How to Apply

Welcome Interested Students and Families

Below you will find the Steppingstone 2021 Admission Timeline 

The journey starts here! 

1. Attend a Family Information Session 

October – December

Interested students and families are encouraged to attend a family information session to learn more about our program and admission process. 

List of dates and times to come. 

2. Start an Application 


There are three parts to our application:

  • Part I: Applicant Information
  • Part II: Family and Student Short Responses
  • Teacher Recommendation

The Steppingstone Application will be posted in the fall.

3. Application Deadline

January 2022

4. Finalist Stage: Interview and Exam 

February – March 2022

Finalist students and families are invited to interview with Steppingstone staff. Interviews take place throughout the months of February and March. Finalist students will take the Steppingstone Exam in mid-February. 

5. Steppingstone Decision

April 2022

Finalists are notified if they’ve been accepted. Accepted students start their first summer July 2022!


Have questions?

Contact Elena Jay, Director of Admission

617-423-6300 x233 |