Upper School Admissions

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Grades 9-12 Application Checklist

Please NOTE: Prior to applying, please email Interim Director of Upper School Admissions, Rick Knox, rknox@sch.org, to find out about availability in specific grades.

  • Admissions Application
  • Parent Questionnaire and Follow-Up Conversation
  • Student Full-Day Visit & Faculty Interview
  • Current Math & English Teacher Recommendations & Current Principal, Guidance Counselor or Advisor Recommendation
  • Current Report Card or Progress Report from Student's Current School (two years' worth of final grades from previous school(s))
  • Outside Testing (SSATISEE, PSAT, SAT, or ACT)
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Meet our upper school students

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questions about upper school? 

We've got you covered!

1. See the Upper School Admissions Checklist above.
2. Check out Upper School tuition and financial aid.
3. Visit our campus!
4. Speak with Interim Director of Upper School Admissions Rick Knox.

We look forward to meeting you and your family!





in applying?

Contact Rick Knox, Interim Director of Upper School Admissions, Athletics Admissions Liaison, and Upper School History Faculty, with any questions about grades 9 through 12 at SCH.

p: (215) 754-1615
e: rknox@sch.org

international admissions

The application process for all international students is facilitated by one of our partnering agencies. All applicants must be interviewed and provide recent TOEFL scores. Applicant tours and student visits must be scheduled and hosted by a partnering agency. International families interested in applying to SCH should reach out to one of our partner agencies: