For families interested in learning more about The Country School, we invite you to contact our Admissions Director to learn more.
The application process begins when the online application is completed and submitted with the application fee. Upon submission of an application, the parents should notify the applicant’s current school of their intention to apply elsewhere. Upon application, we request specific information about the child in order to create a student profile. This information is kept confidential.
Below, please find a step-by-step guide to applying for admission at The Country School:
1) Schedule a visit with our Admissions Director
2) Complete our online application
and pay the $60 application fee;
3) Request that our recommendation form be completed by your child's current teacher (Pre-K form
, Grades K-1 form
, Grades 2-8 form
4) Submit our transcript request form
(required for grades 2-8) to your child's current school to request his or her academic records.
For applicants rising to grades PK-5, a 45-minute assessment with our Lower School head is required. This is is fun, play-based format in which we can get to know your child and conduct a basic skills assessment. There is nothing you need to do to prepare your child in advance, but we ask that you and your child wear a mask at all times while on campus.
For applicants rising to grades 6-8, an academic assessment is conducted by our Director of Admissions and takes 60-90 minutes.The Country School offers need-based financial aid to families with a demonstrated need. Please visit this page for more information.