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Application Procedures

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Admission Application Procedures

Enrollment applications received by January 15 will be part of first round decisions which will be announced on March 1. Applications received after January 15 will be processed on a rolling basis beginning on March 15.

Complete and submit the online application, along with the $95 nonrefundable application fee. 

Apply Now or Resume Application

Once your initial application is received and processed by Cannon School's Admission Office, a custom applicant checklist will be available to you in your Parent Portal.

Your application checklist may include:

  • Student Questionnaire
  • Entrance Evaluation
  • Readiness Evaluation
  • School Records
  • Teacher Recommendations
  • Visit Day
  • Dean Meeting
  • Writing Sample

Please contact admission@cannonschool.org with any questions. We are here to assist you throughout the process.

For enrollment application timeline details, please visit the Admission Timeline webpage.

Criteria for Enrollment

Enrollment decisions at Cannon School are based on an assessment of an applicant's ability to succeed in a challenging, yet supportive college preparatory environment. Academic records, teacher recommendations, entrance testing results, writing samples, and a student interview form the basis of this assessment.

An applicant's file is presented to the Admission Committee only when the entire application process is complete. Cannon School welcomes qualified students without regard to gender, national origin, race, religion, or sexual orientation.

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