Application Process

Thank you for your Interest

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  • In the Independent School!

    If you have questions, would like to request a full admissions packet, or would like to schedule a tour, please contact our Director of Admissions, Beth Sturm, at 316-686-0152 ext. 406 or via email.

    Families are encouraged to tour our campus. This can be scheduled through our Admissions Office or by attending an Open House.

    Prospective students in Grades 1 and above are encouraged to visit for a Shadow Day. Prospective students are reviewed for admission to The Independent School once the student’s admissions file is complete. Our Admissions Checklist will help guide you through the information we need for this review.

Application Checklist

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  • Student Application

    Applications may be submitted online or by mailing completed forms to the Admissions Office. Begin your Inquiry here.
  • Admissions Assessment

    Please register for admissions testing day or schedule an individual time with the Admissions Office. We can often incorporate this assessment during a Shadow Day.
  • Application & Testing Fees

    $40 Application and Testing Fee
  • Parent Statement

    Click here to download.
  • Student Questionnaire

    For students entering grades 4 - 12. Click here to download.
  • Teacher Recommendation(s)

  • Pre-K - Grade 1

    One confidential letter of recommendation is required for Lower School applicants Pre-K - 1st grade. Click here to download.
  • Grades 2 - 5

    One confidential letter of recommendation is required for Lower School applicants 2nd - 5th grade. Click here to download.
  • Grades 6 - 12

    Middle and Upper School applicants must provide one recommendation letter from a math teacher and one from an English or social studies teacher
  • Transcripts & Previous Records

The Independent School

8317 East Douglas, Wichita, KS 67207   |   Fax: 316.686.3918   |   Phone: 316.686.0152
Independent is a private college preparatory day school serving ages 6 weeks through grade 12.
Every school teaches. Independent inspires community, excellence, and opportunity.
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