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Application Procedures and Guidelines

  • The non-refundable application fee and application must be submitted prior to admissions testing and review.

  • An interview with the applicant and at least one family member is required.

  • Transfer of records from previous school and submission of required health records must be received before acceptance is finalized.

  • Copies of the student’s birth certificate, social security card, and up-to-date South Carolina immunization certificate must be received before acceptance is finalized.

  • For classes with waiting pools, the Head of School has the right to admit the most qualified student, regardless of his/her place in the pool when an opening occurs. 

Lower School
  • A child should be three (3) years old on or before September 1st and be completely potty-trained to enter three-year kindergarten.

  • A child should be six (6) years old on or before September 1st to enter first grade.

  • All applicants entering grades 1-8 may be required to take an entrance test. Students  entering grades 9 and above will be evaluated by transcripts, test scores, and report cards

High School

Administration of an entrance test beyond grade 8 may be required.


Enrollment Guidelines

  • Contract must be signed before student’s enrollment can be finalized.

  • The payment of tuition plan must be approved, other fees, and the family gift must be received before enrollment is finalized. 

  • Regardless of the tuition plan selected by the child’s family, at least one month’s tuition is due with the enrollment contract.      

  • Students enrolled at Richard Winn Academy, regardless of the number of courses being taken, are required to pay full tuition.