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Application Procedures

Upper School Student with Book


Application Procedures Information Session Recording

Learn about Cannon's enrollment application procedures in this recorded information session with

Hannah Holliway, Associate Director of Admission and Bill Diskin, Director of Admission and Financial Aid.


Recorded December 8, 2021


Admission Application Procedures

Follow the steps below to apply to Cannon School. Click on each step for detailed instructions and helpful links.

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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