Holland Hall offers the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) for admission in to the Middle and Upper Schools (4th–12th Grade). Check our admissions calendar below for test dates and visit ISEE to register for an admission test. You must be registered at least two weeks prior to the test date.
The Primary School offers its own entrance exam. Please refer to the Primary School admission packet for details.
Upper School and Middle School
The following are testing dates for candidates entering 4th–12th Grade.
2016-17 Testing Dates:
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 7:30am – 12pm
Saturday, January 7, 2017, 7:30am – 12pm
Saturday, February 4, 2017, 7:30am – 12pm
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 8:15am – 12 pm
Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 8:15am – 12pm
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 8:15am – 12pm
Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 8:15am – 12pm
Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 8:15am – 12pm
Testing will take place in the Upper School. The Admission Team will be available to answer questions and lead tours for parents while students test.
Primary School, 2nd and 3rd Grade
Candidates for 2nd and 3rd Grade are required to visit the Primary School for a full day. The full-day visits are arranged on an individual basis by the Primary School Admission Coordinator, Susan Bibens.
Primary School, Kindergarten and 1st Grade
2016-17 Testing Date:
Thursday, January 26, 2017 all day
Preschool Play Days
As part of the Preschool screening and application process, applicants participate in a Play Day observation visit. The Play Day is an interactive and fun visit with other Preschool applicants. It is our opportunity to learn about your child in a comfortable classroom setting, and meet other prospective families.
Play Days begin at 9:15am in the Primary School foyer.
2016-17 Play Day Dates:
Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 9:15am
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:15am
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 9:15am
Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 9:15am
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 9:15am
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 9:15am
Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 9:15am