Key Dates & Timeline

Admission to Nysmith School

Nysmith School for the Gifted offers “Rolling Admission” throughout the school year when space is available.

2019-2020 Current Year Admission 

  • Nysmith is accepting applications for admission to the current school year, 2019-2020
  • A limited number of openings are available in select grades.  Please contact the Admissions Office to inquire about availability in your child’s grade
  • Nysmith School Applications are available online
  • Please visit our Apply to Nysmith page for full admission requirements


2020-2021 School Year Admission

  • Nysmith School will begin accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year on October 1, 2019
  • All students who apply and complete their student visit by January 31, 2020 will be considered for “Early Decision” admission
  • Nysmith will begin notification of admission during the week of February 17, 2020

Eileen Balberde

Admissions Director
703-713-3332, ext. 1004