Family Weekend 2023

Friday, October 13 and Saturday, October 14

LOOK WHAT THE FALL BLEW IN! This fun-filled tradition will give you and your family the opportunity to meet, mingle, and make memories with other members of the Pomfret community. Every year, Pomfret presents an exciting schedule of activities, and this year is no exception. Join us!

Registration is now open

Family Weekend is Friday, October 13 and Saturday, October 14
with virtual conferences beginning on Thursday, October 12. 


Register Today

Questions? Contact Becky Grassi, manager of events, at or (860) 963-6197.

Carey Speaker

Joy St. John, director of admission at Harvard College, is this year's W.P. Carey Speaker. She'll be on campus during Family Weekend to deliver two separate lectures, one for parents and one for students.

Ex Ed Fair

Learn about our growing experiential education program.

Harvest Dinner

Enjoy a delicious fall-themed meal and arts showcase with your family in Strong Field House on Friday night.

College Workshops

All parents are invited and encouraged to attend this college program with breakout sessions, led by our College Counseling team.

State of the School

Get the latest news and information directly from Head of School Tim Richards P ’15.


Catch your favorite Griffin in action. During Family Weekend, every game is a home game.


du Pont Library and Technology Office
Friday 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM 
This month's featured books celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.
School Store in the Olmsted Student Union
Thursday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Pomfret School Class Ring Orders
Saturday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
School Store in the Olmsted Student Union
Order your ring during Family Weekend and receive it by December vacation!

Long Fall Weekend
Saturday 10/14 – Tuesday 10/17
Students may depart after their last commitment on Saturday, October 14. Boarding students must return by 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17. Classes resume on Wednesday, October 18. During this long weekend, dorms will remain open and students may stay on campus.

Registration is now open

Register Today

Registering for Family Weekend is not the same as booking a conference appointment. To learn more about making a conference appointment, please see below.

How to Book a Conference Appointment

Conferences are scheduled through Pick-A-Time. Virtual appointments are powered by Zoom.

To view / book available conference slots, log in to your Sundial account, navigate to the Resources Board, and choose Conference Scheduler. 

NOTE: Booking a conference does NOT register you for Family Weekend. To RSVP for Family Weekend, please click here.