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International Families

Nearly 20 percent of Episcopal's student body is international, contributing insights and perspectives from 23 countries to the EHS community. This page provides resources to support international families at EHS, important contact information, and answers to some frequently asked questions.

For information regarding arrival to campus and Covid-19 protocol, review our Fall 2021 pages.

Important Dates

Below are important dates regarding student travel and school breaks. For detailed information, and additional dates, consult the Major Dates 2021-22 document here.

Sept. 3 International Student Orientation
Oct. 8-9
Fall Family Weekend
Nov. 20-29 Thanksgiving Break
(All students must leave campus)
Dec. 17 -
Jan. 3
Winter Break
(All students must leave campus)
Jan. 29-31 Mid-Winter Long Weekend
March 5-20 Spring Break 
(All students must leave campus) 
April 1-3 Spring Family Weekend
April 16-18 Easter/Passover Long Weekend
May 28 Commencement and luncheon for seniors and their families
May 30-June 2 Assessments/exams for grades 9-11

Frequently Asked Questions

List of 5 frequently asked questions.

Important Contacts

Dean's Office
International Student Coordinator Mike McGowan, mmcgowan@episcopalhighschool.org

Students' advisors are always a good point of contact for questions. You will receive your student's advisor contact information at the start of the school year.

If you are unsure who your student's advisor is, please contact Dean of Students Ashley Taylor, +1 703 933-4013

Vincent Hodge '89, Assistant Director of Admissions and Director of Financial Aid, +1 703 933-4017


The ADO (Administrative Duty Officer) is available as a 24/7 emergency line for parents: +1 703 517-7745