Admission

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Applying for Admission

We are thrilled that you are exploring The Ellis School for your daughter!
The application is completed and submitted electronically through a family’s individual account in the admission platform of our online community, MyEllis. Within their individual account, a family can complete and submit the online application, track their admission progress, register for admission events, register for a Student Visit Day, communicate with admission counselors, request teacher recommendations and school records from schools, and more.

Have We Met Yet?

You're excited to begin your daughter's application process—and we're excited to get to know her! Before you start your application, be sure to fill out the inquiry form below so that we have some basic information from you. Once you've completed this form, you'll receive an email outlining your next steps.

Are you ready to start or have you already started your application? Great! Review the checklists below to ensure that you have all of the necessary materials ready. Then, click the apply button to create your account or log back into our admission platform. Don't worry! If you do not finish the application in one sitting, you are able to come back at a later date to complete the process.

Application Checklists

Pre-kindergarten

  • Schedule a parent tour of campus
  • Schedule a parent meeting with the Lower School Head
  • Submit online admission application
  • Schedule Pre-kindergarten classroom visit
  • Schedule readiness assessment (for applicants turning 4 before September 15)
  • Request teacher recommendation from current program (if applicable)

Kindergarten

Grades 1–4

Grades 5–12

The Ellis community pursues, supports, and embraces diversity of all kinds, recognizing the collective strength derived from our individual differences. The Ellis School does not discriminate on the basis of age, ethnicity, national origin, race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation in employment. We do not discriminate in student recruitment, admissions, financial aid, or any other aspect of the School’s program, except on the basis of age and sex in fulfillment of the School’s mission as a pre-kindergarten through grade 12 all girls school.