We are delighted that you are interested in applying to Christ Church Day School.

We will accept online admissions applications for the 2021-22 school year starting September 8th, 2020. All applications are due no later than November 13th, 2020. In addition to a $75 non-refundable application fee, which is payable by credit/debit card or electronic check, we also require a family photo and a video of you and your child doing a favorite activity. Please limit your video to 1-2 minutes due to file size limitations.

In addition to submitting an application, our admissions process includes a virtual family visit with you and your child and a separate virtual Open House to give you an opportunity to tour our school.

If you miss the application submission deadline or have any other questions, please contact us by phone (212.838.3039) or email

Please note: If you are applying to our program for two-year-olds, your child must be 2 years of age by June 30, 2021.

Notification Dates: Christ Church Day School is a member of the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY) and follows its guidelines for admissions notification. We will notify you of our admission decision on Thursday, February 25th, 2021 and your deadline to reply is due no later than 12 noon on Thursday, March 4th, 2021.

Early Notification: Sibling/Church/Legacy Admissions

Christ Church Day School siblings, legacies, and children of Christ Church United Methodist members can opt for early notification consideration. Church members are required to be active for one year prior to the application submission in order to qualify for early notification. If you are a sibling, legacy or church member family, please indicate your relationship to us on your application.

Financial Aid

Financial aid applications are made through TADS. If your application indicates that you will be applying for financial aid, we will contact you with instructions on how to proceed on TADS. Financial aid applications must be completed by January 15th. If you apply for financial aid, we will waive your application fee.