Below are the required steps in our Admissions Process: 

  • Attend a Virtual Open House
  • Submit Admissions Application & example of student creative work
  • Student(s) & parent/guardian interview and student design challenge
  • Participate in a shadow school day
  • Submit student records & teacher recommendations

Interested in applying for the 2020-21 school year?

Please email Stephanie Castrounis, Director of Admissions (3-12) at or call 312.BENNETT (236-6388)

Bennett Day School Open Houses are meant for families with students who are interested in grades 6-12, and are also open to parents of younger students looking ahead to middle school and high school. Parents/guardians and students are both encouraged to join.

Upcoming Virtual Open House: Wednesday, June 10th from 10:00-11:00 am (CST)

During our Virtual Open House, you’ll have the opportunity to hear about our progressive, project-based program directly from our Director of Upper School, learn more about our admissions process, then ask questions during a live Q&A.

If you are the parent/guardian of a student in grades PreK-5, consider attending a Virtual Information Session.

We are now accepting applications for grades PreK-10 for the 2020-21 school year.

Click here to start or complete your application.

Click here for more information about Bennett Day Upper School Tuition & Grants.



For 3rd-12th Grade Admissions questions, please email Stephanie Castrounis, Director of Admissions (3-12) at 

For PreK-2nd Grade Admissions information please visit here.