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A love of the outdoors is fostered at Sussex School, and our outdoor experiences are a means to further support an appreciation of the natural world, community building, active citizenry, and personal courage.

Outdoor Extended-Day

  • Executive
    Executive: internally elected each Spring, the Board President, Vice-President, Treasurer, & Secretary meet monthly with the Head of School. Closed meetings.
  • Facilities
    Facilities: reviews and updates the facility plans while maintaining our mission and values, and collaborates on short and long-range planning for campus. All welcome.
  • Finance
    Finance: purpose is to ensure the financial sustainability of Sussex School and provide guidance to the Board for all policy decisions pertaining to financial planning and oversight. It is responsible for recommending financial policies, goals, and budgets that support the mission, vision, and strategic goals of the school. The committee also reviews the school’s financial performance against its goals and proposes major transactions and programs to the Board. Closed meetings.
  • Nominating & Governance
    The purpose of the Nominating and Governance Committee is to ensure that Sussex School is governed wisely and in accordance with the School’s mission, articles of incorporation and bylaws by qualified individuals who are able to provide effective and efficient leadership. The committee proposes a slate of new/renewing board directors and officers to the Board annually, using selection criteria reflecting both the immediate and long-term needs of the School. Closed meeting.
  • Strategic Fundraising & Alumni Relations
    Strategic Fundraising & Alumni Relations: works in close collaboration with the school’s Advancement Manager and Head of School in the strategic fundraising and development efforts of Sussex School. Please reach out to the Staff Chair,, with any questions! All welcome.
  • Technology
    Technology: Serves as the primary point of contact between the Board and school personnel responsible for addressing the school’s technology needs (as well as planning to address those needs in the future). All welcome.
  • Task Force: Strategic Plan
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  • Winter Warmer Committee
    This group focuses on the planning, organizing, and recruiting donations for Sussex School’s annual major donor event held each late Winter. Please join us if you are able, we rely heavily on this working committee to plan and host this super fun event. Contact Advancement Manager if interested. Open to all.

Outdoor Programs

Extended-Day Registration

Non-Sussex Students

Some programs are open to the public. Sign up below.

Sussex Students

Sign up in your family portal under 'Course Request'.

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