Dates & Deadlines

Important deadlines for admissions and acceptance to WCS.

Personal Tour

Schedule a personal tour of our school. Call ahead for an appointment: 713-551-8100.

Wildcat Wednesday Morning Tours

8:40 a.m. – Tours for Prospective Families
9:15 a.m. – Q&A Session with Administrators

  • October 5, 2016
  • November 2, 2016
  • December 7, 2016
  • January 4, 2017
  • February 1, 2017
  • March 1, 2017
  • April 5, 2017

Online Application

We begin accepting online applications for the 2017-2018 academic year on October 15, 2016.

Application/Records Deadline:

(For first round of admissions for 2017-2018 academic year **)

Friday, February 24, 2017

**Note to applicants: File must be complete, including testing results and Interview.
(Applications and records received after 2/24/17 will be considered as spaces become available.)

Admission Committee Decisions Mailed:

On or before Friday, March 10, 2017

Admissions Testing Dates and Guidelines

Pre-K3 – 1st Grade: Gesell Developmental Observation; Readiness Test (for Kindergarten); Achievement Testing (Math & Reading) (for 1st Grade)
Individual student appointments, which include a classroom visit, testing, and a meeting with the Principal, begin in January following submission of Online Application. Cost for testing is included in Online Application Fee. Parent-Principal Interview to be scheduled on a later date.

2nd – 4th Grade:   Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE); Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT)
Individual appointments beginning in January following submission of Online Application. The cost for ISEE is $105, payable to ISEE. Contact the Admissions Office for additional information. The cost for the OLSAT is included in the Online Application Fee. Parent-Principal Interview to be scheduled on a later date.

5th – 12th Grade:   Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE); Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT)
Cost for ISEE is $105, payable to ISEE. Cost for OLSAT is included in Online Application Fee. Register for ISEE at www.iseetest.org. The WCS test site code is 443459. Call WCS to make appointment for OLSAT (45-minute test) or schedule it during your student shadow visit.

ISEE Test Dates at WCS December 3, 2016 January 21, 2017 March 4, 2017 April 22, 2017
ISEE Reservation Deadline November 12, 2016 December 31, 2016 February 11, 2017 April 1, 2017
**Register online at www.iseetest.org. The WCS test site code is 443459. Parents are responsible for all registration and payment to the ISEE organization.

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