to attend, with activities available for children ages 4-13.

Admissions Open Classrooms

Dates to be determined

There’s nothing like seeing Brookwood faculty and students in action! Prospective parents are invited to visit campus anytime between 8:45 – 11:30 a.m. to sample classes and experience Brookwood.

Regional Receptions

Dates and locations to be determined

Current families are an invaluable resource for prospective families exploring Brookwood. Please join us at one of our regional events to hear directly from parents about their Brookwood experience. Do you have questions about transportation, the transition, parent involvement, finding community connections or school culture? If so, regional events are a great way to connect with parents and hear first-hand accounts of how they’ve experienced Brookwood. If you are unable to attend an event but are interested in speaking with a current parent from your area, please contact the admissions office at (978) 526-4500, ext. 6204 or

Little Herons

Dates to be determined

Led by Brookwood faculty, these hour-long classes for 3- to 5-year-olds are free and family-friendly. Parents and children are welcome to attend one or multiple sessions. Class size is limited.

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