PreK-5th Grade Process
Complete the Student Profile Form of the Standard Application Online (SAO) and pay the application fee as soon as possible to begin an application with PDS.
Entering Grades 2-3: The applicant will be registered automatically for admission testing at PDS on Saturday, January 26, from 8:45-11:00 a.m. An information session for parents will be held concurrently.
Entering Grades 4-5: Applicants must take the Elementary Level SSAT. Please register at SSAT.org. We ask that all applicants register for the test administered at PDS on January 26. For 5th grade applicants, after the test, members of the admission office staff conduct student interviews.
If you are interested in applying for financial aid, an application must be submitted to TADS by February 1.