Application Process

checklist step1 The first step in applying to Wise School is to return the application with the application fee of $150 to the Office of Admission. This should be submitted as soon as possible. The Office of Admission will then schedule a student screening, a parent interview and tour. Families will be notified of these dates and times via email. Parents are asked to confirm their appointments by contacting Beth Behar, Director of Admission, at BBehar@WiseElementary.org or 310.889.2275.

checklist step2 Applicants and their families will be given a date and time in January, February or March for an interview and screening. While the applicant is being screened by one of our teachers, parents will meet one-on-one with a member of our administration. Each interview will be followed by a private tour of our campus. Please allot one to two hours for your visit to Wise School.

checklist step3 Consideration for admission is based upon a number of factors which include the application, the student screening, parent interview, standardized test scores, transcripts and recommendations. Therefore, all applicants to Wise School must submit the following to the Office of Admission: Transcripts including most recent grades, Administrator Recommendation, Teacher Recommendation, and Standardized Test Scores (for Grades 3-6).

checklist step4 Applicants to Grades 5 and 6 are required to take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE).

checklist step5 Decision letters will be mailed on March 14, 2014. Enrollment contracts are due by March 24, 2014.
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