Students applying for grades 9-12 are required to take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). RPCS has ISEE testing on Saturday, November 21, 2020 or Saturday, January 9, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 12 pm. To register for the ISEE testing, click here.
If the RPCS testing dates are inconvenient for you, you may sign up for testing at another school, a Prometric center, or ISEE at Home. Please be sure to add RPCS’s ISEE school code 210180 for us to receive the scores.
RPCS will need to receive ISEE scores on or before January 15, 2021.
Submit the Common School Referral Forms to your daughter’s current school to be completed by her teachers and emailed or mailed directly to the RPCS Admissions Office. We require Common School Referral Forms from her English and math teachers.
Please complete after November 13, 2020 but before January 15, 2021.
New incoming ninth grade candidates: To apply for the Janet Bauer Hartman Merit Scholarship, please complete the application and short answers, in addition to the RPCS admissions application. If you are not awarded the Janet Bauer Hartman, 1968 Upper School Merit Scholarship, you will automatically be considered for the Head of School and Board of Trustees Merit Scholarships.
New Upper School candidates: To apply for the Head of School Scholarship, please complete the application and reflective questions in addition to the RPCS admissions application.
Please keep in mind the following criteria for consideration for our Merit Scholarships:
Average stanine of 7 on the ISEE
High academic performance as demonstrated in the current school transcript
Strong common referral forms from math and English teachers
Due to overwhelming interest, if your daughter does not meet these baseline academic requirements, it is highly unlikely that she will be considered for a merit award.
The most competitive merit scholarship candidates will be exceptional individuals possessing: