|Schedule your visit|
A visit to campus to speak with the Admission Office and tour the facilities is a required part of the process. You can contact us by phone at 508-459-5841 or email to set up a time that works best for you.
Start your application
Our application is available online with our PDF downloads available below. Make sure you download the recommendations and transcript requests to give to your current school.
Register for the admission test
We require either the ISEE or SSAT as an entrance exam for grades 6-11. Applicants for grades 11-PG may also submit the PSAT or SAT. International Students need to submit TOEFL or SSAT scores. School Code for TOEFL is 8018; for the SSAT, 8320.
Apply for Financial Aid
If you are interested in applying for financial aid, please fill out the SSS form online. Our need-based financial aid is helping 38% of families this year.
Accepting Applications for 2014-2015 Academic Year
| Take the next step in your path to achievement today! Both Middle and Upper School applications are now being accepted. Please review the checklist below to get started on your application. We can also be reached at 508-459-5841. Ask to speak with an Admission officer to learn more about Worcester Academy.|
||• Complete an online inquiry form (www.worcesteracademy.org/admission/inquire) to express your interest in Worcester Academy and receive printed materials in the mail.
||• Contact us in the Admission Office at 508-459-5841 to schedule the required campus tour and interview.
• International students should email Mr. John Ettore at email@example.com to arrange an interview in person or via Skype once you have submitted your application.
||Applications are due by Wednesday, January 15, 2014.
• Student Application/Family Information - grades 6-PG (online)
• Parent/Guardian Questionnaire - grades 6-PG (online)
• Middle School Student Questionnaire and Essay - essay required for 8th grade (online)
• Upper School Student Questionnaire and Essay - grades 9-PG (online)
• Grade 12 and PG Supplement (online)
• Graded Writing Sample - grades 6-PG (submit by mail)
• Submit $60.00 non-refundable application fee ($125 for international students).
||• Register for the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE), Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT).
The ISEE is offered at Worcester Academy (school code 222545) on DECEMBER 7, 2013; JANUARY 11, 2014; and FEBRUARY 1, 2014. Applicants must register three weeks in advance on the ISEE website: www.iseetest.org.
You may also take the SSAT (school code 8320). Dates and locations are available on www.ssat.org
International students also take the TOEFL (school code 8018). Dates and locations are available on http://www.ets.org/toefl
Fee waivers are available from the Office of Admission for either the ISEE or SSAT test. Worcester Academy follows the SAT fee waiver guidelines. To see if you qualify for a fee waiver, please refer to the following link: http://sat.collegeboard.org/SAT/public/pdf/sat-program-fee-waiver-guide-for-families.pdf
|Request Recommendations and Transcript
||Print the following files from our website and ask your current teachers to complete them:
• School Report Form and Transcript (current year as well as previous year)
• English Teacher Recommendation Form
• Math Teacher Recommendation Form
• Optional Teacher Recommendation Form
Completed forms are due by January 15, 2014.
|Missing Application Documents
||If you have applied through Worcester Academy’s online application portal, you will be able to see if any portion of your application is missing by logging into your Worcester Academy account. If you are unsure that your application is complete, you can email the Admission Office after January 24, 2014 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Decisions will be mailed on Monday, March 10, 2014 for applications completed by January 15, 2014. Decisions for applications completed after January 15, 2014 will be mailed after April 1, 2014.
|Financial Aid Applicants
||To apply for need-based financial aid go to www.worcesteracademy.org/admission/financial-aid to see the Financial Aid Policy and www.sss.nais.org/parents to start your Financial Aid application. Financial Aid deadline for new students is February 1, 2014.