Webb's final visitors' day of current school year to be hosted on Feb. 20

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

BELL BUCKLE, Tenn. - On Feb. 20, The Webb School will open its campus for prospective students and their families for the final Visitors’ Day of the school year. The daylong event begins at 9 a.m. with registration and breakfast and concludes at 3 p.m.

The schedule includes a tour of the 150-acre campus led by a current Webb student. Visiting students will then attend lunch and class with a Webb student while parents attend informational panels regarding programming and financial aid opportunities. The day will conclude with a student Q&A panel for both visiting students and parents. Families are also invited to stay on campus for applicant interviews with an admissions officer.

“Families who are interested in applying for Fall 2017 should attend this event in order to meet our priority application deadline of Feb. 20,” said Julie Harris, director of admissions. “Spending a day on campus is the best way to determine if Webb is the right fit for your family,” Harris added.

The Webb School offers more than $1.7 million in financial aid and scholarships each year. Families are encouraged to apply for financial aid by Feb. 20 for the 2017-2018 school year. Families who have not yet submitted an application or visited the school are strongly encouraged to bring their applications to this event in order to meet the priority application deadline. Online applications can be found at www.thewebbschool.com/admissions.

Those planning to attend are asked to RSVP by Friday, Feb. 17, by emailing admissions@webbschool.com or calling 931-389-6003.

The Webb School is an independent college preparatory boarding/day school for grades 6-12. The oldest continuously operating private school of its kind in the South, the school is known for its dual emphasis on academic excellence and character development. For more information about The Webb School, visit thewebbschool.com.