Grades 6-12; Boarding 8-12


Weekend Activities

We schedule a wide range of intellectual, social, and physical activities every weekend.
Cultural and recreational opportunities every weekend

Every weekend at The Pennington School is crammed with a variety of activities, with something for everyone here on campus.

Day students are welcome to join our boarding school population for short trips to the movies, to local sporting events, or for shopping at the mall. Most weekends also offer special trips to places such as Hershey Park, Philadelphia, New York City, and Washington, D.C.

Here is a partial list of special weekend activities at The Pennington School:

Six Flags Great Adventure
Outdoor Movies on O’Hanlon
Speed Raceway
Italian-American Festival
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
FrightFest at Schaefer Farm
ShadyBrook Farm visits
Basketball Game: Philadelphia 76ers
Indoor Rock Climbing
NYC Trips to Museums and Cultural Sites
NHL Games
Riverside Concerts
Bowling and Laser Tag
Lunar New Year Gala
Karaoke Nights
Amazing Escape Room
Ice Skating at Mercer County Park
Skiing and Snow-Tubing at Shawnee Mountain
Mini-Golf and Driving Range
Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market
Medieval Times
Philadelphia and Princeton Trips
Thomas Edison Museum
Student Climate Change Conference
Point Pleasant Beach and Boardwalk
NYC Theater Trips
Model United Nations, Rutgers University
People of Color Conference
NYC Ballet Trip: The Nutcracker
World Affairs Council of Philadelphia
International Student Summit