How to Apply

Lower School
(PK - 6)


Step One:

Submit the Online Inquiry Form to begin the process of applying to BB&N.

Online Inquiry Form


Step Two:

Schedule a campus tour and interview.

Don't wait! Please schedule your campus visit early. All visits must be complete by January 15th.

Call the Admission Office: 617-800-2471

 


Step Three:

BB&N Lower School Evaluation Requirements

Beginner and Kindergarten Applicants: All applicants in this range are evaluated by BB&N teachers on Saturday or Friday evaluation days. These events last approximately 1.5 hours. Two Saturday dates and one Friday date are available, with two time slot options for each date. The exact dates will vary from year to year. For entry in the Fall of 2019, the dates are Saturday, December 8, 2018; Saturday, January 12, 2019; and Friday January, 25, 2019. To reserve a space, call the Lower School Admission Office at 617-800-2471. Parents are urged to reserve a spot as early as possible, as space is limited.

1st through 4th Grade Applicants: All applicants in this range are evaluated by BB&N teachers at the end of January of the entry year for which they are applying. The exact date will vary from year to year. For entry in the Fall of 2019, the Admission Day is Friday, January 25, 2019. All 1st through 4th grade applicants are required to attend this event. To reserve a space, call the Lower School Admission Office at 617-800-2471.

5th and 6th Grade Applicants: All applicants in this range are evaluated by BB&N teachers and are required to attend BB&N's Admission Day on Friday, January 25, 2019. In addition, we require either the SSAT or the ISEE entrance exam (you may click the links below to register). BB&N's school codes for each site, which allows you to send the test results directly to BB&N through the testing agencies are listed below the buttons.

Register for the SSAT

BB&N School Reporting Code: 1930

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 5th test date is the latest recommended

Register for the ISEE

BB&N School Reporting Code: 220475

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 12th test date is the latest recommended


Step Four:

Begin working on the admission application.

Please note: Grade 6 English and Math Recommendations must be completed by a current teacher

Admission Application

*The 2019 admission application will be available on October 1, 2018

International Applicants FAQ


Step Five:

Begin working on the Financial Aid Application.

Financial Aid Application

Middle School
(7 - 8)


Step One:

Submit the Online Inquiry Form to begin the process of applying to BB&N.

Online Inquiry Form


Step Two:

Schedule a campus tour and interview.

Don't wait! Please schedule your campus visit early. All visits must be complete by January 15th.

Call the Admission Office: 617-800-2336


Step Three:

Register for an admission test.

Register for the ISEE

BB&N School Reporting Code: 220475

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 12th test date is the latest recommended

Register for the SSAT

BB&N School Reporting Code: 1930

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 5th test date is the latest recommended

 


Step Four:

Begin working on the admission application.

Admission Application

*The 2019 admission application will be available on October 1, 2018

International Applicants FAQ

Please note: English and Math Recommendations must be completed by a current teacher


Step Five:

Begin working on the Financial Aid Application.

Financial Aid Application

Upper School
(9 - 12)


Step One:

Submit the Online Inquiry Form to begin the process of applying to BB&N.

Online Inquiry Form


Step Two:

Schedule a campus tour and interview.

Don't wait! Please schedule your campus visit early. All visits must be complete by January 15th.

Schedule a Campus Visit

 


Step Three:

Register for one of the following admission tests (this must be taken during the school year in which a student is applying):

Register for the SSAT

BB&N School Reporting Code: 1930

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 5th test date is the latest recommended

Register for the ISEE

BB&N School Reporting Code: 220475

To ensure your application is completed on-time, the January 12th test date is the latest recommended

*Please note, for 10th and 11th grade applicants, we also accept the SAT or PSAT test scores


Step Four:

Begin working on the admission application: the checklist of materials received/completed (i.e., interview, transcript, letter of recommendation) can be viewed after the application has been submitted and fee paid.

Admission Application

*The 2019 admission application will be available on October 1, 2018

International Applicants FAQ

Please note: English and Math Recommendations must be completed by a current teacher


Step Five:

Begin working on the Financial Aid Application.

Financial Aid Application