Admission Process

Families interested in pursuing admission to Aylett Country Day School should follow these guidelines:

  1. Schedule an appointment to tour the school and discuss Aylett’s program and mission.
  2. Submit completed application form and fee.
  3. Take transcript request to current school for processing.

If applying to the Early Childhood Program, schedule a two hour classroom visit and teacher observation.

If applying to kindergarten, schedule a one-half day classroom visit and teacher observation.  Applicants must be five years old on or before September 1 for the year they enter kindergarten.

If applying to grades one through eight, schedule a full day classroom visit and Stanford / OLSAT testing.  Applicants to grades two through eight must also complete a writing sample during the classroom visit.

The Head of School will then:

  • Review testing results and academic records from previous school.
  • Schedule an appointment with parents to discuss testing results.
  • Notify parents in writing concerning the application.
  • For more information, please contact Ayron Pitts, Director of Admissions, at 804-443-3214 or email her at