NOTE: Some events may change in the coming weeks. Watch email, online and social media for updates, changes, cancellations, postponements and contact information for your questions. Posted 3/16/20 by the Wheeler Strategic Communications Office


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Fri, May 8 @ 7:45 am - 11:30 am

Grandparents & Special Friends Day

Wheeler and Hamilton invite grandparents and special friends to join us for a morning on campus.  Music, classroom activities, lunch and more! Please note that this event is not for children outside of The Wheeler School. 'Special friends' applies to adults who can attend in place of a grandparent. Note: the Lower School will be dismissed at 11:30 am this day for a teacher in-service.  There will be NO after-care programming.

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Sat, May 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Field Day

Wheeler's oldest continuous school tradition is Field Day — 106 years running in 2020!  Each May, Purple Cows and Gold Lions rule the Wheeler Farm and battle it out for bragging rights in fun events.  Families come dressed in the colors of their spirit team and no one wants to miss the Grand March of Purples and Golds (led in by the alumni and with oldest students walking hand in hand with the youngest). With the exciting Apache Race —…

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