Applying to Westridge

Applying to Westridge

PLEASE NOTE: We are no longer accepting applications for the upcoming school year. If you have any other questions, you are welcome to contact our admission office at admission@westridge.org.

Westridge welcomes applications for girls entering grades 4-10. Admission entry points are grades 4, 6, 7, and 9. Admission into non-entry grades is dependent upon available space. Please contact the admission office with questions about non-entry grades before applying.

To be considered for admission, each applicant must complete the steps described below. 

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STEP 1:
APPLY ONLINE

by January 8, 2025
(application opens mid-september)

Applications for the 2025-2026 school year will open in mid-September 2024. Once the application is available, interested families must create an account in our admission portal and submit the preliminary application forms—family information form, parent questionnaire, and student questionnaire—along with the $100* application fee by January 8, or by November 15 for a reduced application fee of $30.

*Application fee waivers may be requested by emailing admission@westridge.org. Waivers are reserved for those whom the application fee represents a significant financial hardship.


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STEP 2:
GET TO KNOW US!

Attend OPEN HOUSE, VISIT CAMPUS, AND EXPLORE OUR VIRTUAL TOUR

The best way to learn more about Westridge is to attend an event! Save the date for Open House on Saturday, November 2, and learn about all admission events on our Visit Us page. 

Everyone is welcome to explore Westridge by viewing our Virtual Tour, which includes an overview of our program and an introduction to our campus.


STEP 3:
STUDENT ACTIVITY & PARENT INTERVIEW

APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE
NOVEMBER-FEBRUARY

A key part of our admission process is getting to know you and your student.

Parents/guardians of students applying to grades 4-8 will participate in an Online Parent Interview. On a separate day, student applicants in all grades will participate in an In-Person Student Activity.

Parent interviews may be scheduled through the admission portal once preliminary applications forms are submitted. Student activities, which are held on an afternoon in January, will be scheduled by the admission office.


STEP 4:
SUBMIT DOCUMENTS

by JANUARY 31, 2025

By January 31, we will need the following documents from your student's current school:

  • Two teacher evaluations
  • Transcripts from the 2023-2024 school year, and the first semester or trimester of the 2024-2025 school year

If applying for financial aid, the application and all required financial documents are due by January 31. Please click here for more information about applying for financial aid.


ADMISSION DECISIONS ANNOUNCED
MARCH 14, 2025

Applicant families can expect to receive an admission decision from Westridge on Friday, March 14.