Applications to enter grades 9-11 in the fall of 2023 are open. Please email Admissions Associate Georgia Warner-Haakmat with inquiries regarding admissions and enrollment.


List of 6 frequently asked questions.

  • 1. Apply

    You may submit an application via our online portal. After 48 hours your application will be processed and you will be able to access all supplementary forms required to complete the application. 

    The $100 application fee is waived for prospective students applying for financial aid. 

    Our office will contact you to schedule your family's in-person or virtual visit to the high school campus after the online application has been processed (limited after the December 1, 2022 deadline).
  • 2. Schedule your family’s visit

    After we have processed the online application, our office will be in touch with you to schedule your family’s visit. Families have the option of getting to know Grace in-person or virtually. Whether a family decides to interview in person or via Zoom will have zero impact on the applicant’s ultimate admissions decision.

    Additionally, we offer a series of in-person Open Houses where families will have the opportunity to meet administrators, faculty, and students to learn about the program. Please note that proof of vaccination is required at the door for all visitors.
  • 3. Transcripts

    Submit a transcript request to the applicant's current school. Forms are available on the online applicant portal
  • 4. Recommendations

    Submit two ISAAGNY teacher recommendations from the applicant's current math and English teachers through your online application portal. Schools should not send recommendations until November, at the earliest, to give faculty time to know your child.
  • 5. Standardized Testing

    Grace requires standardized testing for the 2022-2023 admissions cycle. We will accept ISEE and/or SSAT score reports sent to us directly from students’ testing sites. 

    Please click here to register for the ISEE and here to register for the SSAT.
  • 6. Submit ISAAGNY Common Essay

    Applicants must submit a 500-750 word essay from a choice of prompts available on your online application portal. In an effort to streamline the high school application process for student applicants, Grace Church School participates in the ISAAGNY common essay.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the application process, please email Admissions Associate, Georgia Warner-Haakmat.

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Grace Church School is a co-educational independent school in downtown Manhattan, New York City providing instruction for nearly 800 students in Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12.