Frequently Asked Questions
For admissions applications, an online application fee of $50 is charged per student.
For financial aid applications, an online application fee of $39 is charged per household.
For Elementary grades 1-6, upon the submission of completed admissions and financial aid applications, families should expect to be notified of decisions within 2-3 week.
Families are likely to be notified via email.
Upon acceptance, families are expected to reply within the allotted time stated in the offer letter.
|Children’s House||If your child has experience attending any sort of educational or childcare institutions, please submit 1-2 Teacher Recommendations and their school record(s). Download Teacher Recommendations and School Record Release forms.|
|Elementary Grade 1||Two Kindergarten Teacher Recommendations, and their school record(s). Download Teacher Recommendation and School Record Release forms.|
|Elementary Grade 2-5||Two Teacher Recommendations, and their school record(s). Download Teacher Recommendation and School Record Release forms.|
- If financial aid application is submitted before April 15, the families previous-year tax return is accepted. After April 15, the families current-year tax return is expected.
- W-2 statements or 1099 from employer(s) to demonstrate income. If you are self-employed or own your own business, you can submit 1120 or 165 to demonstrate income.
- The most recent paystub (just one is OK) to demonstrate regular incoming stream.
- Debt documentations to show your overall balance owed.
- Any documents to demonstrate income that are not revealed on your W-2/1099 statements, such as military housing allowance, social security income, disability income, etc.
Families are expected to reapply for financial aid each year to submit documents to reflect their most current financial status and new awards are granted each year. Current families are given priority to be allocated financial aid to secure their children’s uninterrupted educational career at MSD.