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Originally delivered on 6/12/2022 8:05 pm

SUBJECT: The Weekly Ram, June 13 - 17


To view upcoming PFA events, scroll to the bottom of this newsletter or view the full calendar on the PFA website.

Final Exam Schedule & Snacks!

REMINDER:  Monday, June 13th is a Day D Regular Schedule – Exam Prep 

Final Exams will continue through Wednesday, June 15th, with makeup exams through Friday, June 17th. Click HERE for the complete schedule.

Thank you to  Stephanie Mashia, Meghan McDonough, and Meg Saunders for coordinating free snacks in between exam sessions on each exam day. Good luck to all with the end of finals.

2022 Graduation Ceremony Information

We look forward to celebrating with you! Here is some helpful information about graduation this year.  

  • The Graduation Ceremony: The ceremony is scheduled for Thursday, June 16th beginning promptly at 10:30 AM. Parents, guardians, and guests may begin entering the stadium starting at 9:30 AM. 
  • Graduation Seating: The Class of 2022 will march onto the field and sit facing the scoreboard. Therefore, both stands - home and visitor - will be available for families. As the graduates process into the stadium, they will be seated alphabetically on either side of the field (approximately A - Le on the “visitor” side and Li - Z on the “home" side).
Senior Reception
Monday, Jun 13 | 5:00 PM

The Senior Internship Reception will be June 13th from 5pm to 6pm in the NCHS auditorium. All seniors who participated are expected to attend. Parents, Internship Hosts, and Mentors are also invited to attend the end of year presentation.

2022 SAT and ACT Testing Dates

Students may register for the SAT test at and for the ACT test at When registering, remember to keep AP test dates in mind!

SAT Dates
July 16
August 27
October 16*
September 10*October 1*
December 10*November 5*

December 3

*Offered at NCHS
PSAT Fall Sign Ups

The PSAT will be offered at New Canaan High School on Saturday, October 15, 2022. Juniors will register for the test online beginning September 7th. Registration instructions will be sent home this summer, and the fee is $40.00.

School Counselors recommend that all members of the Junior class take the PSAT as preparation for the SAT that is usually taken the following spring. This PSAT test is also the qualifying exam for the National Merit Scholarship Program for Juniors and is the only date the PSAT will be offered at NCHS.

The FOOD PACK is back!

Our goal is to pack 250,000 meal bags and we need your help! Rally friends, neighbors, school teams and clubs, church groups, family - this event is open to all!

WHAT: Please join SLOBS and Pura Vida by packing meals for those impacted by the war in Ukraine, as well as others who are food impoverished worldwide. 

WHEN: June 24 - 26, 2022 

WHERE: New Canaan High School cafeteria

HOW:  Click HERE to sign up for a packing shift or go to

Ukraine Charity Concert at NCHS
Wednesday, Jun 15 | 7:00 PM

Please come out and support Unusually Quiet, a NCHS student band, who is having a Ukraine Charity Concert on June 15th at 7:00 PM in the NCHS Auditorium. All concert proceeds will be donated to the Ukraine Red Cross. Click HERE to purchase tickets.

Juneteenth Community Celebration
Sunday, Jun 19 | 4:00 PM

Please join us for a community picnic welcoming all ages! Bring your own food! Come celebrate together with fun activities and live music! Dancing highly encouraged. The event will be hosted on the New Canaan Museum & Historical Society Lawn.

Mark Your Calendars!
Thursday, June 16
10:30a NCHS Graduation Ceremony
Friday, June 17
Half Day / Last Day of School
See the Full Calendar
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