Application Checklist

 

Click the boxes below for more information

  • Tour & Open House

    Early Childhood through Middle School  (3 years through 8th grade):

    Fill out our Tour & Open House Form to schedule a visit.

     

  • Application for Admission

    Online Applications for Admission now available:

    Early Childhood through Middle School  (3 years through 8th grade)

    Apply Now

    We are accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications will be processed right after Labor Day. To inquire about select spaces for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact Ms. Shera Silver.


    Submit the completed application form, a family photograph, and the application fee of $75. Please note, the application fee is reduced to $15 for families applying for financial aid (kindergarten through 8th grade).

     

    Toddler Program (Ages 1-3, three mornings per week)

    Apply Now

    Toddler applications will be accepted until spaces are filled. Submit the completed application form, a family photograph, and the application fee of $25.

     

    Shera Silver

    Director of Admissions

    212.678.2416 x104
    ssilver@studioschoolnyc.org

  • Records Release

    Sign and send the Records Release form to your child’s current school, if applicable.

  • Teacher Recommendation Forms

  • Register for Admission Testing

    Testing is not required for early childhood - grade 2. Please call the ERB, (212) 672-9800 or visit www.erblearn.org, to arrange for testing for Grades 3 and above.

  • Financial Aid

    The Studio School is committed to attracting and admitting an economically diverse student body. Financial aid is offered to families with children applying to kindergarten and above, based on financial need and availability of funds.

     

    Please read our Financial Aid information here.

     

  • Interview Process

    Right after Labor Day, we will call to arrange the following interviews:

     

    Family or Parent Interview

    We will schedule a family interview, for applicants to our Toddler Program, or a parent interview, for applicants to our Early Childhood through Middle School  Programs.

     

    Group Visit

    Applicants to our Early Childhood program come for a small group visit and work with fun and interesting materials presented by our teachers. We ask that one parent accompany their child.

     

    Applicants to our elementary and middle school (1st through 8th grades) visit our classrooms, and work on a variety of creative activites that inspire thinking.

     

  • Notification Dates

    You will receive notification according to the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY) schedule listed below. To receive notification, all files for applicants must be complete.


    Age or Entering Grade
    3 – 4 year oldsKindergartenGrades 1–8

    Notification Dates
    Friday, Feb. 15, 2019Friday, Feb. 8, 2019Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019
    Parent Reply Deadline
    not later than noon on:
    Friday, Feb. 22, 2019Friday, Feb. 15, 2019Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019

     

    Early notification dates for sibling and legacy applicants:


    Age or Entering Grade
    3 – 4 year oldsKindergarten/Grade 1

    Notification Dates
    Monday, Dec. 3, 2018Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018
    Parent Reply Deadline
    not later than noon on:
    Friday, Jan. 25, 2019Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019

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