Admissions

Our admissions process is designed to help families understand how Thacher supports children by providing an enriched Montessori education in our nurturing and safe environment.

Thacher’s admissions process is your first step in determining if we are a good match for your family. The following steps will facilitate an understanding of Thacher and its commitment to the Montessori system of education.

53

AVERAGE NUMBER OF MUSICAL PERFORMANCES EACH STUDENT WILL DO BETWEEN CHILDREN'S HOUSE AND AP

58

STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL SCIENCE FAIR

9

CLASSROOM PETS

14,849

BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS IN THACHER LIBRARY

5

DAYS ADOLESCENT PROGRAM STUDENTS SKI AT BLUE HILLS RESERVATION EVERY WINTER

Admissions Calendar for Academic Year 2021-2022

Date(s) Event
Oct. 21, 2020 What is Montessori? (A virtual information session) (RSVP ntoon@thacherschool.org)
9:30 - 10:30 AM
Dec. 2, 2020 What is Montessori? (A virutal information session) (RSVP ntoon@thacherschool.org)
9:30 - 10:30 AM (registration closed - session full)
Oct. 14, 2020 - Feb. 12, 2021 Virtual Meetings with Admissions (by appointment only)
Nov. 9, 2020 - February 13, 2021 Virtual Applicant Interviews (by appointment only)
Jan. 15, 2021 What is Montessori? (A virtual information session) (RSVP ntoon@thacherschool.org)
9:30 - 10:30 AM
Jan. 29, 2021 Application Deadline
Jan. 29, 2021 Financial Aid application deadline (including 2019 Tax Returns)
Mar. 10, 2021 Admissions decision by email
Apr. 10, 2021 Admitted students' agreements due

Financial Aid

Financial aid provides tuition assistance to families based on financial need. Financial Aid is available to full-time students in Children’s House through the Adolescent Program. We determine this with a thorough evaluative process beginning with your application through FAST (Financial Aid for School Tuition).