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Middle School (6-8)

Middle School: 6-8 Grades Admissions Checklist:


To sign up for a family tour click here, call 212-784-1234 or email Iris Klein

Online Application

Heschel uses the services of Ravenna to facilitate our online application. Click here to submit your online application. The application deadline is December 6, 2019.

For technical assistance with the application forms, please email the Admissions Office. (

School Reports

School reports from current schools are required to complete the application. An official transcript should be sent directly from the applicant’s school by January 15, 2020.

Submit Test Scores

All applicants to the Middle school are required to take the ISEE admissions test. To schedule a test date, contact the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) office at (212) 672-9800 or visit their website ERB Learn. Scores need to be submitted by January 151, 2020.

Parent Questionnaire

Filling your 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 application your family will be contacted by the Admissions Office to schedule a visit for your child as well as a parent interview.

Teacher Recommendation

Please Send the Teacher Recommendation Form (available online) to your child’s current teacher. This form should be completed by January 15, 2020.

Financial Aid (if applicable)

Please visit our financial aid page for information about applying for aid. Deadline to complete your financial aid application is December 2, 2019.

Notification Date:

6-8 Grades: Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Notification of acceptance complies with the guidelines established by the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY).

Students must be fully immunized based on the New York State Requirements.