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Thank you for considering Brooklyn Waldorf.

 

Apply to BWS Nursery, Kindergarten, Grades

Apply to BWS Parent Child

We are accepting 2018-2019 applications on a rolling basis for some programs. Applications for the 2019-2020 school year will be available soon. 

We look forward to receiving your application and we appreciate the time and energy you’ve already invested to find the right school for your child.

 Application Checklist

  1. Visit before submitting an application (not required for Parent Child applicants). Group visits will resume in September.

  2. Apply to Nursery, Kindergarten or Grades 

     Apply to Parent-Child Classes

  3. Send supplemental application documents (the following information does not pertain to Parent Child):

    • Student and family photograph.

    • School transcripts, teacher evaluations and additional assessments as requested in the application.

    • Non-refundable $90 application fee.

    • Not required: tests, test scores.

  4. If you are applying for Tuition Assistance, complete the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) online.

    • Send required financial documents for Tuition Assistance by date designated. (Tuition assistance is not available for Parent-Child classes.)

Play dates, Interviews and Class Visits

Following receipt of completed application and related materials, the admissions staff will contact you to arrange playdates for Early Childhood families or interviews, class visits and parent interview for grades students.

Decision Notification Timing

The Brooklyn Waldorf School adheres to the ISAAGNY notification dates that match the decision notifications of other independent schools. This notification date is generally earlier than the public school notification schedule.

 

ADMISSIONS TIMELINE (2018/19 SCHOOL YEAR)
Program Application Due Notification Emailed Response Due
Parent Child
Age 9 mo–3
Rolling Rolling Rolling
Nursery
Age 3–4
12/4/2017 2/7/2018 3/6/2018
Kindergarten
Age 4-6
& Grade 1
(Age 6 by June 1)
12/4/2017 2/9/2018 2/16/2018
Grades 2-8 12/4/2017 2/6/2018 2/27/2018