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Tour & Open House
Early Childhood through Middle School (3 years through 8th grade):
Fill out our Tour & Open House Form to schedule a visit.
Application for Admission
Online Applications for Admission now available:
Early Childhood through Middle School (3 years through 8th grade)
We are accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications will be processed right after Labor Day. To inquire about select spaces for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact Ms. Shera Silver.
Submit the completed application form, a family photograph, and the application fee of $75. Please note, the application fee is reduced to $15 for families applying for financial aid (kindergarten through 8th grade).
Toddler Program (Ages 1-3, three mornings per week)
Toddler applications will be accepted until spaces are filled. Submit the completed application form, a family photograph, and the application fee of $25.
Director of Admissions
Sign and send the Records Release form to your child’s current school, if applicable.
Teacher Recommendation Forms
Register for Admission Testing
Testing is not required for early childhood - grade 2. Please call the ERB, (212) 672-9800 or visit www.erblearn.org, to arrange for testing for Grades 3 and above.
The Studio School is committed to attracting and admitting an economically diverse student body. Financial aid is offered to families with children applying to kindergarten and above, based on financial need and availability of funds.
Please read our Financial Aid FAQs here.
Right after Labor Day, we will call to arrange the following interviews:
Family or Parent Interview
We will schedule a family interview, for applicants to our Toddler Program, or a parent interview, for applicants to our Early Childhood through Middle School Programs.
Applicants to our Early Childhood program come for a small group visit and work with fun and interesting materials presented by our teachers. We ask that one parent accompany their child.
Applicants to our elementary and middle school (1st through 8th grades) visit our classrooms, and work on a variety of creative activites that inspire thinking.
You will receive notification according to the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY) schedule listed below. To receive notification, all files for applicants must be complete.
Age or Entering Grade3 – 4 year oldsKindergartenGrades 1–8
Notification DatesFriday, Feb. 15, 2019Friday, Feb. 8, 2019Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019Parent Reply Deadline
not later than noon on:Friday, Feb. 22, 2019Friday, Feb. 15, 2019Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019
Early notification dates for sibling and legacy applicants:
Age or Entering Grade3 – 4 year oldsKindergarten/Grade 1
Notification DatesMonday, Dec. 3, 2018Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018Parent Reply Deadline
not later than noon on:Friday, Jan. 25, 2019Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019