Admissions Process

How to Apply

1. Inquire

To receive informational materials, please submit an inquiry or call the main office at 203-776-2123. Once the inquiry has been submitted you will receive a view book, application and other relevant information in the mail. Our view book may also be viewed online by clicking here.

2. Visit Our School

Parents are encouraged to visit our school during our Open House or Admissions Tours.

Open Houses:
November 4, 2018 from 2:00-4:00 P.M.
January 20, 2019 from 2:00-4:00 P.M.

Tuesday Admission Tours
Tuesday Tours give prospective parents a chance to visit St. Thomas’s Day School while classes are in session.

To register for an Admissions Tour, please contact the Main Office at 203-776-2123.

3. Apply

We are currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Please complete the application and via our online system. Applications, all documents and a $40 application fee must be submitted by February 5, 2018.

In order for your application to be complete, the following documents must be downloaded, submitted to your child/children’s current school, and returned to St. Thomas’s:

4. Parent Interview/Playgroup or Classroom Visit

Once an application has been submitted, you will be contacted to set up an interview with the Head of School and to arrange for your child’s visit. Children applying to Kindergarten and Grade 1 will attend a playgroup. Children applying to Grades 2-6 will spend a full day at the school.

5. Apply for Financial Aid, if applicable

To determine eligibility for financial assistance, the school partners with School and Student Services (SSS) through the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) and requires a family to submit the Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS) application online at If you are unable to complete the PFS online, contact the Business Office for a paper form.

Financial aid applications must be submitted by February 5, 2018. Please visit the Affordability page to get more information about applying for financial aid.


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