Admissions Dates to Know

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Questions? Contact Danielle Dodson at ddodson@altamontschool.org

Virtual Open Houses

Altamont’s virtual Open House is an opportunity for your family to hear from the head of school, take a virtual tour of campus hosted by an Altamont student, and live video chat with current Altamont parents. Please join us to learn more about what makes Altamont one of the best independent schools in the nation.

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Email Danielle Dodson at ddodson@altamontschool.org or call 205-445-1245.

Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) Test Dates

ISEE tests at Altamont are held on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Please check in at the testing site at 8 a.m. on the test date. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will enforce strict social distancing and sanitation guidelines. These measures include mandatory face coverings and limiting the number of students testing on one day. Prior to the test day, you will receive a COVID-19 symptom form via email that you will need to fill out and bring to campus on test day. No student with COVID-19 symptoms will be allowed on campus.

2020-21 Test Dates

November 7, 2020

December 5, 2020

January 9, 2021

February 20, 2021

March 13, 2021

April 10, 2021

May 15, 2021

Admission Notification

Admission applications completed by January 24 will receive notification by February 7. We will continue to accept applications after this date; admission decisions after January 24 are made once applications are complete. When a class fills, applicants are placed in a wait pool.

Financial Aid Deadline

February 1
Later applications for financial aid will be considered as enrollment places and funds are available.

Financial Aid Notification

March 1

Contracts Due

New Students: Two weeks from receipt of contract
Returning Students: February 14

Important School Dates

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