Admission Events

Get to know Santa Catalina School and learn more about independent schools at a variety of in-person and virtual events, including webinars, receptions, and fairs.

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Open House Events

Our virtual open house is over, but you can still learn about Santa Catalina's programs, culture, and community by watching our event recordings.

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Santa Catalina in Your Area

Throughout the school year, our admission staff travels across California and beyond to meet with students and parents who are interested in finding out more about Santa Catalina.

Virtual Events

California Boarding School Webinar
Tuesday, May 24, 6:00 p.m. PST, Zoom

Join nine California schools as we journey through boarding school life, academics, athletics, extracurriculars, and college placement. While each of our schools is unique in mission, culture, and education approach, we also embrace the California lifestyle: work hard, play hard. California is known for innovation and for love of life. Register for our webinar to learn more about this exceptional educational experience.

Presented by Cate School (Carpinteria), Dunn School (Los Olivos), Midland School (Los Olivos), Ojai Valley School (Ojai), Santa Catalina School (Monterey), Stevenson School (Pebble Beach), The Thacher School (Ojai), Villanova Preparatory School (Ojai), and The Webb Schools (Claremont).

In-Person Fairs

Santa Catalina participates in high school admission fairs across the country.


Regional receptions are hosted in a variety of cities throughout the fall season. These events may be scheduled as health restrictions are eased. Contact or 831.655.9356 with questions.

Contact Admission

Helen Young
Admission Office Coordinator

Jamie Buffington Browne '85
Director of Admission

Sarah Kline
Associate Director of Admission

Ala Milani '87
Associate Director of Admission