Schedule A School Tour

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, school tours and interviews will be conducted virtually. We are currently accepting rolling admissions and immediate placement applications for students entering Grades K-12 for the 2020-2021 school year. Upon receipt of an application, we will contact you to arrange a virtual tour and student interview, and to answer any questions you may have. To learn more about BWL's reopening plans, please read our Headmaster's Letter to the community.

VIRTUAL ADMISSIONS TOURS MUST BE SCHEDULED IN ADVANCE AND WILL BEGIN THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 21. 

To schedule a virtual tour of The Birch Wathen Lenox School please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@bwl.org

Entering Grade K- 5:

A small group tour for parents is hosted virtually by a knowledgeable faculty member. The Kindergarten playgroups and student interviews for Grades 1-5 will be scheduled as a separate virtual appointment. All Kindergarten applicants will be required to sign up for the T&E Assessment as part of their application to BWL. 

Lower School Tour Options: 

Monday: 9:15-10:00am and 11:30-12:15pm 

Tuesday: 11:30am-12:15pm 

Wednesday: 9:15-10:00am 

Thursday: 9:15-10:00am 

Friday: 11:30am-12:15pm (September and October only)

*Kindergarten Virtual Information Session for Parents: 

Wednesday: 10:30-11:00am

Available Dates: 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2

*Kindergarten Virtual Playgroup for Children: 

Wednesday: 11:00-11:30am

Available Dates: 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2

*We recommend, if possible, scheduling your child's playgroup on the same day as your information session. The playgroup will directly follow the information session on Zoom. 

Lower School Virtual Interview (for students entering Grades 1-5):

Wednesday: 1:45-2:15pm  

Please contact Admissions Office at admissions@bwl.org to schedule. 

Entering Grade 6 – 12: 

A small group tour for both parents and students is hosted virtually by a knowledgeable faculty member. If we have received your application, the student interview will be scheduled as a separate virtual appointment.

Middle/Upper School Tour Options: 

Monday: 11:30am-12:15pm

Tuesday: 12:15-1:00pm 

Thursday: 10:00-10:45am and 1:00-1:45pm 

Friday: 11:30am-12:15pm (September and October only) 

Please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@bwl.org to schedule your appointment. 


VIRTUAL TOUR SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION 

To learn more about BWL, please view the information below: 

SCHOOL PROFILE

MISSION STATEMENT

SCHOOL MAP

COLLEGE ACCEPTANCES LIST (Please note this list will be updated in the fall to include the BWL '20 acceptances) 

PERFORMING ARTS

ATHLETICS 

THE BWL POETRY INITIATIVE 

Lower School (Grade K-5) 

Lower School Course of Study Guide

Lower School Enrichment Program 

Lower School Peer Relations Program 

Lower School STEAM Program 

Middle School (Grade 6-8)

Middle School Course of Study Guide

Middle School Activities and Clubs

Middle School Peer Relations Program

Middle School STEAM Program

Upper School (Grade 9-12) 

Upper School Course of Study Guide

Upper School Activities and Clubs 

Upper School Peer Relations Program 

Upper School STEAM Program

 

We look forward to welcoming you!