Admission Checklist

Seventh Age and Eighth Age Applicants

Seventh Age and Eighth Age Applicants

At Calvert, first grade is known as Seventh Age. During this time, students learn to become well-developed readers and begin formal instruction of Calvert Script, handwriting, and composition. These lessons continue in Eighth Age, Ninth Age, and Tenth Age, when instruction expands to include more in-depth history, geography, mathematics, spelling, and special subjects.


How to Apply:

List of 6 items.

  • 1. Submit an online inquiry to request more information

  • 2. Schedule an admission evaluation and in-person tour.

    Individual and group testing is required. Individual evaluations take place most mornings in October through early January at 12:45 P.M. Evaluation times fill quickly, so please register early!

    Contact Taylor Berish to schedule your child's evaluation.
  • 3. Complete the online application.

    Applications for children entering Seventh Age and Eighth Age are due one week prior to your child’s testing appointment.
  • 4. Register to attend admission events.

  • 5. Submit the Transcript & Recommendation Release Form and Common Referral Form to your child’s current school.

    The referral forms should be completed after November 15, 2024. We ask that the school send the forms and your child’s complete transcript directly to our Admission Office by January 8, 2025.
  • 6. If applying for financial aid, please complete and submit the necessary forms.

    The SSS Family Portal financial aid application will be available beginning early November. The financial aid application is due no later than January 8, 2025.

    For more information regarding financial aid, click here.
Common Referral Forms should be completed between November 15, 2024, and January 8, 2025. Please forward all copies of report cards and other materials no later than January 8, 2025.
Calvert School is a coed independent lower and middle school.