Admissions Calendar

The best way to learn about St. Catherine's is to come to campus to tour our classrooms, see our students and meet our teachers.

In addition to group programs, our team welcomes you to schedule a personal tour to learn more about our girl-centered, dynamic offerings. Please schedule an appointment online or give us a call at 804.281.7140 to set up a time that works best for you. Our Admissions team stands ready to give you personalized attention every step of the way.

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    • Lower School — Early Learners Events

      October 24, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      October 30, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 9, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 28, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      February 15, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      January - February

      Screening for applicants scheduled on an individual basis

      February 22, 2019 at 12 noon
      Early Learners 2019-2020 admissions notifications sent

      March 7, 2019
      Early Learners 2019-2020 enrollment contracts and deposits due

      March 22, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      Admissions decisions for the Early Learners program will continue on a rolling basis as space permits.
    • Lower School — Junior Kindergarten-Kindergarten Events

      October 24, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      October 30, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 9, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 28, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      December 7, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Discovery Day for Applicants to Jr. Kindergarten & Kindergarten

      January 5, 2019, session times vary
      Admissions Readiness Testing Day for Applicants to Jr. Kindergarten & Kindergarten

      February 15, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      October - February
      Individual WPPSI-IV testing for applicants 

      February 22, 2019 at 12 noon
      Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten 2019-2020 admissions notifications sent

      March 7, 2019
      Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten 2019-2020 enrollment contracts and deposits due

      March 22, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      Personal tours are offered Monday through Friday. Please schedule a tour online or call the Admissions Office at 804-281-7140 to set up a time that works for you.

      Admissions decisions for Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten will continue on a rolling basis as space permits.
    • Lower School — Grade 1-4 Events

      October 24, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      October 30, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 9, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      November 28, 2018, 9-10:30 a.m.
      Lower School Admissions Program and Campus Tour (Early Learners - Grade 4)

      October - December
      Individual campus tours for prospective parents

      February 15, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      November-April
      Applicant group visit days:

      - January 17, 2019
      - February 5, 2019
      - March 21, 2019
      - April 2, 2019

      January–March 
      WPPSI-IV or WISC-V testing for applicants scheduled on an individual basis

      March 22, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      Personal tours are offered Monday through Friday. Please schedule a tour online or call the Admissions Office at 804-281-7140 to set up a time that works for you.

      Admission decisions for grades 1-4 will be made on a rolling basis as space permits.
    • Middle School — Grade 5-8 Events

      November 14, 2018, 8:30-10 a.m.
      Middle School Admissions Program & Tour for prospective students and parents
       
      November – March
      Individual WISC-V testing for applicants

      February 15, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      December - February
      Middle School applicant group visit days:
      - December 13, 2018
      - January 10, 2019
      - January 22, 2019
      - January 29, 2019
      - February 7, 2019
      - February 12, 2019

      January 31, 2019
      Application deadline for first-round consideration

      March 22, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      Personal tours are offered Monday through Friday. Please schedule a tour online or call the Admissions Office at 804-281-7140 to set up a time that works for you.

      Admission decisions for Middle School will be made on a rolling basis as space permits.
    • Upper School — Grade 9-12 Events

      November 13, 2018, 8:30-10 a.m.
      Upper School School Admissions Program & Tour for prospective students and parents

      February 15, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      October - April
      Required Group SSAT Testing. Registration is completed through SSAT. Testing dates and locations are listed below:

      - October 13, 2018 at St. Catherine's School
      - November 10, 2018 at Collegiate School
      - December 8, 2018 at St. Catherine's School
      - January 5, 2019 at St. Christopher's School
      - February 2, 2019 at Collegiate School
      - March 2, 2019 at St. Christopher's School
      - April 27, 2019 at St. Christopher's School
      - June 8, 2019 at Collegiate School

      December – March
      Upper School applicant group visit days and interviews are offered on the below dates:

      - November 30, 2018
      - January 11, 2019
      - January 18, 2019
      - January 28, 2019
      - February 4, 2019
      - February 8, 2019
      - February 11, 2019

      January 31, 2019
      Application deadline for first-round consideration

      March 8, 2019 at 12:00 noon
      Grades 9-12 first-round admissions notifications sent for 2019-2020
       
      March 20, 2019, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
      Reception for newly admitted students and their parents

      March 22, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019, 9-10 a.m.
      Coffee and Campus Tours (prospective parents to all grade levels welcome)
      Click here to register

      March 29, 2019
      Enrollment contracts and deposits due for first-round admitted candidates

      Personal tours are offered Monday through Friday. Please schedule a tour online or call the Admissions Office at 804-281-7140 to set up a time that works for you.
       
      After March 29, 2019, admission decisions for Upper School will continue on a rolling basis as space permits.
    St. Catherine's admits qualified students without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to the students by the School.


    Let's Get Started

    The best way to get started is to come to St. Catherine’s for a campus tour, catch a glimpse of School life, meet our teachers and see teaching and learning up close. Call St. Catherine's School at 804-281-7140 or click here to schedule your personal tour.