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Our admission season typically runs from early fall through January, and includes weekday tours and Saturday open houses.  However, we accept applications on a space available basis throughout the year.  You have the option of completing your application directly online or in print form (below).   Please contact our Admission Office to learn more.

 

The Admission Process

 Lower School

NOTE:  Commencing with the 2013-14 school year Westside School will no longer be offering a Preschool program for three year olds.  

  • Schedule a tour. Call 206.932.2511 to reserve a space on one of our tour dates.
  • Attend an Open House. Prospective students are welcome as well.
  • Request an Admission packet through the mail or download the application below.
  • Complete and return the application and the nonrefundable $75 fee to the Admissions Office by the posted deadline. You may also complete the application online.
  • Request transcripts, teacher evaluations and references by the posted deadline. Transcripts, evaluations and references will be sent directly to Westside School.
  • Kindergarten and PreK applicants participate in an observation/assessment on a scheduled Saturday morning. 1st - 4th grade applicants will be scheduled for a full day classroom visit, observation, and assessment. 
  • Apply Now

Middle School (5th - 8th Grade)

  • Schedule a tour. Call 206.932.2511 to reserve a space on one of our tour dates.
  • Attend a Saturday Open House or Middle School Information Night. Prospective students are welcome as well.
  • Request an Admission packet through the mail or download the application below.
  • Complete and return the application and the nonrefundable $75 fee to the Admission Office by the posted deadline. You may also complet the application online.
  • Request transcripts, teacher evaluations and references by the posted deadline. Transcripts, evaluations and references will be sent directly to Westside School.
  • Register to take the ISEE, the Independent School Entrance Exam by the posted deadline.
  • The Admission Office will schedule a half day visit & observation/assessment for prospective Middle School applicants. 
  • Apply Now

 

Statement of Non-Discrimination

At Westside School, we honor our legal and philosophical commitment to an enriched school community.  This commitment both prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability, as well as provides for reasonable accommodations to students who have a disability-related educational need.  Westside School seeks to work as a team with the parent and appropriate health care professionals in devising an appropriate educational program for students with a disability. 

 

Admission Forms

AttachmentSize
Lower School Application238.88 KB
Middle School Application 2012-2013.pdf161.26 KB
Prekindergarten Teacher Recommendation.pdf73.77 KB
Kindergarten Teacher Recommendation.pdf3.15 MB
Lower School Teacher Recommendation.pdf72.69 KB
NWAIS Middle School Teacher Evaluation Form.pdf107.47 KB
Middle School Teacher Recommendation.pdf248.47 KB
Request for Records.pdf80.21 KB