Enrollment for 2021-22

We are taking applications for 2021-22 and would be happy to speak with you about our program and your child(ren). We hope to schedule an Open House and Visiting Day when it is safe to do so. We’ll certainly be able to hold some events and/or visits over the summer, as we determine what operations will look like during the next school year and how many students we’ll be able to admit.


We’re over the moon!

Space Mice!, by Priscilla Alpaugh

We raised over $6,000 for Open Fields School at our Great Goose Egg Auction in White River Junction, Vermont, on Saturday, October 5, 2019. If you’d like to suggest an artist for our next auction, please let us know!

Instilling a lifelong love of learning

Open Fields is a small non-graded independent school, just off the common on Thetford Hill, Vermont. Founded in 1971 by Jean K. Aull, Open Fields is open to all children, ages 4 through 12.

Open Fields may be small, but it offers big things. In addition to a small student/teacher ratio, Open Fields offers: