Purcell Marian Announces Virtual Admissions Series

October 1, 2020



General Admissions Information
Tuesday, September 22

6:00 pm, Facebook Live (Watch Replay)

Hear from Purcell Marian administrators, admission staff, and faculty as they walk you through the Purcell Marian admissions process and introduce you to our academic programming, athletics, and student life. They will also take any questions families may have about the admissions process and PM.

Athletics + Student Life Night
Wednesday, October 7

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

Meet our Dean of Students Ms. Johnnetta Johnson '94 and Director of Athletics Mr. D.J. Dowdy as they walk you through the opportunities students have to get involved at Purcell Marian. Whatever your passion is, we have a club or team for you at PM.

International Baccalaureate Night
Tuesday, October 13

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

International Baccalaureate is recognized across the world for its innovative approach to education, placing an equal focus on academics and other transferable skills, in order to best prepare students for success beyond high school. You'll learn why the IB program is a better choice than AP, what makes PM an IB for All school, plus meet the faculty, administrators, and students that make IB at PM run.

Fine Arts Night
Wednesday, October 21

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

As many schools have cut art programs, Purcell Marian has made critical investments to expand our art offerings. You'll hear about our Fine Arts, Theater, Music, and Film classes and clubs and why the arts are a critical part of a well rounded high school experience.

Student Support Services Night
Thursday, October 29

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

Our Center for Support Services (CS3) Team serves students with unique needs through individualized support services and programming. We believe that every student has the potential to succeed and work with students in all academic pathways. Meet the CS3 team and learn about the services provided.

Our Mission | Scholarships | Financial Aid | Parent and Family Supports Night
Thursday, November 5

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

Learn more about our mission to cultivate the best in each for the benefit of all. We'll also answer questions about available scholarships and financial aid, plus introduce you to the available Parent and Family Support PM offers through Beech Acres Parenting Center.

Inclusive Community and the PM Advantage Night
Tuesday, November 17

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

Many schools talk about their commitment to diversity and equity but very few can match the inclusive community we've fostered at Purcell Marian. From a truly diverse student body and administration to a vibrant urban neighborhood, you'll learn about the unique advantages PM graduates have when they enter college and beyond.

Alumni Panel Night
Tuesday, December 1

7:00 pm, Facebook Live

Hear from Purcell Marian graduates and learn how the PM advantage has made a difference in their life.


Thursday, October 1 through Friday, December 4

7:55 am-2:30 pm

We'll pair your 8th-grader with a Purcell Marian student ambassador based on their academic and extracurricular interests. They'll experience a day in the Castle sitting in on classes and meeting teachers and staff.



Sunday, November 8

By Appointment 10:00 am - 1:30 pm, Open House 2:00pm-5:00pm

In order to effectively social distance and limit crowds, Purcell Marian will be offering scheduled personal experiences during Open House. We will still offer a traditional Open House experience from 2 pm-5 pm if you are unable to commit to a scheduled tour. Face masks/coverings must be worn while inside the Castle.



Friday, December 4


Wednesday, January 13