Application Process and Forms

Thank you for your interest in The Country School.  The following information will assist you with the application process for each division. Please feel free to call the Admissions Office if you have any questions.

 

Preschool Application Process

Step 1: Schedule a Tour

Preschool tours are conducted every Tuesday morning from 10:00 am – 11:00 am. To schedule a tour (parents only please), contact the Admissions Office at (818) 769-2511.

Step 2: Complete an Application

Complete and submit an application along with a picture of your child and a non-refundable $150.00 application fee.

Preschool Application

Step 3: Submit Recommendation Forms to Current Preschool

If your child is applying for Pre-Kindergarten and has attended another school, please submit the following forms to you child’s current preschool for completion:

Confidential Teacher Recommendation PK-K

Confidential Administrator Recommendation


Elementary School Application Process

Step 1: Schedule a Tour

Individual or small group tours can be scheduled at your convenience through the Admissions Office by contacting (818) 769-2511.

Step 2: Complete an Application

Complete and submit an application along with a picture of your child and a non-refundable $150 application fee

Application deadline is January 20th, 2017 for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Kindergarten - Grade 8 Application

Step 3: Submit Recommendation Forms to Current School

The following forms should be submitted to your child's current school:

Confidential Teacher Recommendation PK-K

Confidential Teacher Recommendation 1-5

Confidential Administrator Recommendation

Request for Student Records

Once these forms have been completed, they will be mailed directly to The Country School.  All forms are due no later than February 1, 2017.

Step 4: Schedule a Visit for your child

All applicants for Kindergarten will be observed at their Preschool.  Dates will be scheduled in January and the observations will take place mid-January and February.

All applicants for Grades 1-5 will be scheduled for ½ day classroom visit. Students will spend time with their current grade-level peers.  During this time, students will be included in regular classroom activities and will also be assessed in language arts and math.


Middle School Application Process

Step 1: Schedule a Tour

Individual or small group tours can be scheduled at your convenience through the Admissions Office by contacting (818) 769-2511.

Step 2: Complete an Application

Complete and submit an application along with a picture of your child and a non-refundable $150 application fee

Application deadline is January 20th, 2017 for the 2017-2018 School Year.

Kindergarten - Grade 8 Application

Step 3: Submit Recommendation Forms To Current School

The following forms should be submitted for completion to your child’s current school:

Confidential English Teacher Recommendation Grades 6-8

Confidential Math Teacher Recommendation Grades 6-8

Confidential Administrative Recommendation Grades 6-8

Confidential Transcript Request Grades 6-8

Once these forms have been completed, they will be mailed directly to The Country School.  All forms are due no later than February 1, 2017.

Step 4: Schedule a visit for your child

All applicants for Grades 6-8 will be scheduled for a visit that includes as assessment in language arts and math, an interview and a campus tour. During this time, a parent interview will also be conducted. This session generally takes about an hour.