Admissions Calendar

 Monday, January 15, 2018  Applications due for first round, priority consideration (all grades).
From these, the majority of our seats are filled.
Monday, January 15, 2018
Martin Luther King Day
8:30-11:00 AM CFA Applicant Testing (Grades 2-12)
Testing Session (applicant grades 4-12) Register now!
Testing Session (applicant grades 2-3) Call to register.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Deadline to complete the application process (application, test, records, & recommendations) for first round, priority consideration.
Thursday, March 15, 2018  8:15AM Open House for prospective families and applicants. Register now!


Little Explorers, K, and 1st Grade Applicants: Each will have an individual appointment, scheduled for January or thereafter. Evaluations are conducted by a CFA faculty or staff member using a nationally recognized, standardized assessment such as the Gessell Developmental Assessment or the Get Set for School Assessment. Skills evaluated include language, memory, visual motor skills, math and reading readiness, and visual discrimination. As part of the application process, Little Explorers, Kindergarten, and 1st grade applicants also visit in a classroom on the day of their assessment.

Second through 12th Grade Applicants: These applicants must attend the testing session on 1/15/18. Applicants will be administered portions of the Educational Records Bureau (ERB CPT 4) achievement testing (reading and math) as well as a writing exercise.

Contact Admissions Department if you are unable to test onsite.

Applications received after 1/30/18 are processed on a rolling basis.