Apply to Stone Ridge

Lower School Admissions Process

Step 1 • Learn more about Stone Ridge

Let us know of your interest in Stone Ridge by completing our inquiry form. Doing so will ensure that you receive updates regarding Stone Ridge and our application process. You will receive a username and password via email to begin your application. If you have previously applied to Stone Ridge, go to the admissions portal and log in using your current SR username and password.

Step 2 • Visit Us

In-person Tour
Join a member of our admissions team for an in-person tour of our Lower School. Our team is eager to connect with you and learn about your child and share our school with you. While experiencing a tour, we will answer all your questions. Please contact Nancy Wiegand if interested in a tour.

Step 3 • Submit the application online
  • An application and all supporting materials must be submitted for a file to be considered complete. The deadline is Friday, January 20, 2023.
Step 4 • Submit transcript
Step 5 • Submit teacher recommendations

Recommendations can be sent to

Step 6 • Schedule a parent interview 

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

Step 7 • Schedule a Discovery Day

A Stone Ridge Lower School Discovery Day provides prospective children the opportunity to visit a Lower School classroom, meet faculty, participate in an appropriate developmental assessment screening, participate in activities and visit the playground time (weather permitting) while parents will have the opportunity to meet with Sandy Gillespie, Head of Lower School. Once you have submitted your application, please contact Nancy Wiegand, Associate Director of Lower School Admissions, to schedule a one of the Discovery Day dates below for your child's visit. 

Discovery Dates
Dates coming soon.

Step 8 • Admissions Decisions

A decision will be posted on the Stone Ridge admissions portal on Friday, March 3, 2023 after 4:00 pm. 



Nancy Wiegand
Associate Director of Lower School Admissions
301.657.4322 ext. 1625

Need Assistance?

Our Admission team is here to help you through the application process. Meet our team and contact us. We are always happy to help.