Fairs and Events

    • Miss Porter

      Miss Porter's students hail from all over the globe, and the above map is a geographical representation of their hometowns. In any given year, we travel to several of the locations depicted above, and more! Please see below for up-to-date information about where we are going or contact one of our admission officers to inquire.

Admission Events

Porter's offers admission events for prospective students and their families over the course of the year. Please check back on a regular basis as new events are added throughout the year. Most events offer online registration.

List of 7 events.

  • May
    31

    Summer Programs: Online Global Language and Leadership Institute Info Session (via Zoom)

    Join us on Sunday, May 31st at 7:00 a.m. EDT for a virtual information session about Porter's Summer Online Global Language and Leadership Institute Program. This session will be led by Lauren Bahre '09, Director of Summer Programs, as well as Elizabeth Simison and Tessla Donovan, Co-Directors of the Global Language and Leadership Institute. 

    For more information about this and our other Online Summer Programs, please visit www.pictureporters.org/summer-programs. If you have any questions, please contact the Director of Summer Programs, Lauren Bahre, at lbahre@missporters.org.

    To register for this event, please email Lauren Bahre at lbahre@missporters.org.
  • Jun
    9

    The Porter's Curriculum

    Join us on Tuesday, June 9th at 7:00 p.m. EDT to learn more about the Porter's curriculum, program, and Institutes. Hear from the Academic Office and current students.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.
  • Jun
    23

    The College Process

    Join us on Tuesday, June 23th at 7:00 p.m. EDT to learn how a Porter's education prepares young women for college and beyond. Hear from our Dean of College Counseling and current seniors about the college process.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.
  • Jul
    7

    Porter's Athletics

    Join us on Tuesday, July 7th at 7:00 p.m. EDT to learn why #GirlsWinHere. Hear from our Directors of Athletics and student athletes about what makes our athletics program excepetional.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.
  • Jul
    21

    The Arts at Porter's

    Join us on Tuesday, July 21st at 7:00 p.m. EDT to learn about the Arts program at Porter's. Hear from members of the Arts Department, including our Chair of the Arts Department, Director of Theater, Director of Music and Dance Director.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.
  • Aug
    4

    Community Life at Porter's

    Join us on Tuesday, August 4th at 7:00 p.m. EDT to learn about the Porter's community and why our graduates continue to call Farmington their home. Hear from our Director of Health and Wellness, Director of Counseling, Chief Equity & Inclusion Officer, and Student Affairs Officers.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.
  • Aug
    18

    Coffee with Kate (for parents)

    Join us on Tuesday, August 18th at 7:00 p.m. EDT to join Kate Windsor, Head of School, to learn more about the programs, people, and place that educates young women to be bold, resourceful, and ethical, global citizens.

    Registration for this event will be coming soon.

Admission Fairs

The Porter's Admission Office regularly attends school fairs in the fall and spring. Please check our fair schedules below in early September and in early March.

Admission Office

List of 9 members.

  • Photo of Elizabeth Schmitt

    Elizabeth Schmitt 

    Chief Enrollment & Student Affairs Officer
    860-409-3614
    Bio
  • Photo of Sarah Quinn

    Sarah Quinn 

    Director of Admission
    860-409-3613
    Bio
  • Photo of Kimberly Mount

    Kimberly Mount 

    Director of Financial Aid
    860-409-3618
    Bio
  • Photo of Gretchen Bilodeau

    Gretchen Bilodeau 

    Admission Assistant & Database Coordinator
    860-409-3611
    Bio
  • Photo of Ann Fromherz

    Ann Fromherz 

    Associate Director of Admission
    860-409-3610
    Bio
  • Photo of Kathryn Simison

    Kathryn Simison 

    Associate Director of Admission for International Recruitment
    860-409-3612
    Bio
  • Photo of Christina Yu

    Christina Yu 

    Assistant Director of Admission
    860-409-3616
  • Photo of Katie Ahearn

    Katie Ahearn 

    Admission Office Coordinator
    860-409-3617
    Bio
  • Photo of Christine Neville-Smith

    Christine Neville-Smith 

    House Director, Admission Associate
    860-409-3681
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