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.

Fall 2019 birthday ranges

Families interested in:


Applicants must be three by September 1, 2019. The birthday range for pre-kindergarten applicants is late summer of 2015 to August 31, 2016.

Please note that Tuition Assistance is not available for Pre-Kindergarten. 


Applicants must be four (4) by September 1, 2019 to apply to kindergarten. The birthday range for kindergarten applicants is late summer 2014 to August 31, 2015.


Ages can vary in prep-one, but the majority of children will have birthdays from May 2014 to December 2014. Children must currently be in a kindergarten program in order to apply to prep-one.

First Grade

Applicants must be five by September 1, 2019 to apply to first grade. The birthday range for first grade applicants is late summer 2013 to August 31, 2014.

The following information is designed to help you through the admissions process. Please use this as a guide, but always feel free to call our office at 410.323.7169 if you have any questions.

Steps to Apply

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 the Admissions staff.