We are thrilled that you are considering Westminster Academy for your family. Please feel free to give me a call as you walk through this process. Applying to an independent school can seem overwhelming and we are here to help you make the best possible decision for your children.

If you’re interested in applying but aren’t sure how, please click on the tab that includes your child’s grade for more information. To find out more about important dates and deadlines, please click on the dates & deadlines tab.

  • December 2 Current families:  application for priority admission & tuition assistance application deadline
  • December 3 ISEE test date (school code: 432570)
  • December 3 Jump Into JK Day for siblings of current families
  • January 6 Deadline for application for admission & tuition assistance for new families
  • January 15 Re-enrollment contracts extended to current families
  • January 28 Jump into JK Day
  • February 1 Re-enrollment contracts due
  • February 11 Jump into JK Day
  • February 15 New student contracts extended
  • March 1 New student contracts due
  • March 4 ISEE test date (school code: 432570)
  • April 29 Jump into JK Day

Early Childhood

Our junior kindergarten is intended as a transition program for those children who are not yet developmentally ready for kindergarten. They may have a late birthday or may benefit from another year for social, emotional, intellectual, or physical growth. At this time, we ARE accepting applications from any student who will be 4 by June 1, 2017. Kindergarten applicants must be 5 by June 1. 

Junior Kindergarten

  • Complete & return application with $75 application fee
  • Attend a Jump into JK on one of these dates:
    • December 3
    • January 28
    • February 11
    • April 29
  • Financial aid is not currently available for our junior kindergarten applicants
  • Parents interview with Head of School

Kindergarten & 1st Grade

  • Complete & return application with $75 application fee
  • Return the Parent Gesell Questionnaire and the Teacher Gesell Questionnaire
  • Attend a Gesell Developmental Observation (1 hour visit)
  • Complete an application for financial aid (if necessary)
  • Parents interview with the Head of School
  • 1st grade students will spend a morning in our current kindergarten class

JK-1st grade are half-day (8:00a.m.-12:00p.m.) academic programs and have an extended enrichment day option available for an additional fee. 

2nd-12th Grade Applicants

  • Complete & return application with $75 application fee
  • A copy of the following records must be submitted to the Admissions Office:
  • Applicants will be contacted to schedule a shadow day & evaluation (if ISEE has not been taken)
  • Complete an application for financial aid (if necessary)
  • Parents interview with the Head of School

To sign your child up for ISEE testing, click here.

Use school code 432570 to send scores to Westminster Academy.