Apply to Upper School
Thank you for your interest in applying to Lincoln School. The Admission Committee carefully considers a candidate’s academic achievements, standardized test scores, extracurricular interests and talents, citizenship, and future potential.
The Application Deadline for the first round of admission decisions is February 15, 2017. After this date, Lincoln will consider applications through a rolling admissions process if space remains available.
1. Online Inquiry
2. Application for Admission
Once you have access to the Admission Portal, families can view and complete the various sections of the Admission application, as well as track the status of your student’s application. There is a non-refundable $50 fee for this application.
3. Schedule a Student Visit Day and Parent Tour
Every applicant to Lincoln School is required to spend a day visiting classes with student hosts, where she will have the opportunity to meet future classmates and participate in class.Parents are also invited to tour the campus and talk with an admission representative. Please contact the Admission Office @ (401) 331-9696 x3157 or Admission@lincolnschool.org to schedule your visit and tour.
Short Responses Form: Tell us about yourself! There is no right or wrong answer to this form.
Transcript Release Form
Parent/guardians of applicants to Grades 6-12 must sign and submit to the applicant's current school a Transcript Release Form. This official school transcript should be sent directly from the child's current school to Lincoln School via email, fax, or mail. 2 1/2 years of information should be provided.
Two teacher recommendations are required for students applying to Grades 6-12: one from the current English teacher and one from the current Mathematics teacher. Additional letters of recommendation from individuals who know the applicant personally (coach, religious leader, performing arts instructor, etc.) may also be submitted, however are not required.
Test scores from either the SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test, www.ssat.org) or the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam, www.iseetest.org) are required. International applicants are required to complete the TOEFL test.
ISEE Test Dates @ Lincoln: 10/1/16 · 5/20/17 (ISEE code for Lincoln is 400165)
SSAT Test Dates @ Lincoln: 11/12/16 · 12/10/16 · 2/11/17 · 3/4/17 · 4/22/17 · 6/10/17 (SSAT code for Lincoln is 4642)