Upcoming Events and entrance exam dates

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. No pre-registration is needed to attend.

Entrance Exam Dates – Sat. November 17, 2018 & Sat. December 8, 2018

Students looking to enter in the fall of 2019 are required to take our entrance exam to be considered for admittance. Our next two scheduled dates are Saturday, November 17, 2018 (eligible for early action), and Saturday, December 8, 2018. The tests will begin at 8:30 a.m. and last until 11:45 a.m. to 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. Should you have any questions or have a conflict with the scheduled dates, please reach out to the admissions office at (860) 649.5336 ext 6238.

Eagles After Hours – Thursday, November 29, 2018

Are you looking to gather more information about East Catholic? On Thursday, November 29 we welcome you to stop in anytime from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. to meet our leadership team, pick up some of our brochures, and to explore our campus through a student-led tour. This is a relaxed event with no pre-registration required. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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 email:

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