Important Dates & Events

Open House Information and Registration

Preschool Open House and Events

Preschool Open House Dates (9-10:30 am):
October 16, 17, 23, 24
November 14, 27, 28
December 4 
 
Preschool 2s & 3s Applicants
Families are welcome to attend an open house prior to submitting an application for admission. Preschool open houses include a presentation from our Preschool Director and a tour of the Riverside campus given by current Dwight parents. Events are scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday mornings throughout the admissions season. Online registration is now available for several upcoming dates; additional dates will become available as events fill. To register, create a profile in Ravenna, our online admissions database, select Dwight from the list of New York schools, and click on "Upcoming Events."
 
Please note that applicants to Pre-K will be offered a tour of the Riverside campus during their parent interview.

Lower School Open House and Events

Lower School Open House Dates 
(8:45-10:30 am)

September 25
October 3, 17, 24
November 8, 29
December 5

Pre-K through Grade 4 Applicants
Lower school open houses include a presentation from our Administration and a tour of the Central Park West campus concentrating on the Lower School grades of 1st through 5th. As our Kindergarten is located on our Riverside campus, families applying to Kindergarten will have the opportunity to tour the campus and attend a Kindergarten Open Classroom morning during the admissions season. Parents will be able to register for a Kindergarten Open Classroom event once their child becomes an applicant.

To register for an Open House of grades 1-4, please create a profile in Ravenna, our online admissions database, select Dwight from the list of New York schools, and click on "Upcoming Events."

Please note that applicants to Pre-K will be offered a tour of the Riverside campus during their parent interview.

Middle and Upper School Open House and Events

Middle & Upper School Open House Dates 
(6-7:30 pm)

October 3, 16
November 29

Grades 5-12 Applicants
Parents and their children exploring grades 5 - 12 are welcome to attend these middle and upper school evening open houses. Hear directly from students about daily life at Dwight as we host a student panel in our large gym. After the student panel, families may stay to learn and explore more about what Dwight has to offer through a fair-style format hosted by faculty from each department including academics, arts and athletics. To register, create a profile in Ravenna, our online admissions database, select Dwight from the list of New York schools, and click on "Upcoming Events."

 
Quest Information Sessions
(5 pm)

October 9
November 19

These informational sessions are for families who are interested in understanding more about our Quest Learning Support Program. These sessions will be co-hosted by Admissions and Quest faculty. Please note, these events are for parents only.

"To register, create a profile in Ravenna, our online admissions database, select Dwight from the list of New York schools, and click on "Upcoming Events."

 

*Beginning September 1, 2018 you can also use your Ravenna account to complete Dwight's online application. Please note you do not need to submit an application in order to attend an Open House.

ADMISSIONS TEAM

Nora Thomson
Director of Preschool Admissions
(212) 362-2350 Ext 748
nthomson@dwight.edu

Laura Charecky 
Preschool Admissions Associate
(212) 362 2350 Ext 707 
lcharecky@dwight.edu

Maryll Spahn
Director of Admissions
Grades K-6
mspahn@dwight.edu

Liliana Rodriguez 
Associate Director of Admissions
Grades K-6
lrodriguez@dwight.edu

Elizabeth Katz
Director of Admissions
Grades 7-12
ekatz@dwight.edu

Elizabeth Carey
Associate Director of Admissions
Grades 7-12
bcarey@dwight.edu

Melissa Andolina
Assistant Director & Enrollment Manager,
Grades K-12
(212) 724-6360 Ext 207
mandolina@dwight.edu