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Applying to the Middle School: Grades 6-8

Dwight-Englewood will be using Ravenna, an online application portal, for our admissions process. To begin your application process, please visit to create an account for your family. Look for Dwight-Englewood School on the online directory to register and begin your application. For helpful hints to using Ravenna, please click here.  Applications are due by December 2nd, 2018. 


List of 7 items.

  • Online Application

    Basic application, parent statement, student statement and student essay must be submitted online along with the $75 non-refundable application fee to the Admissions Office prior to the parent and student interview. The due date for this is December 2, 2018. Please visit  to access the online application for 2019-2020 academic year.
  • Tour and Interview

    Interview with an admissions officer for both students and parents are by appointment only beginning October 4, 2018.  January 18, 2019 is the last day for interviews. You will be directed to schedule your appointment on only after your online application has been submitted. A tour of the campus with a student tour guide will be part of this visit.
  • Recommendation Forms

    Current Math Teacher, English Teacher and Counselor/Principal forms are required and should be completed after November 1, 2018 in order for the teachers to have a chance to assess the student's performance accurately. These recommendation forms must be either uploaded to Ravenna, mailed or emailed directly from your child's current school by January 18, 2018.
  • Transcript Request

    The official transcript should be mailed or emailed directly from the applicant's current school by January 18, 2019.
  • Entrance Examination

    Students are required to take either the Independent School Entrance Examination (ISEE) administered by the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) or the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) administered by the Secondary School Admissions Testing Board (SSATB). Contact Alice Rollo at 201-227-3102 for testing dates at Dwight-Englewood for the ISEE. Please check the ERB site ( or the SSAT ( for other dates and locations. Students must have their scores submitted directly to Dwight-Englewood by using the ISEE test code 310355 or SSAT test code 2932 no later than January 18, 2019.
  • Financial Aid

    Financial Aid applications must be submitted by January 15, 2019.
  • Decisions

    Application Notification: February 8, 2019

    Enrollment Deposit Due: March 8, 2019

Located in Englewood, New Jersey, Dwight-Englewood is a greater New York City area private school with a rigorous college prep curriculum for boys and girls in preschool through grade 12.