APPLICATION PROCESS

Thank you for your interest in Seven Arrows! Below is a quick guide to our application process for families interested in the 2017-2018 school year.

TOURS
Seeing our program, campus and students in action is the best way to get to know Seven Arrows. Tours are conducted on select Tuesdays during admissions season and are required to complete the admissions process. Register for an upcoming Tuesday Tour.

APPLICATION
The application deadline for the 2017-2018 school year is Friday, January 13, 2017. Priority is given to families who apply by the application deadline. Apply today.

SUBMISSION OF CONFIDENTIAL RECOMMENDATIONS, TRANSCRIPTS AND ANY SUPPORTIVE MATERIALS

Applicants to Kindergarten:
All applicants to kindergarten must complete the required Recommendation Packet as a part of the admissions process. Included in the packet are the following:

  • Authorization for Release Form (completed by parent and submitted to school).
  • Preschool Evaluation Form (must be completed by the school and sent to Seven Arrows).

Applicants to Grades 1 through 6:
All applicants to the elementary grades must complete the required Recommendation Packet as a part of the admissions process. Included in the packet are the following:

  • Authorization for Release Form (completed by parent and submitted to school).
  • Head of School’s Recommendation form
  • Teacher Recommendation form

Parents are responsible for ensuring that all forms needed are sent from your child’s schools by Friday, January 20, 2017. Forms will only be accepted if sent directly from your child’s school to Seven Arrows. If your child has received any special tutoring, counseling, therapy or testing, please submit recent reports to Seven Arrows.

SCHEDULING OF STUDENT OBSERVATIONS/VISITS AND PARENT INTERVIEW
All visits are arranged after the application deadline. Families applying to the 2017-2018 school year will receive their date for their respective student visit/observation and parent interview on or after Friday, January 20, 2017.

STUDENT VISIT
Once the completed application has been submitted and our office has received the required recommendations, transcripts and supportive materials, a student assessment will be scheduled.

Applicants to Kindergarten:
Seven Arrows will make arrangements to visit your child’s preschool to conduct a discrete observation in the child’s natural setting. These observations typically last no longer than 30 minutes and do not involve any interaction with the applicant. For out of state applicants, the admissions office will schedule an exception visit so that the child is observed at Seven Arrows.

Applicants to Grades 1 through 6:
All applicants to grades 1 through 6 must complete a student visit. Applicant visitors are observed by Seven Arrows teachers and administrators. Depending on the applicant’s grade, an on-site interactive academic assessment may also be conducted on the day of the visit.

The student visit portion of the application process will be held in January or February.

Students applying for grades 1 through 4 – Morning visit from 8 to 10am

Students applying for grades 5 and 6 – All day visit

PARENT CONVERSATION
The parent conversation is scheduled after the student visit and is the last step in the admissions process.

ADMISSIONS DECISIONS
Friday, March 17, decision letters are mailed to applicant families of the 2017-2018 school year.