Apply: Lower School
Grades Pre-Kindergarten Through Five
The main Lower School entry points are at pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, prep-one, and first grades. Openings in grades two through five are limited, but applications are welcome since unexpected openings may occur.
Birthday Ranges for 2023-2024 Applicants
Families interested in:
Applicants must turn three by September 1, 2022, to apply to pre-kindergarten. The appropriate birthday range for pre-kindergarten applicants is late summer/fall of 2018 to August 31, 2019.
Please note that Tuition Assistance is not available for pre-kindergarten.
Applicants must turn four by September 1, 2022, to apply to kindergarten. The appropriate birthday range for kindergarten applicants is late summer/fall of 2017 to August 31, 2018.
Applicants must be five by September 1, 2022, to apply to first grade. The appropriate birthday range for first grade applicants is late summer/fall of 2016 to August 31, 2017.
- ATTEND A PARENT VISITING DAY
- SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION BY WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2022
- Give the Record Release and Common Referral Forms to Your Son's Current School
- Complete Your Parent Meeting
- Bring Your Son to Gilman for his Assessment
- COMPLETE A TUITION ASSISTANCE APPLICATION BY WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2022 (IF APPLICABLE)
- RECEIVE AN APPLICATION DECISION ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2023
- RETURN YOUR ENROLLMENT CONTRACT BY FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2023
Have Questions? Contact Our Admissions Team!
Should you have any questions, or if you would like assistance in filling out any of the admission-related forms, please do not hesitate to contact us.