Application Materials

Application Materials Recommendations and Transcripts

  • English and math recommendations: Simply ask your current teachers, and then enter their email addresses into the online application. We’ll email them directly. If you’re not currently taking English or math, please ask your current history/humanities or science teacher, respectively.

  • Official transcripts: We require transcripts showing current and previous year's grades. 

  • Extracurricular recommendation (optional): You can ask a current teacher, mentor or coach for an extracurricular recommendation.

  • School Report: From principal or guidance counselor.

  • Essay: Please complete the essay form and email back to us at

  • Parent Statement (required): Please complete the parent statement and email back to us at

  • Testing:

    • School Codes: ISEE 300185; SSAT 5764; SAT 1884; TOEFL 8128

    • We strongly recommend the TOEFL for students who do not speak English as a primary language and haven’t been in an English-speaking school for the last four years.