Parent Center

Welcome! You will find important dates and information here, so please check back periodically throughout the school year!

SPRING FAMILY WEEKEND

Spring Family Weekend will be held Friday, April 26th through Saturday, April 27th. The weekend will include advisory conferences, parent education workshops, a Winterim showcase, a parent reception at the Head of School’s house, student performances, athletic competitions, and recreational activities. We will also celebrate and honor the Class of 2024 in anticipation of the May 1st College Decision Day deadline. 

We encourage all families to join us for this special weekend! 
Spring Family Weekend Schedule

Friday, April 26th

Ongoing  | Winterim Gallery Walk

Visit the Forman Parent Center for additional details. 


10:30 a.m.  |  Registration Opens

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Lobby


11:00-11:30 a.m.  |  Exploring Forman Spring Traditions, led by Lorca Danziger ’24, Luke DiRocco ’24, AJ Jimeno ’24, Director of Student Life Nicole Ostaszewski, and Associate Director of Student Life Zack Zampaglione 

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.  |  Open School Store

Peirce Dining Hall, Garden Level


11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  |  Visual Arts Portfolio Artists Talk, led by Arts Students and Arts Department Chair Erin Gleason 

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Lobby


11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m.  |  Lunch

Peirce Dining Hall


1:00-1:30 p.m.  | Building Tomorrow: The Innovation and Vision Guiding Forman’s Capital Campaign, led by Associate Head of School Mike Kowalchick

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


1:45-2:20 p.m.  | Screening of Iceland: Forman Makes a Documentary, Students and Film and Video Teacher Vincent Agazzi-Morrone 

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


2:20-2:55 p.m.  |  Community Social for faculty, students, and families 

*Refreshments provided

Visual and Performing Arts Center


3:00 p.m.  | Students depart for Athletic Practices and Recreational Activities. 

All students are required to attend athletic and recreational commitments.


3:00-3:30 p.m.  |  State of the School, led by Head of School Adam K. Man P’15 with Head of School Elect Amy Clemons 

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


3:45-4:15 p.m.  | Partnering with the College Counseling Office for Junior Families, Director of College Counseling Meredith Davis and Associate Director of College Counseling Jennifer Garton

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


4:15-4:45 p.m.  |  Alumni Panel 

Moderated by Director of College Counseling Meredith Davis

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


5:00-6:30 p.m.  |  Parent Social 

Head of School's House


After 6:00 p.m.

We invite families to join us for dinner in Peirce Dining Hall. Parents may also take students off campus for the evening. Before taking students off campus, text or call the Administrator on Duty (AOD) at 860.601.8543 and submit a pass request in Orah. Students must return and check in by 9:30 p.m. 


6:00-7:15 p.m.  |  Dinner for Families 

Peirce Dining Hall


7:00-8:00 p.m.  |  Dessert and Student Musical Performances, led by Arts Teacher Jerrod Cattey

Malcolm G. Chace Student Center 

Saturday, April 27th - (9th, 10th, 11th-Grade Families)

8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  |  Open School Store

Peirce Dining Hall, Garden Level


8:00 a.m.  |  Registration Opens

Visual and Performing Arts Center Lobby


8:30-10:30 a.m.  |  Advisory Conferences

Various locations around campus. 


9:00-10:00 a.m.  |  Coffee and Conversation for 9th, 10th, and 11th-Grade Families

Continental breakfast provided.

Visual and Performing Arts Center Lobby


10:00-10:30 a.m.  | Developing Strength Within Cultivating Resilience, Flexibility, Motivation, and Grit, led by Dean of Faculty Dr. Catherine Stines

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


10:45-11:15 a.m.  | Maximize Summer Break: Clear the Clutter and Boost Performance, led by Interim Science Department Chair and Health, Wellness, and Leadership Teacher Dr. Brenden Ostaszewski 

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  | Understanding Forms of Academic Support in College, Director of College Counseling Meredith Davis and Associate Director of College Counseling Jennifer Garton

Visual and Performing Arts Center, Jake Cloobeck ’16 Theater


11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  |  Lunch

Peirce Dining Hall


11:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.  |  Athletic Competitions, Recreational Activities, and Lion’s Den Hospitality Tent

Students are required to attend athletic and recreational commitments.

Athletic Fields, Gymnasium, Other Locations Across Campus | Shuttles Available

Saturday, April 27th - (12th & PG-Grade Families)

8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  |  Open School Store

Peirce Dining Hall, Garden Level


8:00 a.m.  |  Registration Opens

Visual and Performing Arts Center Lobby


8:30-10:30 a.m.  |  Advisory Conferences 

Various locations around campus. 


9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  |  Rise and Shine: Senior Celebration & College Transition Workshop hosted by Director of College Counseling Meredith Davis, Associate Director of College Counseling Jennifer Garton, Cognition & Learning Teacher Jane Benson, and Associate Head of School Mike Kowalchick

  • 9:30-9:40 a.m. - Welcome

  • 9:45-10:15 a.m. - Getting Connected: Finding Your Community in College

  • 10:15-11:00 a.m. - Applying Your Forman Academic Toolkit in College

  • 11:00- 11:30 a.m. - Family Photos 

  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Lunch

*Continental breakfast and lunch provided

Peirce Dining Hall Lounge


11:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.  |  Athletic Competitions, Recreational Activities, and Lion’s Den Hospitality Tent

Students are required to attend athletic and recreational commitments.

Athletic Fields, Gymnasium, Other Locations Across Campus | Shuttles Available

2024 Commencement Ceremony

Although June is several months away, we are already making plans to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating seniors. Commencement is an exciting milestone for your child, and we encourage you to review the following information to help you prepare for this special time. 
On Friday, May 31st, we invite you to a special reception at the Head of School’s House from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This reception is for seniors, parents, and faculty. We hope to see you there!
Commencement is on Saturday, June 1st, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will be held outside, under a tent on the Green. The event will be broadcast live on Ustream for any friends and family who are unable to attend in person. Please RSVP for you and your guests using this form by May 1st. 

Click here for an email containing more event information.
Helpful Information

2023-2024 School Calendar

Please click here for the 2023-2024 School Calendar. 

2024-2025 School Calendar

Please click here for the 2024-2025 School Calendar. 

Dress Code Policy

Please click here to review the 2023-2024 Dress Code Policy.

Visitor's Guide

Who Does What - A Quick Guide

We have compiled a guide to help you find the best person to contact if you have any questions. View and download the guide: 

Who Does What - A Quick Guide

Holiday Leave Shuttle Schedule

The Deans’ Office oversees travel to and from Forman during vacation times and the opening and closing of school. Forman offers complimentary transportation shuttles to Bradley International Airport and the Bridgeport Metro-North Train Station on the day of travel. We offer one, sometimes two, drop-off and pick-up times at these designated locations. If the drop-off or pick-up times do not accommodate your needs, please contact a livery service directly. Students who plan to use the school shuttles must sign up through the Orah program. Click the link below to download the shuttle schedule. 

Forman Holiday Leave Shuttle Schedule

2023-2024 Parent/Student Handbook

Click here to view the 2023-2024 Parent/Student Handbook.