Parent Events

PARENT EVENTS

Back to School Nights: These back-
to-school nights, held in early fall, are a
chance for parents to meet teachers, visit
classrooms, and learn about the curriculum.

Back-to-School Information Meetings:
Held each fall, these morning gatherings by
divisions provide parents with the opportunity
to hear from the Division Director and other
school administrators about the year ahead.

Parent Socials: Class Parents organize
a gathering at the start of the school year
for each grade. All parents are invited and
encouraged to attend.

Winter Class Coffees: Grade specific
Class Coffees are informational gatherings
for parents. Presentations will be made by
Division Directors as well as by teachers,
counselors, and athletics staff.

Parent Special Interest Groups: A new
program designed to bring families together
around a common interest. Please contact
Cathy Ferguson at cferguson@agnesirwin.org
for more information.

PARENTS’ ASSOCIATION EVENTS

Agnes Irwin Golf Outing: The annual
golf tournament brings together parents,
past parents, and alumnae for a fun-filled
afternoon on the links, ending with an awards
reception and dinner.
Spirit Fair: Spirit Fair is the kickoff to
AIS/EA Day Spirit Week This family event
includes inflatables, dinner, games, a silent
auction, and a bonfire. RSVP HERE!
Owlidays: Parents, grandparents, past
parents and alumnae are invited to a day of
discounted shopping at participating stores in
the greater Philadelphia area and an evening
of cocktails in Eagle Village, Devon. RSVP HERE!
May Fair: This Lower School tradition
begins with each grade in the Lower School
performing a dance around the Maypole,
culminating with the weaving of the Maypole
ribbons by the fourth grade. Following these
dances, the girls enjoy a fair.
Family Skating Night: Grab your skates and
your children and join us at the Philadelphia
Skating Club and Humane Society in
Ardmore. Admission is free.
Staff Appreciation Lunch: Parents host
a lunch for the faculty and staff to thank them
for everything they do for the girls.
Family Movie Night: Parents’ Association
invites you to be their guest at a private
screening of a movie at Bryn Mawr Film
Institute.
Parent Association Meetings: All parents
and guardians are encouraged to attend
these informational monthly meetings. They
are held in person at 672 Conestoga Road
and a Zoom link is available.
Drop In After Drop Off: These casual
gatherings, held three times a year, are an
opportunity to catch up over coffee and
breakfast bites with fellow parents.
RaisE: Parents’ Association’s largest
fundraiser of the year is an adults-only evening
party that includes a live auction, dinner, and
entertainment. The auction features one-of-a
kind items and opportunities.