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How to Apply: The Admissions Checklist

St. Mark’s Campus - Age 1 - Pre-K 3
    • Early Learning Program (ELP) 1 must be one year old before September 1
    • Early Learning Program (ELP) 2 must be two years old before September 1
    • Pre-K 3 must be three years old before September 1 and completely potty trained
    • Application Submit application here. All applications include a non-refundable $50 application fee.
St. Mark’s Campus - Pre-K 4 - Grade 6

Admissions decisions are made by Episcopal’s Admissions Committee based on the following criteria: 

  • Pre-K 4 and Kindergarten: 
    • Pre-K 4 must be four years old before September 1
    • Kindergarten must be five years old before September 1
    • Developmental assessment
    • Teacher recommendation and records from current school (if applicable)
  • Grades 1 - 6: 
    • Student transcript
    • Teacher recommendation 
    • Interview
    • Grade level assessment

Checklist:

  • Application –  Submit application here. All applications include a non-refundable $100 application and assessment fee.
  • Student Interview – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact you to schedule an appointment for the candidate’s interview.
  • Transcripts and Teacher Recommendations – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact the applicant’s current school requesting records and a confidential teacher recommendation. 
  • Developmental or Grade Level Assessments – Dates and assessment instructions will be communicated once the Admissions Office receives the student’s application. 
Beaches Campus - Pre-K 3 - Grade 6

Admissions decisions are made by Episcopal’s Admissions Committee based on the following criteria: 

  • Pre-K 3 must be three years old before September 1 and completely potty trained
  • Pre-K 4 and Kindergarten: 
    • Pre-K 4 must be four years old before September 1
    • Kindergarten must be five years old before September 1
    • Developmental assessment
    • Teacher recommendation and records from current school (if applicable)
  • Grades 1 - 6: 
    • Student transcript
    • Teacher recommendation 
    • Interview
    • Grade level assessment

Checklist:

  • Application Submit application here. All applications include a non-refundable $125 application and assessment fee.
  • Student Interview – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact you to schedule an appointment for the candidate’s interview.
  • Transcripts and Teacher Recommendations – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact the applicant’s current school requesting records and a confidential teacher recommendation. 
  • Developmental or Grade Level Assessments – Dates and assessment instructions will be communicated once the Admissions Office receives the student’s application.  
Munnerlyn Campus - Grades 6-12

Admissions decisions are made by Episcopal’s Admissions Committee based on the following criteria:

  • Student transcript
  • Teacher recommendations 
  • Interview
  • ISEE scores

Checklist:

  • Application Submit application here. All applications include a non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • Student Interview – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact you to schedule an appointment for the candidate’s interview.
  • Transcripts and Teacher Recommendations – When the application is received, the Admissions Office will contact the applicant’s current school requesting transcripts and two confidential teacher recommendations. 
  • Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) – Each applicant is required to take the ISEE ($125).  Dates, locations and test registration instructions are all online at www.iseetest.org. Students taking the ISEE with accommodations must submit documentation directly to ISEE for approval prior to registering for the test. Accommodations requests should be submitted for at least six weeks prior to your desired test date. (SSAT scores also accepted if ISEE is unavailable.)

2020-2021 Admissions Timeline

  • September - January: Visit Episcopal and complete the Admissions Checklist below.
  • September 1: 2020-2021 Application Opens
  • January 31: First Round Application Deadline
  • February 27: Lower School First Round decision notifications
  • March 12: Middle/Upper School First Round decision notifications
  • January - August: Applications submitted after January 31 will be evaluated on a rolling basis as spaces become available.

Admissions Policies

  • Episcopal School of Jacksonville welcomes qualified students without regard to race, gender, creed, religion, or national origin.
  • Episcopal seeks to accept exceptional students who can contribute their gifts and talents to our community and who desire to become their best selves while participating in our rigorous academic program.
  • In accordance with the resolutions of the Executive Council of The Episcopal Church, Episcopal does not accept religious exemptions for vaccinations.
  • Admissions and Financial Aid are separate processes. Application for financial aid in no way affects the decision for admission. Click here for more information about financial aid.

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