How to Apply


How to Apply
This is the Start of Something Great!

Are you a parent searching for a Kindergarten for your budding artist or a Middle School for your science lover? Or are you a student in Middle or High School searching for a school where you can be a leader and pursue what you love (whether that be arts, athletics, academics – or all three)?

Applying to Country Day is the first step in an exciting new journey. Thank you for embarking on it with us.

Country Day’s campus remains closed due to the COVID-19 global health crisis. Please see the virtual application process outlined here.


Application Process

Country Day’s campus remains closed due to the COVID-19 global health crisis. Please see the virtual application process outlined here.

When campus is open, these are the typical application steps. 

Step 1: Inquire

Completing an online inquiry form allows the admission office to get in touch with your family about admissions events, share information about the application process, answer your questions, and keep you up-to-date about what’s happening at Country Day. Let’s get the conversation started, complete our online inquiry form today. 

Step 2: Apply online 

The 2021-22 priority deadline for admission to all grade levels is February 1, 2021. Those who apply on or before this date will not be charged a $150 application fee. Applications received after this date will be considered on a rolling basis as space allows and must submit a $150 application fee. Get started with the online application

If you don’t already have a CavNET account, you will need to sign up for one before applying.

Once you complete our online application, you’ll receive your “application checklist” which outlines the supporting materials required, dependent upon your child’s grade. These materials may include items like grades/transcripts, standardized test scores, teacher recommendations, etc. Read more about the online application process here

Step 3: Attend an Admissions Event

Join us for one of our Admission Events. Throughout the year, we host a variety of events and meetings intended for prospective families and students. We also attend several local community events. Wherever you are, we want to get to know you.

Step 4: Schedule a visit to campus 

Parents applying to Country Day are required to complete a tour and parent interview. Every student candidate also is required to complete a student visit. 

Learn more about what to expect on your visit days or contact admissions directly to schedule your visits.