Testing Dates

List of 7 items.

  • Submit Application

    Beginning in September - Rolling
  • Schedule Visit/Shadow Days

    Beginning in October - Rolling
  • Submit Financial Aid Applications

    October 1 - December 15
  • Register for Testing

    Testing Schedule for Middle and 

    Upper School applicants
    (Assessments for Lower School 
    occur on visit day.)
  • All Application Materials Due for First Round Offers

    January 1 for Middle and Upper
    January 22 for Preschool and Lower
  • First Round Offers of Admission & Financial Aid Notification

    January 15, 2021 for applicants to Middle and Upper
    February 5, 2021 for applicants to Preschool and Lower
  • Rolling Admission

    Applications will continue
    to be accepted and reviewed
    on an on-going basis as
    availability permits.

For students applying to grades 6-12
Group admission testing will be offered for applicants applying to Wilmington Friends, Sanford, Tatnall and Tower Hill. All four schools will be administering and accepting the ISEE for applicants to grades 6 through 12.  Applicants to one or more of these schools may take the admission test at any of the test sites; please see the ISEE website to register for testing dates below.  Applicants wishing to be considered for the first-round of admissions decisions should register for the December or January test dates. Applicants who have completed the ERB CTP IV, the SSAT, or the ISEE within the calendar year may be able to submit those scores in lieu of additional testing. Parents should check with the school(s) to which they are applying to confirm test requirements.
Applicants for the 2021-2022 school year may select from the following test dates:
November 7, 2020 • Wilmington Friends School • register by October 10, 2020
December 5, 2020 • The Tatnall School • register by November 7, 2020
January 9, 2021 • Tower Hill School • register by December 12, 2020
February 6, 2021 • Wilmington Friends School •  register by January 9, 2021
March 6, 2021 • The Independence School • register by February 6, 2021

The ISEE Code for Wilmington Friends School is: 080160
Register your child for the ISEE online at