Admissions Calendar

The dates below correspond to the application process for fall 2017 enrollment. The Admissions Team looks forward to sharing St. Catherine's with you.

List of 5 items.

  • Lower School — Early Learners

    Click here to RSVP for an upcoming information session:

    May 11 – 8:30-9:30 a.m.
    Early Learners admissions program for prospective parents
  • Lower School — Junior Kindergarten-Kindergarten

    October 28, 2016 - 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
    Junior kindergarten and kindergarten admissions program for prospective parents

    November 2, 2016 - 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
    Junior kindergarten and kindergarten admissions program for prospective parents

    December 5, 2016 
    Need-based financial aid application information sent to those who request information on application

    December 9, 2016 - 9:30 - 11 a.m.
    Discovery Day for applicants and parents 

    October - January
    Individual WPPSI-IV testing for applicants 
     
    January 7, 2017
    Readiness testing for applicants by appointment

    January 14, 2017
    Snow Date (if necessary) for readiness testing 

    January 19, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee and Tour for prospective parents Register Now

    February 1, 2017
    Need-based financial aid applications due for first round consideration

    February 18, 2017
    JK/Kindergarten admissions notifications sent

    March 2, 2017
    JK/Kindergarten enrollment contracts and deposits due

    March 23, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    May 11, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    Admissions decisions for JK/K will continue on a rolling basis as space permits.
  • Lower School — Grade 1-4

    October - December
    Individual campus tours for prospective parents

    November 30, 2016 - 9 - 10:30 a.m.
    Grades 1-4 admissions program for prospective parents Register Now

    January–March 

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

    January 19, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee and Tour for prospective parents


    January 28, 2017 - 8:45 a.m.
    Group Achievement Testing

    March 23, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    February - April
    Visit days scheduled for applicants

    May 11, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

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

    November 15, 2016 - 9 - 11 a.m.
    Middle School Admissions Program for prospective parents and students 
    Register Now

    December 5, 2016
    Need-based financial aid information sent to those who request information on application

    November – March

    Individual WISC-V testing for applicants
     
    December - February
    Visit days and Group Achievement Testing
    • December 8, 2016
    • December 13, 2016
    • January 5, 2017
    • January 24, 2017
    • January 31, 2017
    • February 7, 2017
    January 19, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee and Tour for prospective students and parents Register Now

    February 1, 2017
    Need-based financial aid application deadline for first round consideration 

    February 24, 2017
    Suggested deadline for transcripts and recommendation forms for first round decisions

    March 23, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    May 11, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

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

    November 1, 2016 - 9 - 11 a.m.
    Upper School Admissions Program for prospective parents and students

    November–March
    Individual shadow visit days and interviews scheduled by appointment

    January 19, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee and Tour for prospective students and parents 
    Register Now

    January 20, 2017
    Suggested application deadline for first round decisions

    February 24, 2017
    Suggested deadline for transcripts and recommendation forms for first round decisions

    March 18, 2017
    Initial Upper School admissions notifications sent
      
    March 31, 2017
    Upper School enrollment contracts and deposits due

    March 23, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    May 11, 2017 - 8:30 - 10 a.m.
    Campus Coffee & Tour for prospective parents

    Required Group SSAT Testing Options:

    Register here in advance for one of the below:
    -October 15, 2016 - St. Christopher's     
    -November 12, 2016 - Collegiate
    -December 10, 2016 - Collegiate
    -January 7, 2017 - St. Christopher's
    -February 11, 2017 - St. Catherine's
    -April 22, 2017 - St. Christopher's
    -June 10, 2017 - Collegiate

    Admission decisions for Upper School will continue on a rolling basis as space permits.
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