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How to Apply

We're excited to work with your family to complete your child's application to PCDS!

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2023-2024 school year.

Please join our inquiry list to receive information this fall about the 2024-2025 admission season.

Overview and Helpful Information

All Applicants Must Have

Phoenix Country Day School seeks and accepts students for admission without reference to race, color, religion, age, disability, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation, or gender. Admissions and financial aid decisions are made independently.

Important Dates

Application available 
Early September
 
Campus Tours
Mid-September to February 1
 
Financial Aid application 
available
November 1
 
Open House
November 5
 
A Conversation with PCDS Leadership
January TBD
 
Upper School Admissions Assessment
January & February
 
Middle School Admissions Assessment
January & February
 
Lower School Admissions Assessment
January & February
 
Pre-k and Kindergarten Playdates
January & February
 
Individual Readiness Assessments
Various dates available in January & February for grades Pre-k, Kindergarten, and 1
 
Shadow Classroom Visits
(Grades 9-11)
Various dates available in November - February
 
Shadow Classroom Visits
(Grades 1-8)
Various dates available in January - February
 
Applications due
February 1
 
Admissions decisions 
posted
March 1