Admission Testing & Event Calendar

Testing

Holland Hall offers the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) for admission into the Middle and Upper Schools (4th–12th Grade). Check our admissions calendar below for test dates and visit ISEE to register for an admissions 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 Process page for details.

Admission Calendar

Upper School and Middle School: 4th – 12th Grade

2017-18 Testing Dates:
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Testing will take place in the Upper School from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. 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 Director of Admission, Justin Butler.

Primary School: Kindergarten and 1st Grade

2017-18 Testing Date:
Thursday, January 25, 2018, 8:30 am-3:00 pm

Primary School: Prekindergarten

As part of the Prekindergarten screening and application process, applicants participate in a Play Day observation visit. The Play Day is an interactive and fun visit with other Prekindergarten applicants. It is our opportunity to learn about your child in a comfortable classroom setting.

2017-18 Play Day Dates:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Play Days begin at 9:15 am in the Primary School foyer.

The Holland Hall experience is best understood by visiting the campus. Prospective families are invited and encouraged to attend any of the events listed below.

Welcome Wednesday Open Houses

September 20, 2017
October 4, 2017
October 18, 2017
November 1, 2017
November 15, 2017
December 6, 2017
January 10, 2018
January 31, 2018
February 14, 2018
February 28, 2018
March 28, 2018

 

Middle/Upper School Shadow Days

September 27, 2017
October 12, 2017
October 25, 2017
November 8, 2017
November 29, 2017
January 24, 2018
February 8, 2018
February 21, 2018
March 7, 2018
April 5, 2018

 

Summer Tours

During the summer months, tours are arranged by individual appointment with the Director of Admission, Justin Butler.