We look forward to meeting your child and introducing your family to our school and community! Upon submission of your online application through our Ravenna hub this spring, our Admissions Assistant, Susan Bonet, will contact you to schedule online appointments utilizing Skype, Facetime, or Zoom meeting for the Family/Parent Interview and the Child Interview listed below.
Early Childhood (ages 2.0 – 4.11 years)
Young Beginners (ages 2.0 -2.5 years)
Young Beginner applicants and their parents meet with an admissions officer for approximately 45 minutes. The family interview is an opportunity for applicants to play with age-appropriate materials while their parents discuss our program and community with our staff.
Beginners, and Early Program (ages 2.6 through 4.11)
Beginners and Early Program applicant parents meet with an Admissions Officer for approximately 45 minutes at a separate time from their child's group interview. The parent interview is an opportunity for parents to discuss their child, what they’re looking for in a school, as well as ask specific questions about our program.
Beginners and Early Program (ages 2.6 through 4.11 years)
Children applying to Beginners or Early Program participate in a group interview with a small number of children for thirty to forty minutes. These playgroups are held on Saturdays and weekdays in November, December and January.
Kindergarten through Grade 5 (ages 5.0 and up)
Kindergarten and Elementary
For parents of Kindergarten and Elementary applicants, the parent interview, a meeting with our Head of School, Matthew Stuart, and the school tour will take place during the same appointment. This visit provides an opportunity for parents to discuss their child, what they’re looking for in a school, ask specific questions about our program, and see the students and teachers working together in the classrooms.
Kindergarten (age 5.0 years by Sept. 1)
Children applying to Kindergarten participate in an hour-long group interview involving ten to twelve children. Parents will meet with the Director of Admissions and a current Caedmon parent for a question and answer session. These interviews are held on Saturdays in November and December and on weekday afternoons in January, as needed.
First through Fifth Grade
Children applying to First through Fifth grades participate in a classroom visit during a school day in the grade to which they are applying. They will meet one-to-one with one of our teachers and have time with the class. These interviews take place in November, December, and January, as needed.