Admissions » Admissions Policy & Timelines

Admissions Policy & Timelines

 

Admissions Policy

At The Baldwin School of Puerto Rico we seek to ensure that all students admitted to the school will thrive in an environment of high academic expectation, will be able to benefit from the rounded education provided and be happy within the school community. We recognize our duty to embrace diversity and to work to overcome prejudice. We do not discriminate on grounds of diversity, gender, race or religion.

  • File must be complete prior to any recommendation for admission.

  • An interview between the student, the Admissions Director and the Principal or Head of School may be required.

  • An interview with the parents and Admissions Director may be required.

  • Age requirement will apply for grades Pre Pre-K, Pre-K, and Kindergarten.
    Applicant age requirements for OECC are as follows:
    PPK: 3 years of age by August 31
    PK: 4 years of age by August 31
    K: 5 years of age by August 31
 
  • Admission of a student is based on space availability, satisfactory record of conduct, academic achievement and recommendations for admission made by the Admission Committee.
  • Admissions to our Diploma Program will be in accordance to IBO admissions requirements.

 

 

Admissions Optimal Timeline

2019 - 2020 Applications for PPK, PK, & Kindergarten

September - December 2018

  • Complete Online Application for the following school year

September - December 2018

  • The OECC will contact you for the Parent Meet and Greet appointment.
 

October 17-18 2018

  • Open House - Sign up on our webpage to reserve space

December 1, 2018

  • The online application must be complete with all required documents and Parent Meet and Greet

December 1, 2018

  • Entrance Assessments for PK and K - The Admission Office will confirm appointment via email with the scheduled date and time

December 17 - 19, 2018

  • PK and K Admission decision is made available in the Admissions Portal Account 

January 19, 2019

  • Entrance Assessments for PPK - The Admission Office will confirm appointment via email with the scheduled time slot
  • Second round of Entrance Assessments for PK-K (if spaces are still available)

February 4 - 8, 2019

  • PPK and second round of entrance assessments Admission decision is made available in the Admissions Portal Account 

 

2019-2020 Application for Grades 1st -11th

September - December 2018

  • Complete Online Application for the following school year

September - December 2018

October 17-18, 2018

  • Open House - Sign up on our webpage to reserve space 

January 19, 2019

  • The online application and all required documents, including first semester grades and Teacher Recommendations, must be complete in order to sit for the Entrance Exam.

January 19, 2019

  • Entrance Exams for Grades 1-11
  • Testing Schedule and confirmation will be sent via email

January 28 - February 8, 2019

  • Student Interviews for 6-11 grade candidates - by previous appointment only

February 11 - 15, 2019

  • Admission decision is made available in the Admissions Portal Account