Reunion Weekend

 

SAVE THE DATE: REUNION 2020

October 16-18, 2020

Classes ending in 0 and 5 – It’s Your Year! Make plans to return to Farmington October 16 -18, 2020 and reconnect with classmates, faculty, and friends.
 

VOLUNTEERS

Consider volunteering for your Reunion. Miss Porter’s School depends on committed volunteers from each class to serve on various committees during their Reunion year.  These committees are vital to engaging classmates, creating class specific celebrations, and increasing reunion giving during their milestone year.

To learn more about volunteer opportunities, please call Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations Tonja Russo at 860-409-3670 or email her at trusso@missporters.org.


Reunion FAQ

List of 14 frequently asked questions.

  • Q. Do I need to register?

    A.
    Yes. Registration will be open for Reunion 2020 in the Spring of 2020. Check back for additional details as they become available.


  • Q. Where and when do I go to check-in during Reunion Weekend?

    A.
    Registration will be open on Friday, October 16 in the Nona Evans ’75 Room. Check back for additional details as they become available.



  • Q. Where do I park and is the campus accessible?

    A. Parking lots are located on Garden Street (beside the tennis courts behind the Theater), on Porter Road (behind Little Gay), and in the upper parking lot on Mountain Rd. On street parking is available on Porter Road and Garden Street. All the buildings used are accessible. There will be plenty of accessible parking throughout the weekend as well as golf cart transportation around the campus. Please watch for parking signage to be direct you.


  • Q. How can I help?

    A. Please get in touch with classmates and fellow Ancients and encourage them to join us.


  • Q. How does Reunion Giving make a difference?

    A. Your Reunion is an occasion to renew ties with classmates and reflect on what Miss Porter's School means to you. It is also a time for alumnae to come together in giving back. Your Reunion giving contributions help maintain and enhance the Miss Porter's School experience through scholarships, academic innovations, and new initiatives.

    Please make a gift in honor of your Reunion today. Donations can be made online or mailed to:

    Miss Porter's School, 60 Main Street, Farmington, CT 06032

    Reunion gifts can be made in honor of a faculty member or classmate who impacted your life. Gifts by alumnae to any established fund will count toward your class alumnae participation.


  • Q. Will the Ivy be open during Reunion Weekend?

    A. Yes, the bookstore, The Ivy will open during Reunion Weekend


  • Q. How do I know where my class dinner is?

    A. Class dinners are organized by Class Reunion Committees.  You will receive additional information from the committee in the coming months.  As arrangements are made, they will be listed on the Reunion website here.

    The 50th Reunion Class is hosted on campus in the Grist Mill Saturday evening. Classes celebrating their 55th and above reunion will also be hosted for dinner on Saturday evening in Riverview Lounge in the Pool and Squash building .  All other classes are planning their own dinners.  Please check here for you class dinner location.  Updates will be posted as class committees continue to organize dinners.  Check the website frequently for updates.


  • Q. I have a severe food allergy, who do I tell?

    A. Severe food allergies should be noted on your registration. Should you have additional concerns, please contact Tonja Russo, Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations at trusso@missporters.org or 860-409-3670.


  • Q. I saw on the website that there is a Daisy Pop-Up Shoppe.  Will the Pop-Up Shoppe be open during Reunion Weekend?

    A. Yes, items listed on the Online Daisy Pop Up Shoppe will be available during Reunion Weekend. Make your purchases during your registration check in. The Shoppe will also be open during the All-School Dinner on Friday evening as well as at lunch on Saturday.


  • Q. I have a question that is not listed here.  Who do I call?

    A. Please contact Tonja Russo, Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations. Email her here or call her at 860-409-3670.


  • Q. My plans have changed and I am unable to attend Reunion Weekend.

    A. We're sorry you are unable to attend.  Please contact Tonja Russo, Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations. Email her here or call her at 860-409-3670.


  • Q. What should I wear?

    A. Friday evening and Saturday daytime, please dress comfortably as you will be walking about the campus. Saturday evening dinner attire should be suitable for your class dinner location and format.


  • Q. Are guests welcome?

    A. Absolutely! Please make note on your registration form.


QUESTIONS?

If you have questions, please contact the Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations Tonja Russo at 860-409-3670.

Check back often as details will be updated regularly.

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MAKE A REUNION GIFT

Reunion Giving is an important Miss Porter’s School tradition. Each year, Reunion alumnae contribute more than 25% of the alumni Annual Fund dollars. Your contribution to the Annual Fund sends a powerful message that you believe in Miss Porter’s School and our mission, and, most importantly, your gift has an immediate and direct impact on our students. Before you return to Farmington to celebrate, join your classmates by making a special gift HERE to the Miss Porter’s School Annual Fund.

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Miss Porter's School
Office of Alumnae Relations
60 Main Street
Farmington, CT 06032
T: 860-409-3520
F: 860-409-3521

Miss Porter's School
60 Main Street   |    Farmington, CT 06032  |   Telephone: 860-409-3500  |  Since 1843
A BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL FOR GIRLS GRADES NINE THROUGH 12