Lower School Applications

Prekindergarten through First Grade

Application and non-refundable fee ($55)

The online application must be submitted no later than December 1, 2017.

Recommendation

Only one recommendation is required. Please ­submit the Common Referral Form to your child’s current school no earlier than November 15, 2017. The Common Referral Form must be received no later than January 15, 2018.

Please be aware that the Common Referral Form is confidential and cannot be shared with parents or students. Therefore, please have your child's teacher or school email the form to admissions@mcdonogh.org., fax to 443-544-7030 or mail the form directly to:
McDonogh School - Admissions Office
8600 McDonogh Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Parent Conference

Once we receive your application, a member of the admissions staff will contact you to arrange a day and time.

Testing

Kindergarten, prefirst and first grade applicants come to the Admissions office for a two hour assessment. Prekindergarten assessments are held in Dudley Hall. Once we receive your application, a member of the admissions staff will contact you to arrange a day and time.

Second through Fourth Grades

Application and non-refundable fee ($55)

The online application must be submitted no later than December 1, 2017.

Transcript

Please take the Transcript Release Form to your child’s school and request transcripts to be sent after the first term of the current year. Transcripts must be received no later than January 15, 2018.

Recommendations

Two teacher recommendations are required. We prefer one from your child's current reading teacher and one from your child's current math teacher. If your child has only a homeroom teacher, please ask a specialty teacher or the previous year's teacher to fill out the second recommendation. Please submit the Common Referral Forms to the current school after the first term. They must be received no later than January 15, 2018.

Please be aware that the Common Referral Forms are confidential and cannot be shared with parents or students. Therefore, please have your child's teachers or school email the forms to admissions@mcdonogh.org., fax to 443-544-7030 or mail the forms directly to:
McDonogh School - Admissions Office
8600 McDonogh Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Parent Conference

Once we receive your application, a member of the admissions staff will contact you to arrange a day and time.

Testing

Once we receive your application, a member of the admissions staff will contact you to arrange a day and time. If the applicant tests at another school, please request that the results be forwarded to us.

Day Visit

Due to space limitations, we require a completed file before arranging a day visit. Once the file is complete and has been reviewed, some candidates will be invited to visit in their current grade.


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