The Admission Process


    • Upper School Band Member Playing at the Pep Rally

Upper School (Grades 9-12)

Application:
 
Please complete the online application with the application fee. Review the FWCD Parent Partnership in order to complete this process.
 
Application Deadline February 11, 2022

List of 4 items.

  • Testing and Supplemental Documents

    • Admission Testing
    Applicants for grades 9-12 take the Independent School Entrance Examination (ISEE). All applicants must register with ERB to take the ISEE no later than three weeks prior to the test date to avoid an additional fee. Need-based fee waivers are available upon request. When registering enter our school code 442519.
     
    ISEE test dates:
    February 5, 2022 (deadline to register with ISEE is January 15)
    February 26, 2022 (deadline to register with ISEE is February 5)
     
    • Student Supplement
    Applicants for grades 9-12 will complete and submit their Student Supplement (Honor Code and Essay) online through our application provider, Ravenna. The Student Supplement (Honor Code and Essay) is due to the Admission Office by February 25, 2022.
     
    • Teacher Recommendations
    Parents will be able to email the Math and English Teacher Recommendations directly to their child’s current teachers through our application provider, Ravenna. Teacher Recommendation requests should be sent after November 1, 2021, and are due to the Admission Office by February 25, 2022.
     
    • Transcript
    Download and print the Transcript Request Form and give to your child’s current school registrar after January 1, 2022 Transcripts are due to the Admission Office by February 25, 2022.  
     
    All newly enrolled students must also have their final school record sent to FWCD by June 15, 2022.
  • Classroom Visit

    Applicants for 9th Grade have the option to schedule a half-day visit in ninth grade only, or a full-day visit, which includes time to visit both eighth and ninth grade classes. Both half-day and full-day visits include an interview with a member of the admission team.
  • Admission Application Checklist and Notification Dates

    You may log into Ravenna at any time to view the status of the applicant's supplemental documents.
     
    Notifications Emailed and Mailed - March 11, 2022 at 4 p.m.
  • Making your Decision

    We are grateful for your interest in Fort Worth Country Day and look forward to working with you and your family as you make this important decision for your child(ren).
     
    Enrollment Contract Due - March 25, 2022, by noon
4200 Country Day Lane, Fort Worth, TX 76109
Phone: 817.732.7718
Fort Worth Country Day (FWCD) is a JK-12 private, independent, coeducational, nondenominational college-preparatory school located on approximately 100 acres in Fort Worth, Texas. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day School is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.