Application Process

Thank you for your interest in Rodeph Sholom School! The admissions team is here to help you through the process and we look forward to meeting you and your family. Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time. 

Apply Now

The application will be available starting 9/1/2020 through 12/1/2020.

Inquire

If you would like to know more about our school, please fill out this form.

1. Attend an Open House or a Tour

All families are required to attend an open house or tour as a part of the application process. For the safety of our community, no parents are allowed in the school buildings, but this fall we will offer virtual tours and open houses that will give you a fantastic chance to meet our team and get to know the school. And please always feel free to call us at 646-438-8600 or email admissions@rssnyc.org to learn more about the school, particularly if our Open House dates/times do not work for your schedules. 

Click here for Open House dates and registration

2. Complete Your Application

To begin the process at any time, please click here.

3. Parent Interview

After you have submitted your application, our admissions office will contact you to schedule a 30 minute parent interview with a member of the admissions team. 

4. Child Meeting

After you have submitted your application, our admissions office will contact you to schedule a child visit. 

  • Twos, Threes, Pre-K - Child meetings will be conducted through Zoom allowing students to interact with some of our teachers and administrators in a fun and engaging way.
  • Kindergarten - We are participating in the T&E virtual assessment, but would also like the opportunity to get to know children applying to Kindergarten beyond this assessment. We will be in touch once your application has been submitted about the best way to engage with your child.  
  • Elementary - 1st Grade - 4th Grade - Children will have a chance to visit a classroom remotely in their current grade and have a chance to meet with members of the faculty and administration.
  • Middle School - 5th Grade - 8th Grade - Children will have a chance to visit a classroom remotely in their current grade and have a chance to meet with members of the faculty and administration.

Key Dates

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

Application Deadline - All Grade Levels: December 1, 2020  

Tuition Assistance Deadline (for current families): November 18, 2020
Tuition Assistance Deadline (for applying families): January 10, 2021
Learn more about tuition assistance here

NOTIFICATION DATES/DEADLINES:
As a member of the Independent School Admission Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY), Rodeph Sholom School’s notification dates correspond with the dates provided by ISAAGNY.

Learn More

Follow the link to our program overview to learn specifics of all our age groups. If you ever have any questions, please never hesitate to reach out to our office at 646-438-8600 or admissions@rssnyc.org.