Apply to Stone Ridge
Middle 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 • Attend an Open House/schedule a tour
Middle School Open House (Grades 5-8)
Monday, November 11, 2019
Meet in Hamilton House
Lower and Middle School Open House (Preschool-Grade 8)
Friday, January 10, 2020
Meet in Hamilton House
If you are unable to attend an Open House, please contact Beth Gregory at 301.657.4322 ext. 1626 for a tour.
Step 3 • Submit the application online
- Deadline is January 25, 2020
Step 4 • Schedule Admissions assessments
- Student may take either the SSAT or ISEE
- Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT): Stone Ridge code 7494
- Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE): Stone Ridge code 210252
- For your convenience, the Middle and Upper Level SSAT will be administered at Stone Ridge on November 16, 2019.
Step 5 • Submit transcript
Step 6 • Submit teacher recommendations
Please have your child's teachers complete the appropriate forms and ask them to return the forms directly to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Grade 5: Two recommendations required; one each from current and previous year's homeroom teachers
Teacher Recommendation Form
- Grades 6-8: Two recommendations required
Math Teacher Recommendation Form
English Teacher Recommendation Form
Step 7 • Submit student questionnaire
Step 8 • Schedule a Discovery Day on campus
A Stone Ridge Discovery Day provides prospective students the opportunity to spend a morning visiting classes; meeting students, faculty and coaches; and touring our campus. Once you have submitted your application, please contact Beth Gregory, Associate Director of Middle School Admissions, at 301.657.4322 ext. 1626, to schedule a date for your child's visit.
Discovery Days for 2019-20 are:
- Thursday, January 23 - FULL
- Tuesday, January 28 - 6th Grade is FULL
- Friday, February 7
- Monday, February 10
Step 9 • Admissions decisions
Decisions will be posted on the Stone Ridge admissions portal on March 6, 2020 after 4:00 pm.