Apply to Finney

Once you have visited Finney or scheduled a personal appointment, we hope you will consider applying to The Charles Finney School.  Below you will find the steps to apply and a checklist per school level to help you track each step.   

Steps to Apply:
  1. Submit a completed Application for Admission. 
  2. Submit 2-3 years of testing or evaluations, reports cards, transcripts, IEP/504s and any other important academic records.
  3. Submit all personal recommendations and references required per grade.
  4. Complete all screening and entrance exams required by grade.
  5. Pay a $30 application fee
The Charles Finney School admits qualified students on a first-come basis.  It is important that you apply as early as possible to have the best possible chance of securing your spot in a certain grade and/or in a particlular class your child is interested in.  Open enrollment begins in January for the following school year.  All applicants are notified about acceptance by letter from the Admissions Office.  Additional testing and personal interviews may be required.  If your child has not visited the school a personal interview will be required. 



(Grades K-5)

High School

(Grades 9-12)
Kindergarten Readiness Screening*   Freshman Entrance Exam
Application for Admission Application for Admission Application for Admission
Application Fee
Application Fee Application Fee
Student Records Student Records Student Records

Teacher Recommendation Teacher Recommendation  
Personal Recommendation
 Pastoral Reference
Pastoral Reference
Pastoral Reference

* Kindergarten screenings are scheduled in April - May.  

Enrollment for the 2015-16 School Year
Open enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year starts January 2015.  Kindergarten Readiness Screenings will be scheduled in April and May.  Please call Admissions to schedule.   Kindergarten Orientation is Thursday, May 21st, 8:30-10:30 a.m. for enrolled students only.  Freshman Orientation is April/May.
Non-Discrimination Policy:
The Charles Finney School recruits and admits students of any race, color, or ethnic origin to all rights,
privileges, programs, and activities. In addition, the school does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, fees, educational programs, athletic
programs, and extra-curricular activities. Furthermore, The Charles Finney School does not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, or ethnic origin in the hiring of its certified or non-certified personnel.