Admissions Process

Welcome! Thank you for your interest in Bennett Day School admissions…


We are still accepting applications for grades PreK-10 for the 2020-21 school year. Start your application today.

Our admissions process is designed to not only ensure we are getting to know your child and your family, but that you have the opportunity to get to know the Bennett Day family as well.

Want to learn more?

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email admissions@bennettday.org or give us a call at (312) 236-3688. We look forward to connecting with you!

Warm Regards, 

The Bennett Day School Admissions Team

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PreK-12 Admissions Processes:

You may apply to Bennett Day School at any grade (PreK-10 for the 2020-2021 school year). See below for birthday cut offs for our Early Childhood program. Click the tabs to the right for grade-specific admissions information.

 

  • PreK (3 years old by September 1, 2020)
  • JK (4 years old by September 1, 2020)
  • SK (5 years old by September 1, 2020)

We are still accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year. Contact Laura Maheshwary at laura.maheshwary@bennettday.org, or call 312.BENNETT (236-6388), to learn more about availability and deadlines.

Admissions Check List:

  • Attend a Virtual Information Session 
  • Submit your child’s birth certificate
  • Submit recommendation forms
  • Submit record release forms
  • Attend a parent-guardian interview*
  • Child attends a supervised playdate*
  • Submit school visit release form
  • Submit grant application (optional)

*Scheduled after application is submitted

We are still accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year. To learn more about availability and deadlines, contact Laura Maheshwary for grades PreK-2 (laura.maheshwary@bennettday.org), Stephanie Castrounis for grades 3-5 (stephanie.castrounis@bennettday.org), or call 312.BENNETT (236-6388).

Admissions Check List:

  • Attend a Virtual Information Session 
  • Submit your child’s birth certificate
  • Submit recommendation forms
  • Submit record release forms
  • Attend a parent-guardian interview*
  • Child participates in a shadow school day**
  • Submit grant application (optional)

*Scheduled after application is submitted

**Difference from PK-SK application process; scheduled after application is submitted

We are still accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year. Contact Stephanie Castrounis at stephanie.castrounis@bennettday.org, or call 312.BENNETT (236-6388), to learn more about availability and deadlines.

Admissions Check List:

*Scheduled after application is submitted

We are still accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year. Contact Stephanie Castrounis at stephanie.castrounis@bennettday.org, or call 312.BENNETT (236-6388), to learn more about availability and deadlines.

Admissions Check List:

*Scheduled after application is submitted

**Difference from 6th-7th grade application process; scheduled after application is submitted

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