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Little Hearts Admissions Process

Our co-educational Early Childhood Program, Little Hearts, provides a strong social, emotional, and academic foundation. By incorporating the five Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education, our Program is the first exposure to a Sacred Heart education. We provide the building blocks for a lifetime of learning based on faith, intellect, service, community, and growth. 

Step 1 • Learn more about Stone Ridge

Let us know of your interest in Stone Ridge by completing an inquiry form. Doing so will ensure that you receive updates regarding Stone Ridge and our application process. Once completed, you will receive a username and password via email to begin your application. Current Stone Ridge families, Faculty/Staff, and families who have previously applied to Stone Ridge: please proceed to the Admissions portal and log in using your current Stone Ridge username and password.

Step 2 • Schedule a virtual event

Interactive Talk and Tour
Join us for a virtual talk and tour. While experiencing a virtual tour, a member of the admissions team will answer your questions in real time.  We are eager to connect with you and learn about your child and share our school with you.
Please contact Nancy Wiegand if interested.

Welcome Wednesdays for Preschool - Grade 4
Join us for an informal conversation on the first Wednesday of the month at 10 am beginning May 6, 2020.  We welcome prospective families to join members of the Lower School team, the Director of Finance and Operations, and parents to learn more about our curriculum, affordability and life in the Lower School.
Please contact Nancy Wiegand if interested.

Step 3 • Submit the application online
  • Planning for the 2020-21 school year is underway.  We encourage you to submit an application as soon as possible.
Step 4 • Submit a teacher recommendation (if applicable)
Step 5 • Schedule a virtual parent/child sit                  down

Once you have submitted an application, please contact Nancy Wiegand, Associate Director of Lower School Admissions, at or 301.657.4322 ex. 1625 to schedule your parent/child sit down. 

Step 6 • Admissions Decisions

Decisions will be posted on the Stone Ridge admissions portal within one week of a completed application.

Infants, Toddlers, & ECP2
  • Serving infants 3 months to 2 1/2-year olds
  • Classroom hours 7:20 am - 5:00 pm (4:00 pm on Fridays)
  • Program open from late August to June

For questions or to set up an interview or tour please contact:

Meghan Ellis
Infants, Toddlers, & ECP2 Program Director
301.657.4322 ext. 7002

Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, & Kindergarten
  • Serving children three years to Kindergarten age
  • Classroom hours 7:30 am - 3:00 pm, with aftercare available
  • School open from late August to June

For questions or to set up an interview or tour please contact:

Nancy Wiegand
Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, & Kindergarten
301.657.4322 ext. 1625