Apply to Stone Ridge

Little Hearts Admissions Process
(Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, & Kindergarten)

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 visit

Interactive Tour
Join a member of our admissions team for an interactive tour of our Little Hearts program. While experiencing a virtual tour, we will answer your questions in real time. Our team is eager to connect with you and learn about your child and share our school with you. Please contact Nancy Wiegand if interested.

Prospective Gator Gatherings
Join Head of School Catherine Ronan Karrels '86, Lower School Head Sandy Gillespie, and a current parent for an on-campus, small group gathering about our mission and program.  Following the presentations, weather-permitting, guests will be invited to take a walking tour of our beautiful campus grounds with a member of the admissions team. 

  • Thursday, October 22 at 11:00

  • Wednesday, November 11 at 10:00

    RSVP Required

Step 3 • Submit the application online
  • Applications and all supporting materials are due by Friday, January 22, 2021.
Step 4 • Submit a transcript (if applicable)
Step 5 • Submit a teacher recommendation (if applicable)
Step 6 • Schedule a virtual parent/child sit-down

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

Step 7 • Admissions Decisions

Decisions will be posted on the Stone Ridge admissions portal on Friday, March 5 after 4:00 pm.

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