Upper School

Preparation for the demands of college and beyond. Advanced courses combined with opportunities for independent research empower students to dive deeply into their passions.

Admissions Timeline

After Sept. 15          Accepting applications for all grade levels

Monday, Feb. 15     Application deadline for 1st round decisions

Monday, Mar. 1       First round admission decisions

Monday, Mar. 15     Second round admissions decisions

Apr. through Aug.   Rolling admissions where space is available

Upper 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)

Part Two

  • Submit the Parent Authorization Form
  • Submit the Parent Questionnaire
  • Submit the Student Questionnaire
  • Submit contact information for your child's most recent math teacher, English teacher, and any third teacher/coach/counselor. This recommendation is most effective when the teacher has known your child for a minimum of three months. An automated email will be generated to each teacher with a link to complete the appropriate recommendation form online. Please wait until after Nov. 1 to submit the teacher recommendation request.
  • Submit the Transcript Request Form
  • Scan and email a copy of your child's most recent progress report or report card using the link at the top right of this page.

Part Three

Register for a test date and schedule a virtual visit by calling 614-324-1564 or emailing admissions@wellington.org. The application and authorization forms must be received prior to the test and visit date. Admissions tests for grades 5 – 12 will be offered through in-person, individual appointments at this time. 

In lieu of a campus visit, Wellington will be recording your child during the screening and/or student interview.  The video will be held confidentially and for the admissions process only. Registration to the virtual event acknowledges your acceptance of this process.