Weekend Schedule

Please note, many events are still to be announced, and the weekend schedule is subject to change. Check back often as we are continuously updating this page! Events with an asterisk (*) are offered both in person and virtually.

Flower Mart opens at 10:00 am on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4.

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Thursday, May 2

5:00 – 7:00 pm 
Reunion Weekend Kick-Off Happy Hour | Hosted by the Alumnae Advisory Group 
Patio at Head of School's Home

Friday, May 3

8:30 am – 5:00 pm  
Reunion Registration & Hospitality Suite  
Hearst Hall Alumnae Parlor  
Enjoy a slideshow of photos from the Archives, fill a swag bag, have a snack, or simply kick your heels up in the Alumnae Hospitality Suite! 
 
Throughout the Day:  
Middle and Upper School Class Visits & Student-led Campus Tours  
 
9:00 am  
Chapel Service with Lower School 
Grace Chapel, Woodley North  
 
12:30 – 2:00 pm  
50th Reunion Luncheon Honoring the Class of 1974 
Join Head of School Elinor Scully for a special luncheon honoring the Class of 1974.  
 
12:45 – 1:30 pm  
All Alumnae Lunch with the Class of 2024  
Hearst Hall Auditorium 
Welcome the Class of 2024 to the 4s and 9s Reunion cycle and enjoy a catered lunch from Jettie’s!  
 
6:00 – 8:00 pm  
27th Annual NCS & STA BBQ 
Upper Field, NCS Athletic Center
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Saturday, May 4

8:30 – 9:15 am  
Alumnae Memorial Service 
Great Choir, Washington National Cathedral 
This Service is in memory of NCS alumnae in Reunion classes who have passed away. Please join us for this time of reflection and remembrance. 

9:00 am – 5:00 pm 
 
Reunion Registration & Hospitality Suite  
Hearst Hall Alumnae Parlor  
Enjoy a slideshow of photos from the Archives, fill a swag bag, have a snack, or simply kick your heels up in the Alumnae Hospitality Suite! 
 
Throughout the Day:  
Student-led Campus Tours  
 
9:30 - 10:30 am 
*Archives Presentation  
Middle School Assembly Room and Virtually  
Join NCS Archivist Elna Clevenger for a presentation on NCS history.  
 
10:30 – 11:30 am  
First Ladies Tea  
Middle School Commons, Procter Hall, Woodley North 
Calling all members of the classes of 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, and 1974 – this is your time to gather, connect, and reflect as First Ladies!   
 
12:00 – 2:00 pm 
*Alumnae Awards Luncheon  
Hearst Hall Auditorium and Virtually
To nominate a classmate, please visit our Alumnae Awards page.
 
 2:00 – 2:30 pm  
Class Photos 
Hearst Hall Auditorium     
 
3:30 – 5:00 pm  
NCS/STA Networking and Beer Tasting  
Sam’s Bar (St. Alban’s, Marriott Hall, 1st Floor)  
Network and connect with both NCS and STA alumni while sampling beers from D.C.’s own Hellbender Brewing Company. Co-founder Ben Evans (and his spouse, St. Albans Lower School Dean Kelly Castellanos Evans) will be on hand to discuss (and pour) Hellbender’s brews.  
 
Class-Sponsored Activities and Events 
Off the Close  

Sunday, May 5

8:00 am  
Early Sunday Holy Eucharist  
Washington National Cathedral  
 
11:15 am  
*Principal Sunday Holy Eucharist 
Washington National Cathedral and Virtually 
 
12:30 - 2:30 pm  
Black Alumnae Association Brunch  
Hearst Hall Auditorium  
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Kente Cloth Ceremony, please join us for a celebration of the Black Alumnae Association.  
 
Event locations and times are subject to change.
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