Laurel School accepts applications for our Middle School (Grades 5–8) throughout the year.
The below checklist outlines the application requirements.All items must be completed before the Admissions Committee will review your application.
We will work with you every step of the way to make the application process a positive and comfortable experience for your family. Please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office at 216-464-0946 or Admissions@LaurelSchool.org with any questions.
January 29, 2021
Admission application and Financial Assistance application deadline
February 12, 2021
Notification of Admission and Financial Assistance
Application (complete online through the above link)
$40 non-refundable application fee
Parent/guardian questionnaire (complete online through the above link or print the pdf version)
Student questionnaire (complete online through the above link or print the pdf version)
Teacher evaluation to be completed by a math teacher (complete online through the above link or print the pdf version)
Teacher evaluation to be completed by an English teacher (complete online through the above link or print the pdf version)
Records from candidate’s current school (complete online through the above link or print the pdf version)
Student and Parent Visit
The best way to learn more about Laurel is by scheduling a visit. Find out how on our Visiting Laurel page. An interview is part of the student visit.
Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE)
ISEE tests are offered in the fall, winter and spring. Students may test at any of the locations. The location options and more information on ISEE testing may be found through their parent website: www.erblearn.org. Laurel School’s ISEE code is 361305.
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Parents of accepted students are invited to meet Head of School Ann V. Klotz, administrators, members of the faculty and current Laurel parents while students have the option to revisit the school prior to making their decision.