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How to Apply + Deadlines

Thank you for your interest The Fay School. You will find general application guidelines below. Please be sure to visit the grade-level specific areas for additional information:


Applications are due by January 13, 2018 to be assured of a first-round admission consideration for the 2018-2019 school year. After the first-round application deadline, all applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

The online application may be submitted any time after the applicant's date of birth for admission consideration.

Tours and Open Houses

All parents are encouraged to attend a personal morning tour of the school the fall before their child will be eligible to attend Fay. In addition, The Fay School hosts three Prospective Parents’ Open Houses. To schedule a morning tour or reserve a place in one of the Open Houses, please call the Admissions Office at 713-681-8300 x 325. The dates and times of our Open Houses are listed below:

• Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 9:00 am

• Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

• Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 9:00 am

Daytime tours are led by the Admissions Office and generally last an hour.

Admission Decisions Letters

Admissions decision letters for first-round applicants will be available on March 9, 2018.