How to Apply

The Admissions Process

Interview with the Director of Admissions
Prospective parents and students learn about Soundview's unique style.

Class Visitation
Prospective students are encouraged to return for a morning or for a full day to experience the regular operation of the School.

Open House Visits
Open to parents and perspective students.  Take a casual walk through our school, see classes in action, meet the students and the faculty, get a flavor for life at Soundview. Click for the current Open House schedule.

Testing
Portions of the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) standardized examination may be administered. This step may be waived if the applicant can provide the school with sufficient, current test data.

Writing Sample
Applicant submits a writing sample - either an original composition or a composition that has already been graded.

Recommendations
Applicants are asked to provide two recommendations from teachers.

Records
Applicants must provide all data needed for their permanent record file, including transcripts, health forms, and testing prior to acceptance.

Enrollment Agreement and Deposit
When a student is accepted, parents or guardians sign an Enrollment Agreement and provide an enrollment deposit of $2,000.

If you have any questions about the admissions process, please call (914) 962-2780 ext 111 and speak to Dr. Cotrone.