Admissions Calendar

September 1, 2017 – February 17, 2018: Applications for the following academic year are submitted.


First week March: Admission decisions are mailed on or just after March 1st in accordance with the Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington (AISGW) guidelines.


Rolling: Provided additional spaces are open in the current school year, applications will be accepted year-round and decisions made on a continuous basis as appropriate. Both faculty and students are accustomed to welcoming new students during the school year.


Current Openings: There are limited openings for the 2017-2018 academic year. Please contact the admissions office for information about which classes have openings.


School Fairs and Events: Look for the Commonwealth Academy exhibit at the following Events or Fairs this fall:

  • Sunday, November 5, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. — Exceptional Schools Fair, Katzen Arts Center at American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, D.C. 20016
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 7:00 p.m. — Screening of 2e: Twice Exceptional Documentary at the Holiday Inn at Ballston, 4610 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203


C/A Admissions Open Houses: Check back here for the next scheduled Admissions Open House.