Fall 2022 Admissions Events

College Prep hosts a variety of admissions events throughout the fall for prospective students and parents to get to know our community. There are two on-campus visiting opportunities and many more virtual events offered via Zoom.
To register for these events and learn more about our application, please visit the College Prep application portal. In addition to the events listed below, we encourage you to reach out if you would like to connect with a member of the admission team.
  
CAMPUS TOUR (IN PERSON) 
Select Wednesdays and Fridays, plus one Sunday

Applicants and up to two adults are invited to tour campus, ask questions of student ambassadors, and hear from a faculty member about how we teach and guide students through our program. We are excited to offer visitors a glimpse of our vibrant community and experience our beautiful campus. Due to space limitations, this event is only for families with students in 8th grade or above.
STUDENT PANEL
Thursday, September 22, from 4:00 - 5:00 pm 
Thursday, October 20, from 4:00 - 5:00 pm 
Tuesday, November 29, from 4:00 - 5:00 pm 

College Prep students talk about various aspects of campus life including academics, arts, athletics, clubs, and school culture followed by a panel to answer your questions. This event is geared toward students, but interested parents are welcome to attend.
FACULTY PANEL
Monday, October 10, from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, November 28, from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Teachers and administrators will answer your questions about school life, academics, athletics, culture and community, equity and belonging, and more. This group has the experience to answer almost any question about life at College Prep! This event is geared toward parents/guardians, but all interested students are welcome to attend.
EQUITY AND BELONGING EVENING
Thursday, December 8 from 6:30 - 8:00 pm 

College Prep embraces the variety of backgrounds and life experiences within our community and recognizes that the expression of diversity is essential to a meaningful education. All interested prospective applicants and their families are invited to learn about College Prep's equity and inclusion programming and school culture. Attendees will hear from student leaders, the Dean of Equity and Belonging, and current College Prep parents.
AFFORDING COLLEGE PREP: DEMYSTIFYING FINANCIAL AID

Wednesday, November 9 from 4:00 - 5:15 pm
Friday, December 9 from 10:00 - 11:15 am
Thursday, January 5 from 6:00 - 7:15 pm

This workshop details the costs of attending College Prep, demystifies the financial aid process at independent schools, and provides specific strategies for completing your Parents' Financial Statement. Find out more about financial aid at College Prep.
PUBLIC & PAROCHIAL SCHOOL INFORMATION AND PANEL
Thursday, December 1, 6:30 - 7:30 pm 

This event is for families whose children currently attend public or parochial schools. College Prep students who attended public and parochial middle schools will discuss their journey to independent high school, sharing their wisdom about making the transition to a different school environment. The admission staff will be on hand to answer questions about the application process. 

BLACK FAMILY AFFINITY GATHERING
Wednesday, January 4 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Black students and families are invited to join us for this event. Ensuring racial justice and equity are foundational principles within the College Prep community. Current students and families will share their experiences and school administrators will discuss how College Prep develops and amplifies resources, systems, and programs that support a compassionate, equitable, and affirming school culture.

PROGRAM SPOTLIGHTS

College Prep is offering a series of themed events for families this season. Please sign up on Ravenna for whatever piques your interest!
ARTS & ATHLETICS SHOWCASE (IN PERSON)
Sunday, November 13, 1:00 - 3:00 pm 

Join faculty and students from all four of College Prep’s arts disciplines (dance, drama, music, and visual arts) to learn about the amazing arts at CPS. In addition to answering questions about course offerings, you’ll discover why the arts are integral to our program and meaningful to so many of our students.

Join our athletic directors, coaches, and student-athletes to learn about College Prep’s team sports as well as our unique approach to physical education. Learn about the department’s philosophy, discover how club sports fit in with school sports, and what opportunities exist for those hoping to play sports in college as well as students who want to take up a sport for the first time.

HUMANITIES INFORMATION AND DEMO
Thursday, October 6, 6:30 - 7:30 pm 
Thursday, November 11, 4:00 - 5:00 pm 

Join teachers from the English, History, and World Language Departments for demo lessons. You'll learn about our approach to these subjects, the pathways through these programs, and the opportunities for students interested in these fields both in and out of the classroom. 

MATH & SCIENCE INFORMATION AND DEMO
Thursday, September 29, 6:30 - 7:30 pm 
Thursday, November 17, 4:00 - 5:00 pm 

Join teachers from the Math and Science Departments for demo lessons. You'll learn about our approach to these subjects, the pathways through each program, and the opportunities both on and off campus for students interested in these fields.
Drop-in Zoom Admissions Office Hours: Once a month on Tuesdays, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Once a month the admission staff hosts zoom office hours. If you have questions about the school, the application process, or would like to connect with us for any reason, please drop in! Registration is not required.

Office hours will be held on 9/6, 10/4, 11/1, 12/6, and 1/10. Find the zoom link on Ravenna.

List of 3 members.

  • Photo of Evie Koh

    Evie Koh 99

    Director of Admission
    510.420.2323
  • Photo of Jonathan Zucker

    Jonathan Zucker 

    Director of Financial Aid/Associate Director of Admission
    510.420.2345
  • Photo of Denise Ramirez

    Denise Ramirez 

    Admission Associate (hablo espaƱol)
    510.420.2325

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