Admission FAQ

Admission FAQ

No. In cases of similarly strong applicants, a connection like that can be given some degree of consideration by the…
Click here for the process. A small, confidential Scholarship Committee will make awards to those families that qualify (as determined…
No. We make our admission decision without regard to a family’s financial circumstances. It is our aim to provide tuition…
No. PDS makes its admission decisions not based on connections or who families might or might not know, but based…
The Admission Committee makes the decision. The committee is composed of 10-12 teachers, administrators and learning specialists. The school does…
Occasionally the school retests or does additional testing on an applicant. It will do so to help resolve an inconsistent…
While not showing you the actual test, our Director of Admission will discuss your son’s results if you wish.  Files…
Call or email Rachel Bishop, Director of Admission, to reschedule.
Make sure he gets a good night’s sleep and eats a good breakfast that morning. Be low key about the…
PDS does not release the name of the tests it uses for its Early Childhood applicants, but the school carefully…