Admission Procedures: Grade 4-8

Applications received after January 16th, 2019 are considered late applications. Click here for late applicant procedures. The application deadlines is January 16th, 2019. We ask that you file your application with consideration for the time required to test and interview your daughter, as well as to receive her records and recommendation forms. The Admission Committee strongly recommends that you apply early to ensure sufficient time to complete the student’s file. Candidates who file applications after January 7, 2019 cannot be guaranteed an interview.

The following items are required before the Admission Committee can consider an applicant’s file complete:

  • Application Form: Online application form and fee of $125. 

  • Academic Records including Standardized Test Scores and Teacher Recommendations: Carrollton requires three recommendations (Principal, Math and English Teacher recommendations) and records for the past 4 years your daughter has been in school which must be submitted electronically by the student’s current school, however, the parents are responsible for requesting the recommendations through School Recs.  The recommendations and records must be requested online.  You will need the recommender's first and last name, as well as their email addresses for recommendation submission.

  • Grade 6, 7 and 8 Student Writing Sample: Please have the applicant submit the student writing sample before her interview.  Please click here for the form: Student Writing Sample

Entrance Examination

  • Grade​ ​4&5:​ The Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) is required for students applying to Grades 4 &5. To register for the ISEE please log onto www.iseetest.org. The ISEE is proctored at Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart on Saturday, December 8th and Saturday, February 2nd. Please select Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart to receive the report. (Our school code is 101047.)
    • Saturday, December 8, 2018 (Grades 4-8)*
    • Saturday, February 2, 2019 (Grades 4-8)*

*In order to sit for the entrance exam the application form and fee must be submitted.

  • Grade​ ​6,​ ​7​ ​&​ ​8:​ Carrollton will accept The Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) and/or the Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT).
    • To register for the ISEE please log onto www.iseetest.org. The ISEE is proctored at Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart on Saturday, December 8th and Saturday, February 2nd. Please select Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart to receive the report. (Our school code is 101047.)
      • Saturday, December 8, 2018 (Grades 4-11)*
      • Saturday, February 2, 2019 (Grades 4-11)*
    • To register for the SSAT please log onto www.ssat.org

*In order to sit for the entrance exam the application form and fee must be submitted.

Interviews

Admission Interview: Upon receipt of your application and fee we will schedule the parent interview (both parents) with the Director of Admission and/or the Director of the school they are applying to.

  • Grades 4 & 5: All interviews are for both parents only.
  • Grades 6 - 8: All Interviews are for both parents and applicant.
 

Decisions

All decisions will be emailed by the first week of March. Under no circumstances will decisions be given over the phone.
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