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Family Weekend: Oct. 11-14, 2019

Save the dates!

August 2, 2019
Family group at Exeter Family Weekend



Feel free to attend classes with your student, eat in the dining hall, enjoy Friday’s assembly, and join in the many activities planned for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Program highlights include informational programs on a variety of topics, open houses, sports practices and games, open rehearsals, the principal’s address and a Seacoast trolley tour. See last year's program.

Enjoy photos from Family Weekend 2018: 


Register online

We encourage families to register online. Please note that online registration closes on Sunday, October 6. If you are unable to register before October 6, please start your campus visit at Grainger Auditorium, Phelps Science Center, where you can register in person and pick up a Family Weekend packet. 

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Weekend highlights

  • Attend classes with your Exonian all day Friday and Saturday. 
  • Hear from Principal Bill Rawson.
  • Meet with your child’s adviser. Individual appointments should be booked well in advance. Find contact information on the Parent Portal
  • Attend information sessions with College Counseling.
  • Visit open rehearsals for dance and music groups.
  • Cheer on Big Red during Saturday afternoon’s athletic competitions.
  • Take a Sunday afternoon trolley tour of the Seacoast area. 
  • Enjoy a New England weekend with your student. Out-of-town permission is required.