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Application Process

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The deadline for Class of 2028 applications was December 15. Applications submitted after this date will be considered for the waitlist on February 2.

If you have questions or to schedule a Star 360 (if applicable) please contact admissions@edgewood608-257-1023 ext. 131

Application Procedures Vary for Incoming Freshman, Transfer and International Applicants


The preferred time frame of Edgewood’s admissions process is given below, however, we will continue to accept applications throughout the year. If you have any questions, please email the Admissions Office or call (608) 257-1023 x131

FRESHMAN APPLICATION


Download the Class of 2028 Admissions Timeline

Edgewood does a comprehensive review of all completed applications submitted by the deadline. This application is free of charge and should take approximately 20-25 minutes to complete. Edgewood does not maintain a wait list prior to application submission.

The online application for the Class of 2028 will be available Sunday, October 15, 2023
Deadline for first consideration: Friday, December 15, 2023
  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if space allows. We do not anticipate having a second round of consideration for the class of 2028.
Decision Notifications: Tuesday, January 9, 2024

The following information is required as part of the online application:
  • 2023-24 first quarter/trimester grades (self-reported)*
  • Year-end report card from seventh grade
  • Star 360 Assessment test results

*Note: If first trimester class grades won’t be available until after the submission deadline, please contact EHS Admissions.

Star 360 Assessment

Edgewood uses results from the Star 360 Assessment as a supplement to the admission application. Several area middle schools offer this standardized test in the fall of 8th grade. Students who take Star 360 through their own school may submit a copy of their scores to EHS Admissions when applying. For students that do not test through their school, Edgewood administers the Star 360 Assessment by appointment. Contact Admissions to sign up for a test date.

TRANSFER APPLICATION

Edgewood will consider qualified transfer applicants within the limits of our enrollment and space availability. Mid-semester transfers are not permitted; enrolled transfers must begin school at the start of the first semester. Edgewood only considers transfers for the second semester on a very limited basis and as space allows.

Please note that Edgewood’s semesters run on a different timeline than area public schools:

  • 1st Semester: Mid-August - December
  • 2nd Semester: Early January - May

If transferring between semesters, all first semester coursework must be completed prior to the start of Edgewood’s second semester.

Transfer Application Period for 2024-25:
Thursday, February 1 - Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Decision Notifications:
Mid-March

Transfer Application Procedure
  • Before completing the Transfer Application, please contact the Admissions Director at (608) 257-1023 x131 to discuss your student’s interest in transferring to Edgewood and to get more information regarding the transfer process.
  • Complete the online application form, linked below. There is no charge to submit the application, which should take approximately 20 minutes to complete.
  • The following is required as part of the online application:
      A copy of your student’s complete high school transcript including:
      • High school grades, including the latest progress report/quarter grades
      • A complete list of classes your student is registered for the entire school year
      • Discipline and attendance records
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