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 4, 2017
  • November 1, 2017
  • December 6, 2017
  • January 10, 2018*
    *Second Wednesday, due to Holiday Break
  • February 7, 2018
  • March 7, 2018
  • April 4, 2018

Online Application

We begin accepting online applications for the 2018-2019 academic year on Monday, October 16, 2017.

Application/Records Deadline:

(For first round of admissions for 2018-2019 academic year **)

Friday, February 23, 2018

**Note to applicants: File must be complete, including testing results and interview.
(Applications and records received after 2/23/18 will be considered as spaces become available.)

Admission Committee Decisions Mailed:

On or before Friday, March 9, 2018

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 and required records. 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 student appointments begin in January following submission of Online Application and required records. The cost for ISEE is $110, payable to ISEE. Contact the Admissions Office to make an appointment for taking the ISEE. Visit www.iseetest.org for more information about the test. The cost for the OLSAT is included in the 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 $110, 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.

**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.

ISEE Test Dates at WCS
December 2, 2017
January 20, 2018
February 17, 2018
April 21, 2018

ISEE Reservation Deadline
November 11, 2017
December 30, 2017
January 27, 2018
March 31, 2018

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