Admission Process

  • Applications are accepted online beginning in August of the year prior to desired enrollment. Pre-K applicants must be 4 years old and Kindergarten applicants must be 5 years old by September 1 of their entering year. Please contact Abeni Bias, Director of Admission for more information.


    Step 1: Schedule a Visit
    Our fall Open Houses include an opportunity to tour the School, interact with our faculty and administrators, and meet current Echo Horizon parents and students. Attendance is by reservation only. Please click here to make a reservation. 

     

    Step 2: Application

    Applications for the 2018-2019 academic year are now available. Please click here for an application.

    The 2017-2018 application deadline has passed. Please call the Admission Office for late application consideration. 

    The application fee is $150 and is payable by credit card online.

     

    Step 3: Financial Aid

    To apply for financial aid, please download and complete the supplemental forms in addition to the FAST online questions. Click the FAST button below to get started.

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    Step 4: Forms

    All Evaluation forms and Record Release Request forms are available online. The deadline to submit all forms for the 2018-2019 school year is January 22, 2018.

     

    Pre-K and Kindergarten: Please give the Preschool Evaluation form to your child's preschool teacher. Your child's preschool teacher must send the completed form directly to Echo Horizon School. Click here for this form.

     

    Grades 1-6: Please give the Teacher Evaluation form to your child's current elementary school teacher. Your child's elementary school teacher must send the completed form directly to Echo Horizon School. Click here for this form.

     

    Records Release Request: Please provide the completed Records Release Request form to the office of your child's current school. Your child's school will send transcripts and report cards directly to Echo Horizon School. Click here for this form.

     

    Step 5: Interview

    Once your child's application is received, a member of our Admission Committee will contact you to schedule a parent interview with our Admission Director, Abeni Bias.


    Step 6: Assessment and Visit 

    Pre-K/Kindergarten: A member of our Admission Committee will contact you to schedule an assessment of your child at our School. Your child will come for an assessment with you. We will schedule the assessment after the parent interview. Following your child's assessment, your child will be invited to return to our School for a play date with other applicants.

     

    Grades 1-6: After your parent interview, a member of our Admission Committee will contact you to schedule an appointment for your child to spend time in a classroom in their current grade. An assessment will also be completed during their visit.


    Step 7: Notification

    Admission decisions are based on a child's potential to succeed at Echo Horizon School. Additionally, we consider the School's desire to achieve diversity and the parents' support and commitment to our School's philosophy. Preference is given to siblings. Notification letters will be mailed on March 16, 2018.