Co-ed junior boarding and day school for students in grades pre-kindergarten through nine
Thank you for your interest in Indian Mountain School. Please review the application steps below and do not hesitate to reach out to our Admissions Team with questions or for more information.

We are happy to help in any way we can, and look forward to welcoming you to IMS!

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  • Lower Campus: Grades Pre-K to 4


    1. Contact the Admissions Office or complete our inquiry form online.
    2. Schedule a tour of our Lower School. We offer individual family tours or small group information visits (depending on availability). Please call us to book an appointment. (It is not necessary to have completed the application prior to the visit).
    3. Complete our online application and parent questionnaire.
    4. For 2017-18 Pre-Kindergarten applicants, we are unfortunately fully enrolled at this time but would welcome your application for the next school year. Please see step 6 for details.
    5. For 2017-18 applicants Grades K - 4, attend a half-day classroom visit.* We are still considering applicants for grades kindergarten - 4 for this fall. Please contact the Admissions Office for openings and more information.
    6. For 2018-19 Pre-Kindergarten applicants, attend one of our winter on-campus small group visits. We will be offering a February 2018 date for families to join us for priority consideration. Please check back for more details in the fall. We will also host an April 2018 group visit if spaces are still available at that time.
    7. If applying for financial aid, please contact the Admissions Office for details.
    *Decisions for Grades K-4 are made on a rolling basis.


  • Upper Campus: Grades 5 to 9 (boarding available in grades 6 to 9)


    1. Contact the Admissions Office or complete our inquiry form online.
    2. Schedule a campus tour and interview. Please call us to book an appointment. (It is not necessary to have completed the application prior to the visit).
    3. Complete our online application and parent questionnaire.
    4. Submit your teacher recommendations, transcript, and standardized testing results.
    5. The Admissions Office may request a WISC test or additional testing.
    6. A TOEFL Junior test is required for international applicants.
    7. If applying for financial aid, please contact the Admissions Office for details.
    Decisions are made on a rolling basis. (Deadlines for international students may vary).

Jamie Kiggen, Current Parent

"At Indian Mountain School, our daughters have been valued, respected, and taught as individuals, and their education has prepared them to be engaged citizens as well as curious and accomplished scholars. The IMS community is nurturing and diverse, and there is a real warmth about the place itself that is truly special."

Indian Mountain School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid and loan programs, and other school administered programs.