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Contact the Admissions Office at 914-925-4513 or admissions@ryecountryday.org.

Please note: the application deadline for 2020-21 has passed. We are no longer accepting new applications for our Lower School (Pre-K through Grade 4). If you are interested in a second round application (for Grades 5-12), please call the Admissions Office.

Comprehensive Admissions Timeline

Important Dates

Tours & Interviews
Scheduled September - January

Shadow Days
Scheduled October - January

Lower School & Middle School Open House
October 6, 2019 at 1 p.m.
Dunn Performing Arts Center

Middle & Upper School Open House
October 20, 2019 - 1 p.m.
Dunn Performing Arts Center

Application Deadline
December 15

RCDS Grades 3 & 4 Admissions Test
December 7 (Snow date - December 14)
January 11 (Snow date - January 25)

Application for Financial Aid Deadline
December 15

Admissions Testing Appointments - Lower School
Scheduled December - February

Reflections on RCDS Panel
Wednesday, January 8

Admissions Testing - Grades 5+
Take the ISEE or SSAT by January 12

All Application Components Due - Student and Parent Questionnaires, Transcripts, Recommendations, Etc.
January 10

Admission Decision Notification
Friday, February 7

Upper School Revisit Days
Thursday, February 13 and Wednesday, February 19

Accepted Students' Night (incoming Grades 5-12)
Thursday, February 20

Enrollment Deadline for Newly Accepted Students
Wednesday, March 11

Admissions Process

Online Application

The online application will open on September 1, 2018. In the meantime, please register for an upcoming open house.