Reunion & Homecoming Weekend

We are sorry to announce the decision, made after consultation with the Alumni Board, to postpone our in-person 2020 Reunion & Homecoming, planned for October 16 & 17.

We are, however, excited to offer a virtual Homecoming option for Friday, October 16, 2020. 

  • 9:00 – 9:45 am – State of the School address with Head of School, Allison Gaines Pell, Young Un, and others – Submit your questions with your RSVP.
  • Join Wheeler School’s new Performing Arts Head, Andrew Hall ’89, and Athletic Director, Sean Kelly ’02, as they discuss beginning their new roles and adjusting their programs to COVID regulations.
  • Learn to prioritize self-care and age gracefully with Bonnie Phinney ’70 – a brief presentation and exercise class for all levels.
  • Tune in for an evening happy hour with cocktails & mocktail recipe and instruction with Chris Marcus ’09
  • Visit our Wheeler Archives as we show you some prized possessions of Miss Wheeler’s, former school uniforms, banners, and more.
  • Check back for more exciting partnerships in the works!

Classes ending in 5’s & 0’s, your Reunion & Homecoming events will be combined with the classes below you, ending in 6’s & 1’s in 2021. We will build out a robust weekend with sporting events, classes and tours, faculty, and friends to reconnect with – in personSave the Date, October 15 & 16, 2021

 

Reunion Recap

Reunion Weekend Highlights*

Friday

MiniBus tour

  • The Farm Campus in Seekonk
  • Cityside program at the WaterFire Arts Center
  • The Providence Campus 
    • Classroom visits
    • NuVu Studio Program
    • Record your Wheeler Voices memories in our Digital Production Studio. 

Lunch with Head of School Allison Gaines Pell 

All Alumni welcome reception hosted by your Wheeler Alumni Board

Saturday

Family Fall Fest and Pingree Games at the Seekonk Farm Campus.

  • Bring the kids for pumpkin-painting, hayrides, petting zoo, bounce house, rock wall, and more FREE fun.
  • Cheer on your Wheeler Warriors (schedule to follow)
  • Class of 2021 BBQ – support the incoming Alumni Class of 2021 with their BBQ fundraiser
  • Pick up your Wheeler School Swag at the School Store outpost

Campus tours in Providence with Student Ambassador

  • Wonder what’s it like to be a current Wheeler student? Take a tour with one of our students and learn directly from them.

Cocktails and appetizers in the Miller Quad on Campus

Performances by the 18 Wheelers, Wheeler Dance Company, Handbells Ensemble, and Upper & Middle School Jazz Bands

Dinner and presentation of this year’s Alumni Association Founder’s Award

Dessert, Dancing, and Fun!

*Schedule subject to change, and may be updated for 2021

Make a gift in honor of your Reunion, a special teacher, or an area of the school that holds meaning.

Reunion Giving Form

Questions?

Need more information or have a question? Let me know at the email address below!