Lower School

Our program for Little Jags through grade 4 encourages our students to actively participate in their own education by developing early the varied skills and open minds that will lead to a love of lifelong learning.

Admissions Timeline

After Sept. 1            Accepting applications for all grade levels

Monday, Feb. 17     Application deadline for 1st round decisions

Friday, Feb. 28        First round admission decisions

Friday, Mar. 13        Second round admissions decisions

Apr. through Aug.   Rolling admissions where space is available

Lower school student admissions process

Part One

  • Complete the Online Application
  • Upload a photo of your child
  • Pay your $75 application fee online (includes testing fee)
  • Email  Parent Authorization Form
  • Email  Parent Questionnaire 

...or mail the paper application, forms, photo, and payment to:


3650 Reed Road

Columbus, Ohio 43220

Attention: Admissions Office

Part Two

  • Ask your child’s most recent teacher or school director to complete the Teacher Recommendation Form and return it to the Admissions Office. This recommendation is most effective when the teacher has known your child for a minimum of three months.
  • Please complete the Transcript Request Form (if applicable), and forward it to your child’s current school.

Part Three

Call the Admissions Office at 614-324-1564 to schedule a test date and student visit for your child. The application and authorization forms must be received by Admissions prior to the screening and visit date.