Application Process

Middle School Process

Grades 6 - 8 Admissions Process

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  • 1. Complete an Application

    Submit an online application. There is a $60 application fee. The application deadline is December 14, 2018.
  • 2. Make An Appointment to Visit RPCS

    All applicants to Grades 6-8 are invited to a Student Visiting Day where they will attend classes with an RPCS student hostess and meet other students, teachers and the Middle School Division Head.  Each student will have an informal interview with a member of the Admissions Committee.

    Parents have an option to stay on the morning of their daughter’s Visiting Day for a Parent Information Session with the Head of School and Division Head.
  • 3. Schedule Admissions Testing

    Students applying for Grades 6 through 8 take the Independent School Entrance Examination (ISEE) test.  RPCS has ISEE testing on Saturday, November 17, 2018 or Saturday, January 5, 2019. To register for the ISEE testing, click here. If students are unable to test at RPCS on the dates above, they are able to take the ISEE at other area independent schools. Those dates can be obtained online or by calling 800-446-0320. Parents should request that the ISEE results be sent to RPCS.
  • 4. Request Common School Referral Forms

    Submit the Common School Referral Forms to your daughter's current school, to be completed by her teachers and mailed directly to the RPCS Admission Office:

    • One Current English teacher 
    • One Current math teacher 
  • 5. Request School Transcript

    Submit an Authorization Form to your daughter's current school for the release of school records/ transcripts.  The forms are to be sent to RPCS directly from her current school.

2018-2019 Important Dates

October 14        Middle and Upper Schools Fall Open House 
December 14    Application Deadline
January 2          Financial Aid Application Deadline
February 22      Notification Date
March 1             Lower School Re-Visit Day (Grades 2-5)
March 5             Middle School Re-Visit Day
March 6             Upper School Re-Visit Day
April 23             Spring Open House 

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