Virtual Open House Week

This year, Austin Prep will host our annual fall open house with a series of evening webinars starting on Monday, October 26th to Monday, November 2nd. Families can pick and choose which webinar they would like to attend. Each presentation is designed to provide your family with a closer look into different aspects of Austin Prep. It is our goal that by the end of this virtual series, you will have a better understanding of Austin Prep and our mission: to inspire hearts to unite, minds to inquire and hands to serve.

Families may register for Austin Prep’s Virtual Open House Week by clicking the registration links below. Each webinar will take place via zoom and allow prospective families the opportunity to submit questions that will be answered during the event. On Friday, October 23rd, the Admissions Office will email all families who have registered with the zoom links to the virtual sessions of their choosing. 

As always, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to the Office of Admissions at We look forward to hosting you!

Monday, October 26th

6:30 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.
Join our Head of School Dr. James Hickey and Assistant Head of School for Enrollment and Athletics, Jonathan Pollard ’97 on Monday, October 26th at 6:30 p.m. as we begin Austin Prep’s Virtual Open House Week. This interactive gathering will be an excellent opportunity to learn more about Austin Prep's mission and goals for the long term success of the school community. As a parent, this is a great outlet to express what is most important to you when considering a private, Catholic education for your child. Register here.

Tuesday, October 27th

6:30 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.
One of the most common questions we receive in the Admissions Office is “How well do new students transition to Austin Prep?” This webinar is designed to provide your family with a greater look into that question through the eyes of current Middle and Upper School students. These students will speak more about their transition to Austin Prep and where their journey has taken them since their first day as new students. Register here.

7:20 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
In addition to the student experience, we believe that our current parents can provide families with a greater look into the Austin Prep experience. Hear from a number of our current parents who serve as ambassadors for our school community about why they chose an Austin Prep education for their child. Register here.

Wednesday, October 28th

6:30 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.
Austin Prep’s Middle School is an inviting, intentional environment rooted in the best practices of Middle School education. This event will provide families with a greater look into our Middle School offerings. Prospective families will have the opportunity to hear directly from our Head of Middle School, Michael McLaughlin, as well as current students to learn more about the Middle School experience at Austin Prep. Register here.

7:20 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
This event is designed to provide prospective families with a greater look into Austin Prep's Upper School. The evening will begin with an introduction from our Assistant Head and Head of Upper School, Dr. William Driscoll '89. Families will then have the opportunity to learn more about academics from our Dean of Academic Affairs, Mrs. Michelle Connor, as well as the Upper School experience from the eyes of current students who will be in attendance as well. Register here.

Thursday, October 29th

6:30 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.
Our Athletic programs at Austin Prep develop student-athletes who are selfless teammates, possess an unparalleled work ethic, consistently display the highest levels of sportsmanship, and are dedicated to a common goal. We invite you to attend this webinar with our Director of Athletics, Patrick Driscoll ’97, on Thursday, October 29th. Families will have the opportunity to learn more about our athletics programs through Mr. Driscoll, as well as a number of our current student-athletes at Austin Prep. Register here.

7:20 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Department of Art and Design offers students a unique space to discover and display their imagination and innovation. Whether through the symphonic sounds of instrumental music, the harmonious chords of the choir, the sequence of shots in film, the creative choreography in dance, or the realistic, abstract, or digital interpretation of the world through art, coursework provides the opportunity for students to showcase their artistry. You're invited to attend this webinar with our Art and Design Department Chair, Mrs. Marla Pascucci-Byrne P'26, as well as current students to learn more about the many Art and Design offerings at Austin Prep. Register here.

Monday, November 2nd

6:30 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.
To end our Virtual Open House Week, the Admissions Office will use this webinar as an opportunity to provide families with an overview of our application for the 2021-22 school year. The application process can seem overwhelming at first but it's our goal to provide you with a better understanding of each of our requirements. Our office will share a presentation in which we will break down each of the steps on our application as well as go over important dates to remember. Register here.