How to Apply

//How to Apply
How to Apply 2020-09-23T09:09:10-07:00

Now accepting applications

Welcome! Let’s get started! Click on the Start Application link below to begin the application process. We are here to support and guide you throughout the application and enrollment process. Please contact us at any time if you have questions.

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Have you already started an online application? Please click Continue Application to log in and complete your application or check the status of your application.

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Step by Step Guide:

1. Apply

Fill out our online application through our admission portal, available at charleswright.org/apply. The portal will prompt you to provide us with the following:

Demographic Information

Application Photo (optional)

Parent Application

Student Application (Grades 6-12) 

School Records

Teacher Recommendations

Once you have completed the application, submit the appropriate application fee online. 

Applicants for Preschool to Grade 5: $80 (includes assessment fee)

Applicants for Grades 6 to 12: $40

2. Assess

Preschool and Junior Kindergarten

Applicants for Preschool and Junior Kindergarten will have an assessment that is conducted virtually. Once you have completed the parent application and paid your application fee, call (253) 620-8373 or email us to make your appointment for an assessment.

Kindergarten to Grade 5

Applicants for Kindergarten to Grade 5 must have an assessment conducted in the Admission Office. Once you have completed the parent application and paid your application fee, call (253) 620-8373 or email us to make your appointment for an assessment. 

Grade 6 – 12

Visit iseetest.org to view information about the ISEE (including practice materials) or to schedule the ISEE at another testing site. Our ISEE school code is 481368. Please be sure to add this code to your ISEE registration after you select a testing date.

Although we do not administer the SSAT on our campus, we will accept SSAT scores. Our SSAT school code is 2304. Visit ssat.org for more information. With any questions about testing, please see below or email us here.

3. Visit

We are excited to welcome you and your student to campus for a tour!

In lieu of a shadow day, this important step in the admission process provides an opportunity to see our engaged and vibrant learning community and will allow us to get to know each other better. We look forward to the opportunity to have all your questions answered. If you need to schedule a virtual tour, call (253) 620-8373 or email us to schedule a time we can connect virtually. 

Tours typically take 60 minutes.

For grades 1-12, we normally require a shadow day where students spend the day attending classes. Shadow day visits have been suspended due to Covid-19.

Kindergarten

Grade 1 – 5

Grade 6 – 12

Assessment

Wechsler Preschool and Primary scale of Intelligence (WPPSI)

Weschler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC) Fifth Edition

Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE)

Date/Time

Tuesday and Friday
8 a.m. or 9 a.m.

Tuesday and Friday 8 a.m. and 9 a.m.

Varies: see https://iseeonline.erblearn.org/  for available test dates/times in your area

Length

45 minutes

1 hour

3 hours

Purpose

Understand the developmental progress of a 4 to 5 year old

Understand the cognitive skills of a 7 to 11 year old

Understand content-based knowledge relative to the student’s current grade

Type

One-on-One proctored assessment

One-on-One proctored assessment

Paper-based group assessment or individual online assessment on a case-by-case basis