Lower School (1-5)
Lower School: Grades 1-5 Admissions Checklist:
Once you have visited the school, you can begin your application. Heschel uses the services of Ravenna to facilitate our online application.
Click here to submit your online application. The application deadline is December 3, 2018.
For technical assistance with the application, please email the Admissions Office at email@example.com
The Parent Questionnaire allows Heschel's Admissions team to better understand your child. Please submit this form before you come for your parent interview.
Student Visit and Parent Interview
After you complete your preliminary application you will be contacted by the Admissions Office to schedule a school visit for your child as well as a parent interview for you.
School reports from current schools, including the most recent report card, are required to complete the application. An official transcript should be sent directly from the applicant’s school by January 11, 2019.
Submit Test Scores
All applicants to the lower school will require the results of testing by the Educational Records Bureau (ERB). To schedule a test date, contact the ERB office at (212) 672-9800 or visit their website ERB Learn. To find out which test your child should take, call the Admissions Office. Scores should be submitted by January 11, 2019.
On the online application, “delegate” the teacher recommendation form to your child’s teacher by entering their email address and pressing the “submit” button. The form will be emailed directly to the teacher, and he/she will return it directly to Heschel. This form should be completed by January 11, 2019.
Financial Aid (if applicable)
Please visit our financial aid page for information about applying for aid. The deadline to complete your financial aid application is December 3, 2018.
Grades 1-5: Tuesday, February 5, 2019
These dates are in accordance with guidelines set by the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY).
Students must be fully immunized based on the New York State Requirements.