schedule a visit



Visiting La Lumiere School is the best way to experience our community and immerse yourself in our culture.  Whether for an overnight boarding experience, a shadow day, or an abbreviated campus visit, we know that you'll walk away understanding all the ways it's possible to thrive at La Lumiere.

To inquire about scheduling a visit, please email


shadow Days

Shadow days are strongly encouraged for all applicants and are offered from September through May. Parent(s)/guardian(s) should plan to meet with the Director of Admissions either at drop-off in the morning or pick-up in the afternoon.  If your schedule allows, we offer overnight shadow visits for candidates interested in boarding at La Lumiere. Schedule your shadow day by emailing the Admissions Team at

Open Houses

La Lumiere hosts open houses each year in the fall and spring. We welcome you to spend the morning engaging with various members of our community and experiencing La Lumiere first-hand. Click here to learn more about open house programming.

Upcoming Open Houses:

Fall Open House | Saturday, October 20, 2018


Abbreviated campus visit

Campus visits are offered year-round for applicants who are unable to participate in a Shadow Day.  Your visit will include a discussion with the Director of Admissions, a campus tour, and a meeting with one of our teachers. Schedule your Abbreviated Campus Visit by emailing the Admissions Team:

Admissions interview

All candidates are required to complete an interview with a member of the Admissions Team.  If you're participating in an abbreviated campus visit or Shadow Day, we'll add your interview to your personal schedule.  If you are unable to visit campus, your interview will be conducted via Skype.