Director of Admission

Pia Senese Norton Director of Admission

Thank you for your interest in Berkshire Country Day School. The only PreK-9 school in Berkshire County that is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, BCD has been providing students from Berkshire and Columbia Counties with an academically vigorous and well-rounded independent school education since 1946.

Today, BCD holds true to its mission to encourage academic excellence at the highest level, to advance each student’s individual promise, and to foster responsive and responsible citizenship. All great journeys start with a first step, and we encourage you to find out for yourself what BCD is all about. Please explore our web site and contact us via the inquiry form.

I look forward to the opportunity to personally show you our campus, to speak with you about your hopes and dreams for your child(ren), and to answer your questions about our superior programs, talented faculty, and vision for the future of the School.


Pia Senese Norton
Director of Admission and Financial Aid

About Pia

B.A., Psychology: Burlington College

Pia has worked in independent schools of all sizes and age ranges.  She has fourteen years of experience in admissions and financial aid – eight as a director.  Her extensive experience includes all aspects of admissions, enrollment management, marketing, public relations, financial aid and recruitment of students.

An independent school graduate herself, Pia received a BA from Burlington College, majoring in psychology.  Recently having moved to the Berkshires with her two sons, Pia and her family look forward to making new friendships, enjoying the outdoors, exploring the cultural offerings, and getting to know the community.