How to Apply

Applying to Crescent School is easy. Everything is online - from our application form to information on tuition, fees and financial aid.
How to Apply

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in Crescent School. Below you will find what you need to successfully apply to our school.
The application period for the 2018/2019 school year will begin on September 1, 2017. The deadline to apply is December 1, 2017. The application fee schedule is as follows:

$200 until October 31, 2017
$250 from November 1 to December 1, 2017
$300 for Late Application (after December 2, 2017)
Late applications will be considered after the February 23 Offer Day.

If this is your first time applying online, click New User registration to create an account. We recommend that you use your e-mail address as your User Name (i.e.

List of 5 items.

  • Step 1:

    Complete the online application. Your application will automatically save so you may exit and return to it at any time. A confirmation webpage will appear after your application is submitted. You will also receive a confirmation email.
  • Step 2:

    The following materials must be uploaded through the online application system
     by December 1, 2017.

    • Final/June 2016 and 2017 report cards plus most recent from current year
    • Passport or Birth Certificate
    • A recent headshot of the applicant
    • Teacher Reference Form
  • Step 3:

    All applicants to Grade 7 and above may apply for needs-based Finanical Aid.  Please apply online at by Monday, January 15, 2018.
  • Step 4:

    All boys applying to Grades 8, 10 and 11 must write the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT). The deadline for writing the test is January 14, 2018. (The test can be written at Crescent School on Saturday, December 2, 2017.) Register online at and use the Crescent School test code #2667.

    All boys applying to Grades 3-7 must attend an assessment morning at Crescent School on Saturday, January 20, 2018.

    Applicants to Grade 9 must attend an assessment morning on Saturday, January 13, 2018. The assessment includes a written test as well as individual seat work and group work activities in the classroom and gymnasium. A snack (nut-free) is provided. Applicants are encouraged to wear athletic footwear and comfortable clothing.
  • Step 5:

    Applicants to grades 3, 5, 7 and 9 are required to book an interview. Once you have completed the online application and have submitted your application fee, you will find the link to book an interview in your Application Checklist.

    Applicants to grades 4, 6, 8, 10 and 11 may be invited to book an interview.

    If you are not able to visit Crescent School in person, please contact to arrange a SKYPE interview.

Open House Dates

Open House events are held each October and November.

Fall 2017 Open House events (9:30 - 11:30 am):

Thursday, October 26, 2017
 - Middle & Upper School

Friday, October 27, 2017
 - Lower School

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
 - Lower School

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
 - Middle & Upper School

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