PreSchool and PreKindergarten applicants schedule their admission visit for the morning of Saturday, February 5. Children play and work with teachers while their parents visit in a neighboring classroom. We will schedule another time for those who are not available that morning.
Kindergarten applicants visit 60 minutes in a PreKindergarten classroom.
1st - 8th Grade applicants shadow in their current grade. During their time on campus, they will complete admission assessments and be interviewed by a member of the Educational Leadership Team.
Standardized test results are required for students entering grades 5 - 8.
Acceptable tests include: ISEE, state mastery assessments, ERB, and SSAT.
Once enrolled, students may also be asked to complete a placement assessment.
Prospective students interested in taking the ISEE or SSAT, may register online at iseetest.org or ssat.org. The Country School school offers the exams on campus at designated times throughout the year.
This year we are offering standardized testing on the following dates:
SSAT on November 13, 2021
SSAT on December 11, 2021
ISEE on November 20, 2021
The Country School admits students without regard to interest in financial assistance.
341 Opening Hill Road, Madison, CT 06443 P. 203-421-3113 | F. 203-421-4390 | Health Office F. 860-469-2550
Founded in 1955, The Country School is a coeducational, independent school serving students in PreSchool-Grade 8. The Country School is committed to active, hands-on learning and a vigorous curriculum that engages the whole child.