Schedule A School Tour

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, school tours and interviews will be conducted virtually. We are currently accepting immediate placement and rolling admissions applications for students entering Grades K-12 for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years. 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. 

If you are interested in applying for the 2022-2023 school year, please visit our Spring Tours page.

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. The deadline for the submission of the T&E Registration Form is Tuesday, December 1, 2020.

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, 12/16, 1/6, 1/13, 1/20 (for later applications/rolling admissions, please email admissions@bwl.org.) 

*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, 12/16, 1/6, 1/13, 1/20 (for later applications/rolling admissions, please email admissions@bwl.org.) 

*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 and 1:00-1:45pm 

Tuesday: 12:15-1:00pm 

Thursday: 10:00-10:45am

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

Middle/Upper School Virtual Interview Options:

Monday: 12:15-12:30pm and 12:35-12:50pm 

Tuesday: 1:00-1:15pm and 1:20-1:35pm

Thursday: 11:30-11:45am and 11:50-12:05pm

Friday: Limited availability between 12-1pm. Please email to schedule an appointment. 

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 

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!