Alverno High School Kicks-Off Admissions Season With New Events

first_img Top of the News More Cool Stuff Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Make a comment Education Alverno High School Kicks-Off Admissions Season With New Events Alverno To Host 8 Different Admissions Events By Sara A. McCarthy Published on Thursday, September 13, 2012 | 3:37 pm Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,PCC – EducationVirtual Schools PasadenaDarrell Done EducationHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimescenter_img Herbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Of The Most Notorious Female Spies In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyJennifer Lopez And Alex Rodriguez’s Wedding DelayedHerbeautyHerbeauty Business News First Heatwave Expected Next Week Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Alverno High School will offer eight different opportunities for sixth, seventh, and eighth grade girls to visit the 13-acre campus in the fall to learn more about Alverno’s academics and programs.The first event of the admissions season is Visiting Day scheduled for Friday, September 21. Visiting Days allow seventh and eighth grade girls to attend classes at Alverno, participate in Alverno activities, and get to know the members of the Alverno community. Each girl is paired with an Alverno student who becomes her “buddy” for the day and answers any and all questions about Alverno and the high school admissions process. Subsequent Visiting Days are scheduled for October 5, October 26, November 9, December 7, and January 18.In addition to Visiting Days, Alverno is providing a new opportunity to sixth, seventh, and eighth grade girls on Saturday, September 29 with Activity Day. Girls interested in attending will arrive on campus at 8:00 a.m. and will choose three different classes from Math & Science, English & History, Visual Art, Performing Art, Government, and Campus Ministry. The day will conclude with a prayer service and barbeque. Activity Day is a wonderful opportunity for students to get a taste of the extensive academic program and activities offered by Alverno.Finally, Alverno will host an Open House on Sunday, November 18 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Prospective students and their families are invited to campus for a special tour including the historic Villa del Sol d’Oro, student panels, a meet-and-greet with faculty members, and so much more! It is definitely an event that you do not want to miss!“At Alverno, we have been empowering exceptional young women for over 50 years and we would like to invite you to be an Alverno girl for a day and a lifetime,” said Ann Gillick, Head of School. “Join us for one of our admissions events and have the opportunity to meet our wonderful students, faculty, and staff and enjoy our beautiful campus. I hope you will be inspired and find that Alverno can empower you to be exactly the person you want to be.”For further information on Alverno High School’s admission events, please visit or contact Sara McCarthy, Director of Admissions, at [email protected] or (626) 355-3463.About Alverno High SchoolAlverno High School is a Catholic, private, college preparatory school for young women dedicated to preparing them to function in a society as informed, knowledgeable persons, who have the requisite skills to make and implement mature decisions about complex problems. Enlivened by the spirit of its Immaculate Heart Community sponsors, and mindful of the Franciscan roots of its founders, Alverno’s program—academic, spiritual, aesthetic, social, and physical—is shaped by the staff, trustees, and students in light of the world for which the students are being educated. Alverno’s mission is to empower each young woman to be exactly the person she wants to be and since 1960, Alverno has empowered more than 4,100 women to meet that goal.For more information about Alverno High School, please call (626) 355-3463 or visit Subscribe Community News Community News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more