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Admissions Dates to Know

We are currently accepting applications for the 2024-25 school year. If you have questions, please contact Danielle Dodson (205-445-1245).

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Open House: October 15

Altamont invites you to join us for our Open House 2–3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15. An Altamont Student Ambassador will guide you through our beautiful campus, where you will meet faculty and staff and learn more about what makes Altamont one of the premier independent school programs in the Southeast.

Open House Registration

Contact Thomas Goldsmith (205-445-1232) with any questions.

ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam)

Altamont requires all applicants to submit a score on the ISEE. We also accept a score on the SSAT. Students can test in-person at Altamont or explore at-home options. Please contact Danielle Dodson with any questions.

ISEE REgistration

The test dates are below. The ISEE is administered on Altamont's campus, with an 8 a.m. check-in time and  8:30 a.m. start time. Students should bring #2 pencils and a blue or black pen. Students are welcome to bring water and a snack.

November 4, 2023
December 2, 2023
January 6, 2024
February 3, 2024
March 9, 2024
April 6, 2024
May 4, 2024

Admission and Tailored Tuition Notification

Admission and tailored tuition applications completed by Jan. 24 will receive notification on or about Feb. 10. We will continue to accept applications for both after this date. Notification for applications received after Jan. 24 will be given as soon as possible, but priority will be given to those completed by Jan. 24. Those admitted after a class fills will be placed in an admissions wait pool. Those applying for tailored tuition after funds have been exhausted will be placed in a tailored tuition wait pool. Please note that applicants cannot receive tailored tuition notification until they have completed the application process. Both should be completed concurrently.

Contracts Due

New Students: Two weeks from receipt of contract
Returning Students: Feb. 14

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