How to Apply

Welcome Interested Students and Families

Below you will find the Steppingstone 2020 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. 

Find the full list of dates and time here! 

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 is now available!

3. Application Deadline

January 6, 2021

All components of the application are due on January 6, 2021.

4. Finalist Stage: Interview and Exam 

February – March 2021

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 2021

Finalists are notified if they’ve been accepted. Accepted students start their first summer July 2021!


Have questions?

Contact someone from the Admissions Team!