Parent Central

News & Announcements

  • Notice to all new parents

    Incoming students have the opportunity to retake the online math placement test between August 15th and 24th. Please be advised that we do not offer retakes beyond August 24th. Please be in touch directly with the co-heads of the Mathematics and Computer Department with questions and retake requests. Marta Eso ( and Nat White (

  • Volunteers made the difference in 2013-14 Hotchkiss Fund Year

    Hotchkiss Fund President Stephanie Bowling Zeigler ’84 summed up the fund year in a congratulatory message to Hotchkiss class agents last week. “You did it!” she shouted, as she thanked volunteers for their dedication, adding, “Your individual efforts made a difference and revealed the power of teamwork. What a terrific team!”

  • 2014-15 School Year Information

    A message from Head of School Dr. Kevin Hicks, along with an array of notices requiring your attention, was emailed to all Hotchkiss families on August 4. We also post the information here for your convenience.

  • Opening Days Calendar 2014

    Information about opening days for new and returning students

  • Academic Office announces honor roll

    Click to see the second semester honor roll.

  • Summer Reading: Required and Recommended

    Every summer, the Head of School assigns a book to be read by all students, and the English Department announces reading requirements for students in each of the incoming classes. Please visit the English Department page on our website for this summer's assignments, as well as recommendations from Hotchkiss instructors for additional reading.

  • Information for New Families

    Current students welcome new members of the Hotchkiss community during opening days.

    Welcome to Hotchkiss! We eagerly anticipate meeting the new students joining our community in the fall. Even though September may seem a long way off, the registration process for next school year begins now. Please click the title above for complete information.

  • 2014-15 Course Listing is now available online

    The Course Listing contains descriptions of all classes offered next year and important information about prerequisites and diploma requirements. Find the Course Listing here.


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Upcoming Events
Wednesday August 20th

Parenting from a Distance - Webcast

9:00am - 10:00am
Sunday August 24th

Welcome to Hotchkiss - Norwalk

5:30pm - 7:30pm
Monday August 25th

Welcome to Hotchkiss - New York

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday August 27th

Proctors return by 12 noon

Saturday August 30th

Seniors return by 12 noon.

Sunday August 31st

All remaining students arrive by 12 noon.

Monday September 1st

Labor Day

Wednesday September 3rd

Classes begin.

Saturday September 6th

Closed weekend

Saturday September 13th

No classes

Saturday September 27th

No classes

Thursday October 16th

Parents Reception

Friday October 17th

Parents' Weekend 2014

Through 10/18/2014

Parents Weekend

Through 10/18/2014
Monday October 20th

Announced holidays following Parents Weekend

Through 10/21/2014