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Freshman for a Day

8th Grade Visitor - "Freshman for a Day"

We recognize that today students have a lot of choices about where they would like to attend high school. We welcome 8th grade middle school students who live in our sending districts and might be thinking about private schools an opportunity to spend a day at WHRHS. 


This event has been canceled due to the

Health Related School Closure

Those students who have not attended a Freshman for a Day event yet are invited to visit on March 19, 2020. The program will run for a half-day in the afternoon. Students will have the opportunity to visit classes with peer leaders and see our amazing students in action as the preview our Spring Musical. Students must sign up in advance as seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

March 19 - Itinerary
10:30 - 10:45 Arrive - Drop off in front of the South Building
10:45 - 11:15 Greetings, Peer Leaders Assigned, Lunch
11:17 - 12:13 Attend a class with a Peer Leader
12:18 - 1:14 Attend a class with a Peer Leader
1:19 - 2:15 Attend a preview of the Spring Musical - Matilda
2:15 - 2:45 Meet the cast, student discussions
2:45 - 3:00 Dismissal


It is important to note that Parents/Guardians are responsible for providing transportation to and from the high school for visitors. Students can either bring a bagged lunch or they will have an opportunity to purchase lunch during their visit. 

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Flakker at (908) 647-4800 ext. 6975 or email:


March 19 - Freshman for the day Sign-up Form