Parents' Weekend

Parents' Weekend 2017

We encourage you to take advantage of our September Parents' Weekend.  We look forward to the opportunity to show you in person what it’s like to be a student at Steamboat Mountain School.

Friday, Sept. 29th

8am - 12:30pm          Parents Visit Academic Classes

12:30pm - 1:30pm     Lunch and Welcome in gym
 
1:45pm - 2:45pm       Parenting Happy Teenagers- break out sessions for parents 

                                  1:45 - 2:15 choose one:

                                   Addiction and the Teenage Brain (Library)
                                   Stress Management for Kids Who Do It All (Room 9)
                                   Finding Fulfillment in Today's Fast-Paced, Sound-Bite Culture (Room 10)

                                   2:15 - 2:45 choose one:

                                   Addiction and the Teenage Brain (Library)
                                   Supporting Academic Success (Room 9)
                                   Resilience and Grit: What College Prep Really Means (Room 10)
                                   The Importance of Healthy Habits (Room 11)

3pm - 4pm                 Student Showcase

4pm - 5:30pm            Reception for all students and parents

Saturday, Sept. 30th

8am - 9am                Coffee with Head of School 

9am - 12pm              Conference with Advisors (pre-scheduled)

                                  Tours of the Craig-Scheckman Student Education Center

12pm - 12:45pm       Lunch

12:45pm - 1:45pm    Class Meetings, Part I
                                  9th grade- Guest Speaker in Library
                                 10th grade parent/teacher conferences (by appointment)
                                 11th grade college counseling
                                 12th grade parent/teacher conferences (by appointment)

1:45pm - 2:45pm      Class meetings, Part II
                                 9th grade parent/teacher conference (by appointment)
                                 10th grade- Guest Speaker in Library
                                 11th grade parent/teacher conferences (by appointment)
                                 12th grade college counseling

3pm - 4pm                GIS (Global Immersion Studies) program meeting
                                 SSWSC (Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club) program meeting

4pm - 4:15pm           Bell Ceremony- Ringing of the School Bell

4:30pm                      Dorms closed/campus closed until Tuesday, Oct. 3

Sunday, Oct. 1        Family time/campus closed
Monday, Oct. 2       Family time/campus closed- no classes
Tuesday, Oct. 3      no classes

1pm                         dorms open- boarding students arrive on campus
1pm - 5pm               Desert Week preparations

Wed. Oct. 4 - Mon. Oct. 9 Desert Week