Open House & Upcoming Events

Open House – Thursday, November 1, 2018

We look forward to meeting future eagles at our annual open house on Thursday, November 1, 2018. Our doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with the program starting promptly at 7:00 p.m. During this night, families will have the opportunity to hear from our head of school, Mr. Tom Maynard, meet our faculty, staff, students, and alumni, and explore the campus through student and parent led tours. 

Pre-registration for our open house is not required, but is appreciated. Please take a moment to reserve your spot by filling out the Open House Pre-registration Form.

Entrance Exam Dates – Saturday, November 3, 2018 & Saturday, November 17, 2018

Students looking to enter in the fall of 2019 are required to take our entrance exam to be considered for admittance. Our two scheduled dates are Saturday, November 3, 2018, and Saturday, November 17, 2018. The test will begin at 8:30 a.m. and last until 11:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m. 

Pre-registration for our entrance exam is not required, but is appreciated. Please take a moment to reserve your spot by filling out the Entrance Exam Pre-registration Form.

Soar With the Eagles!

Experience East through our “Eagle For A Day” program that pairs the student visitor with an EC host who will conduct the visitor through an authentic day at East with visitors experiencing classroom instruction, electives, and a complimentary lunch. To schedule an “Eagle For A Day,” parents/guardians may call:

Mrs. Dorota Debski
Admissions Assistant
(860) 649.5336, ext. 6456

School Tours

We offer tours by appointment to families and friends interested in getting to know us better. We especially encourage families who are new to the area to Experience East in this way. To make an appointment to tour, call or e-mail:

Ms. Ellen Devlin
Director of Admissions
(860) 649.5336, ext. 6238

The East Experience

  • Caring teachers and staff helping you reach your potential
  • 99–100% of our students advance to college, 96% to four-year colleges
  • Graduating seniors receive an average of nearly $14 million each year in grants and scholarships
  • Learn with us—Top 20% SAT scores: EBRW - 712; M - 725
  • Play on our teams—50 teams, 59 state championships/56 years
  • Create with us—award-winning visual and performing arts
  • Serve with us—in communities throughout Connecticut