Online registration for Grandparents Day 2017 is now closed. For assistance, please call Jackie Cistaro at 973-602-3603 or email

Grandparents Day 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017


Lower School Visit (Grades PreK-5)
8:30 – 8:50am:   Registration and light breakfast
8:50 – 9:00am:   Lower School welcome
9:00 – 10:45am:  Lower School program with students and teachers
Lunch at GOA Upper School
11:30 – 12:15pm:  Lunch (All grandparents are welcome)
Upper School Visit (Grades 6-11)
11:30 – 12:00pm:  Welcome and registration
11:30 – 12:15pm:  Lunch (All grandparents are welcome)
12:15 – 2:00pm:  Upper School program


There will be no parking at either campus on this day.

Transportation will be provided to the Lower and Upper School Campuses from the centrally-located parking area at The Essex House (525 Northfield Avenue, West Orange). Shuttles will run starting at 8:00 am until 2:30 pm.

For handicapped parking, please contact Jackie Cistaro at 973-602-3603.

New Grandparents Challenge

In an effort to encourage grandparents to participate in the Annual Fund, school grandparents Barbara and Ed Zinbarg will match all eligible new or increased grandparent donations based on the following criteria:

Amount of New or Increased Gifts Eligible for Match:
•  New gift of at least $180, up to $1,800
•  Increase from prior gift:
    •  Amount that brings the total gift to at least $180
    •  Amount over $180, up to $1,800

Eligible Amounts will be Matched as follows:
•  150% if total donation is paid by June 30, 2017
•  100% if at least half of total donation is paid by June 30, 2017 and balance by June 30, 2018

Donate Now!

For more information, please contact:
Stephanie Bash-Soudry
Director of Development and Alumni Relations