Lower School

Lower School Admissions Process

Come Grow With Us

Thank you for considering Oak Knoll. We value your application and plan to review it with great interest and care. Our goal is to get to know your child and family, painting an accurate picture of life at Oak Knoll along the way. 

Our admissions process is all about finding the right fit. We accept qualified students who will thrive academically, socially and spiritually in our community. We hope your child becomes one of them. 
1. Complete an online application
  • Summer rolling admissions in select grades.
2. Schedule an assessment
  • Grades K - 4: Once you’ve submitted the application form, you’ll be contacted to schedule your child's testing.
  • Grades 5 - 6: Applicants are required to take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). Please visit www.iseetest.org or call 800-446-0320 to schedule your test date. Oak Knoll’s school code is 311430.
3. Attend a parent meeting
  • Meet with the Admissions Office to discuss your child's application.
4. Submit recommendation forms
  • K: One teacher recommendation form
  • Grade 1: One principal recommendation form and one teacher recommendation form 
  • Grades 2-4: One principal recommendation form, one teacher recommendation form and one release of records form
  • Grades 5-6: One principal recommendation form, two teacher recommendation forms and one release of records form

Rolling Admission

While the formal application deadline for the 2019-20 school year has passed, there are limited spots available in select grades that we will consider on a rolling basis. Click here to apply now or call 908-522-8109 to inquire about admission for the 2019-20 school year.

Need Some Help?

Please Get In Touch!
We understand that the admissions process can be daunting, and we want you to know that we’re here to help. If you have any questions regarding the process, your child’s application or Oak Knoll in general, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’d be more than happy to speak with you. 

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Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child is a Catholic independent school coeducational from kindergarten to grade 6 and all girls in grades 7 to 12. Oak Knoll was founded in 1924 and is one of 10 schools in the Holy Child Network of Schools that provides independent Catholic education across the United States.


44 Blackburn Road
Summit, NJ 07901
Phone: (908) 522-8100
Email  the Lower School (coed, K-6)
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