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Dyslexic Kildonan graduates in green robes throw caps into the air.

Application Process

Thank you for your interest in The Kildonan School. We look forward to getting to know your student and family during the application process. The first thing you will need to do is send us your child’s recent educational and psychological testing (within the last three years). The Weschler Intelligence Test with subtest scores is required for all applicants.

Once we receive the testing, our Admissions Committee will review it to see if our program can meet the needs of your child. The Admissions office will contact you with a decision, and guide you to the next step in the application process.

Continuing with the application process includes sending us the following additional materials:

  • Completed Kildonan School Application (PDF)
  • Recent photograph of the applicant
  • $50 application fee (non-refundable)
  • Schedule a campus visit and interview

We look forward to welcoming your family to our campus!

Application Timetable

It is in the student’s best interest to plan entrance to Kildonan for September, although some students are admitted in January and a few other times throughout the year when space is available.

Student Writing: Mckenna Morgan ’19

In Support of American Sign Language for Dyslexics’ Education ASL is an important language to learn because it is a multi sensory language that aligns to how dyslexics learn. Like Orton-Gillingham which is taught here at Kildonan, ASL is a hands-on and visual language. To learn ASL, you have to use your hands, body, and […]

Kildonan School Elementary Art and Theater

Kildonan School Elementary Art and Theater The Kildonan School elementary program emphasises art and theater. Students study form and color in their art class. Each day they do some quick figure sketches. Students use quick sketches because it supports their ability to capture the form of their subject. They also got creative with form and […]