School Events

Each year the School and Parents Association organize a number of annual and special events.



Monday Books

Come and enjoy discussions led by Waynflete faculty and staff on books they have chosen. Gatherings are held in the Waynflete Library, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday Books is open to the entire Waynflete community.

Dates and book selections for 2018–2019

Beats & Bites

The Parents Association hosts their fall event for the Waynflete adult community on Saturday, November 10, 2018

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Waynflete Book Bash: Four Days to Celebrate Reading

Waynflete Friends of the Library sponsors an annual Book Fair.

November 29–December 2, 2018

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Faculty/Staff Appreciation Lunch

A wonderful annual tradition hosted by the Parents Association to thank Waynflete faculty and staff at the end of the school year for their dedication and efforts.

January 23, 2019


Grandparent and Friends Day

Grandparents and Friends Day day is an annual school event held in early May. Guests are invited to spend the morning enjoying a reception, attending classes, touring the campus, and visiting the Gallery.

Read more about Grandparents and Friends Day 2019

West End 5K

Each year, Waynflete hosts a 5K road race throughout the West End neighborhood of Portland. The certified 5K and Fun Run are for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. The event, organized by parent volunteers of Waynflete School, is a fundraiser for the West End Mentoring Project which pairs Waynflete student mentors with students at nearby Reiche Elementary School.

Spring Fling

Spring Fling is an annual event held in May. Families are invited to campus for a springtime carnival with games, live music, used books and clothing, an artisan fair, food, and more.

May 18, 2019


Diversity Events

Throughout the year, the School offers several events that are inspired by its commitment to diversity. Our mission states that diversity is one of the conditions of excellence for our school. We believe that a diverse school community contributes positively to the education of our students.

New England Youth Identity Summit

Join us at the New England Youth Identity Summit, an event designed to spark meaningful conversations about identity, diversity, and community!

April 5 and 6, 2019