Bishop's College School ADMISSIONS
Private schools in Canada have admissions policies, and they require application materials. These may include letters of application, application fees, essays, and tests (such as the SSAT). Many schools also require interviews with prospective students. Schools also use different criteria for evaluating student applications, have different acceptance rates, and target different kinds of students. To improve your child’s chances of acceptance, find out everything you can about a school’s admissions policies and how they assess applicants.
|Interview||7 - 12|
|SSAT (out of province)|
|English Language Eligibility Certificate|
Bishop's College School admissions deadlines and fees
Day students: Rolling
Boarding students: Rolling
Offer mid-year entry: N/A
Application fee: N/A
Registration fee: N/A
What Bishop's College School says about their admissions requirements:
BCS works on 'rolling admissions,' meaning we will accept applications year-round. We do, however, recommend that students apply by February 1 for enrolment the following September.
Tour our Campus
As part of the admissions process, we are excited to help schedule a student-led tour of our campus for you and your family. This is the best way for you to see the school in action and get a sense of what BCS is all about. Individual tours may be done virtually or in-person at BCS and tours are organized on weekdays at 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, or 2:00 PM EST.
- A copy of your birth certificate (with the names of both parents) along with the English translation by a certified translator.
- A copy of your passport (in .jpeg format)
- A copy of your 2019-2020 report card
- A copy of your 2020-2021 report card
- A copy of your 2021-2022 (incomplete & when available) report card
- The Confidential Report to be completed by a current teacher, preferably a math or English teacher
- Any additional documents (individualized learning plan, psychoeducational assessment, standardized testing, etc.)
Schedule an Interview
All prospective students must complete an interview with a member of the Admissions Team. Interviews usually takes 30 minutes and can be done in-person or by Zoom on weekdays between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM EST.
Complete Math & English Worksheets
All applicants complete a BCS Math worksheet.
All applicants whose first language is English complete the BCS English worksheet.
All applicants whose first language is not English complete the BCS English as a Second Language worksheet.
The Math and English Worksheets can take up to two hours to complete. They can be completed on campus or under the supervision of a teacher or office worker affiliated with your current school. If you choose to have the worksheets done remotely, please provide the Admissions Team with the contact information of the person who has agreed to supervise these subject reviews.
Results from the SSAT or TOEFL Junior completed within the current year may be submitted in lieu of these worksheets. Additional testing may be required in some cases.
Learn about the percentage of students typically accepted into Bishop's College School. This can help you gauge your chances of getting into this school. For instance, a 95% acceptance rate means a school is relatively easy to get into, while a 10% acceptance rate means it will be difficult to get into.
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Bishop's College School student entry points
Schools accept different numbers of students at different grade levels. Learn how many students are accepted into Bishop's College School at each grade level.
What type of student Bishop's College School is looking for:
We are looking for well-balanced students.
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