Welcome to Reunion 2020

We are looking forward to welcoming  you to the first ever Virtual Reunion. While we are not able to gather in person, we look forward to celebrating as a community virtually over the weekend of October 16 – 18.  

As you scroll down, you will find the opportunity to Register, view the many events and programs we have in store for you, and review your Class Page where you will be able to See Who’s Coming.

Reunion 2020 Registration
We are excited to “welcome you back” to Farmington this October and are pleased to offer a variety of programs and information sessions that will honor the rich history of Miss Porter’s School and inform Ancients of the here and now. We hope you will join us for what is sure to be a fantastic weekend of cheer, education, and fellowship with your classmates and other Ancients! All registrants will receive a virtual Care Package on Thursday, October 15 to help celebrate and commemorate Reunion 2020.   The Zoom link for the weekend and your class meeting will be included with the Care Package. Below is a list of weekend offerings, select each title to be linked for additional information. Please note, registration for reunion weekend will close on Monday, October 12th at 12 Noon EST.

Friday, October 16

Saturday, October 17

Sunday, October 18

Register below for your
complimentary reunion weekend.

Join your classmates by making a special gift

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We are excited to announce the Ancient Virtual Art Show.

Are you an artist?  Would you like to “display” your artwork over Reunion Weekend? Please complete this form and submit your artwork to Grier Torrence, Chair – Arts Department; Visual Arts Director; Director of Galleries no later than October 1

Thank You Miller

Artist, Mariana Cotten ’60​

Reunion 2020 | 1940 – 1965

Reunion 2020 | 1940, 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965 See Who's Coming and learn more about your class specific gathering.

Informed

In the face of a global pandemic, a much anticipated U.S. Presidential election, escalating racial tension, staggering inequality, inflammatory and divisive rhetoric, and violence...

Sign up to stay connected.

Sign up to receive email updates about Reunion, invitations to regional Ancients events, and more. You can also stay connected via Graduway and Facebook.

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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MISS PORTER'S SCHOOL

Office of Alumnae Relations
60 Main Street
Farmington, CT 06032
T: 860-409-3520
F: 860-409-3521

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Volunteer

Consider becoming an Ancient volunteer. 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 complete this FORM, call Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations Tonja Russo at 860-409-3670, or email Tonja at trusso@missporters.org.

frequently asked questions

Yes. We ask that you register to assist in our on-campus event planning. You will receive an invitation after July 1, 2020 with registration details and instructions.

Registration will be open on Friday, October 16.

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 direct you.

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

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.

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

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 Friday evening. Classes celebrating their 55th and above reunion will also be hosted for dinner on Friday 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.

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.

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 be open during lunch on Saturday.

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

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.

Please dress comfortably as you will be walking about the campus. Friday evening dinner attire should be suitable for your class dinner location and format.

Absolutely! Please make note on your registration form.

Pictures from Reunion Weekend 2015