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How to Apply

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year.

The application for the 2025-2026 school year will be available September 1, 2024.

To receive information this fall about the 2025-2026 admission season, we invite you to fill out our Future Information Form.

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 
September 1
Campus Tours
Mid-September to February 1
Financial Aid application 
November 1
Open House
November 3
A Conversation with PCDS Leadership
January TBD
Upper School Admissions Assessment
January TBD
Middle School Admissions Assessment
January TBD
Lower School Admissions Assessment
January TBD
Pre-k Playdates
January TBD

Kindergarten Playdates
January TBD
Individual Readiness Assessments (Pre-k, K, 1st)
January TBD
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 
March 1