Important Admissions Deadlines
The teachers and the classes are what I would say is special [at Blake]! The teachers and faculty have a contagious enthusiasm.Parent
Applications for admission to Blake are now being accepted! Instructions can be found on this page. The Admission Team looks forward to working with you in the upcoming admission season.
FEES AND DEADLINES
Applications submitted before December 1 - $75.00. Applications submitted after December 1 - $100.00. In some cases, fee reductions are available; please call the Financial Aid Office at 952-988-3424 for more information.
JANUARY 17, 2014
'Current Family' Financial Aid application deadline: all F/A materials must be received and/or postmarked by this date.
JANUARY 31, 2014
‘New Family’ Admission and Financial Aid application deadline: all materials must be received and/or postmarked by this date.
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
All supplemental Financial Aid materials must be received by this date.
APRIL 4, 2014
Enrollment decisions mailed (all grades)
APRIL 18, 2014
Enrollment contracts due for new students (all grades)
TESTING, VISITS AND INTERVIEWS – When your application and fee have been received, we will contact you to schedule student and parent appointments. These appointments take place November through February.
ERB Testing for Middle and Upper School Applicants (All times – 8:00 am-11:15 am)
- Saturday, December 7, 2013
- Saturday, January 25, 2014
- Saturday, February 8, 2014
TEACHER RECOMMENDATION FORM(S) – After mid-November, give the recommendation form(s) and return envelope to your child’s teacher(s).
- For Lower School applicants, only one teacher recommendation is required.
- For Middle and Upper School applicants, the two recommendation forms should be given to your child’s math and English teachers.
RECORDS RELEASE FORM – Please complete the "Permission to Release School Records" form and give it to your child’s current school office. Please ask that the information be sent within 1 week.
TRANSCRIPTS AND GRADES – We require first semester or trimester grades and/or a copy of the most recent report card.
All forms should be mailed to:
The Blake School
110 Blake Road South
Hopkins, MN 55343
FINANCIAL AID OFFICE
The admissions process helps both the prospective family and Blake determine whether Blake appears to be an appropriate educational setting for an applicant.