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Below, you will find a listing of our 2021–2022 admission timeline with reminders to help you complete the admission process in a timely manner for the 2021–2022 school year.

Grades JK/K, Early Decision Deadlines

  • Application Deadline, Early Decision: December 18, 2020
  • Gesell Developmental Screening: Must be completed between September 21, 2020 and January 8, 2021
  • Teacher Recommendation Form: Due by January 8, 2021
  • JK/K Visit Day: January 9, 2021 between 8:30 am and noon
  • Written Notification of Admission Committee decisions on February 12, 2021

Grades 1‒12, Early Decision Deadlines

  • Application Deadline, Early Decision: December 18, 2020
  • Virtual Shadow Day: Must be completed by January 8, 2021
  • Teacher Recommendation Form(s): Due by January 8, 2021
  • Transcripts: Due by January 8, 2021
  • Admission Testing: Will be held on January 9, 2021, at 9:00 am
  • Written notification of Admission Committee decisions on February 12, 2021

Grades JK/K, Regular Decision

  • Submit Application between December 21, 2020 and May 21, 2021
  • Gesell Developmental Screening: Must be completed by May 20, 2021
  • Teacher Recommendation Form: Due by May 20, 2021
  • Written notification of Admission Committee decisions after file is complete

Grades 1‒12, Regular Decision

  • Submit Application between December 21, 2020 and May 21, 2021
  • Virtual Shadow Day: Must be completed by April 29, 2021
  • Complete required Admission testing by May 20, 2021
  • Teacher Recommendation Form(s): Due by May 20, 2021
  • Transcripts: Due by May 20, 2021
  • Written notification of Admission Committee decisions after file is complete

Grades JK/K, Rolling Admission

  • Submit Application after May 21, 2021
  • Gesell Developmental Screening, by appointment, over the summer
  • Teacher Recommendation Form: Must be returned before application is considered complete
  • Written notification of Admission Committee decision after file is complete

Grades 1-12, Rolling Admission

  • Submit Application after May 21, 2021
  • Complete admission testing, by appointment, over the summer
  • Teacher Recommendaiton Form(s): Must be returned before application is considered complete
  • Transcripts: Must be returned before application is considered complete
  • Written notification of Admission Committee decision after file is complete

The Admission Team

List of 3 members.

  • Photo of Marche Harris

    Marche Harris 

    Director of Enrollment Management
    502-814-4309
  • Photo of Amy Purkiss

    Amy Purkiss 

    Assistant Director of Admission
    502-814-4375
  • Photo of Robbie McConnell

    Robbie McConnell 

    Admission Office Administrative Assistant
    502-814-4315
4100 Springdale Road • Louisville, KY 40241 • (502) 423-0440 • Fax (502) 423-0445
Kentucky Country Day School is a private JK–12, coeducational school located on a spacious 85-acre campus in Louisville, KY. KCD combines a rigorous academic program with a wide variety of athletic and extracurricular programs. Our outstanding faculty creates an intimate learning environment that is both challenging and supportive.