How to Apply

Families are encouraged to visit Mark Day School prior to submitting an application. If you decide to apply to Mark Day School, please see the application checklist and materials for kindergarten and 1st grade or for grades 2-8. If you have any questions or comments, please contact our Director of Admission, Mandy Tachiki at 415.472.8007 or mtachiki@markdayschool.org.

Kindergarten & 1st Grade

1. Submit an application by January 18, 2019. Please complete your application online here.

2. Give the recommendation form to your child's current teacher. The form should be mailed directly from the teacher to Mark Day School.

3. Applicants to 1st grade should complete and sign the Transcript Release Form and give it to the registrar at your child's current school.

4. If applicable, apply to pay tuition below the top of the index by January 18, 2019. To learn more, click here.

5. Schedule your child's screening in the admission portal.

6. Contact the Admission Office at 415.472.8000 x1030 to schedule a parent meeting with Mandy Tachiki.

Notification of admission decisions will be emailed on March 21, 2019 at noon. Signed enrollment contracts from families are due back March 28, 2019 at 10:00am.

Grades 2-8

1. Submit an application by January 18, 2019. Please complete your application online here.

2. Give the recommendation form to two teachers, including your child's current homeroom teacher. The other may be completed by last year's homeroom teacher. Forms should be mailed directly from the teachers to Mark Day School.

3. Complete and sign the Transcript Release Form and give it to the registrar at your child's current school.

4. If applicable, apply to pay tuition below the top of the index by January 18, 2019. To learn more, click here.

5. Grades 5-8: Sign up for your child to take the ISEE test here using the following code: VDU8MRPK (fee waivers are available for families who have applied to pay tuition below the top of the index; please contact the Admission Office at 415.472.8000 x1030). Mark Day School testing will be administered on Saturday, February 3, 2018 from approximately 8:45am to 12:00pm.

6. Schedule your child's visit in the admission portal.

7. Contact the Admission Office at 415.472.8000 x1030 to schedule a parent meeting with Mandy Tachiki.

Notification of admission decisions will be emailed on March 21, 2019 at noon. Signed enrollment contracts from families are due back March 28, 2019 at 10:00am.