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 • Schedule a visit

Join us for an in-person walking tour of our beautiful campus. Our team is eager to connect with you to learn about your child and share our school with you. Please contact Beth Gregory if interested.

Step 3 • Submit the application online
  • Applications and all supporting materials must be submitted for a file to be considered complete.
Step 4 • Submit transcript
Step 5 • Schedule testing

For the 2022-23 application, Stone Ridge will administer an independent assessment for all Middle School applicants.  The assessment will consist of an exercise that focuses on reading comprehension, verbal reasoning and writing skills.  While the assessment is not timed, we expect it to take approximately one hour. 

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

Grade 5: Two recommendations required; one each from current and previous year's homeroom teachers

Grades 6-8: Two recommendations required from your child's current teachers

Optional Form (Grades 5-8)

Step 7 • Submit student questionnaire
Step 8 • Schedule a Discovery Day

A Stone Ridge Discovery Day provides prospective students the opportunity to visit classes, meet students and faculty, and tour our campus.  Once you have submitted your application, please contact Beth Gregory, Associate Director of Middle School Admissions, 301.657.4322 ext. 1626, to schedule a date for your child's visit.  Students must be fully vaccinated in order to attend.

Step 9 • Admissions decision

A decision will be posted on the Stone Ridge admissions portal approximately one week after your child's application is complete.  

Need Assistance?

Our Admissions Team is here to help you through the application process. Meet our team and contact us with any questions. We are always happy to help.