1.) APPLY ONLINE
If your child is in the 5th grade and you wish to have him or her sit for the Genesis entrance exam, please apply online once the application is open. If your son or daughter is in the 6th grade, you may still apply, but your child will be placed on an automatic waitlist. If your child is accepted and a seat becomes available, you will be notified.
You MUST have an application started online in order for your son or daughter to sit for the exam. It must be completed by February 3rd.
2.) ENTRANCE EXAM
The entrance exam will be administered on January 25, 2020. Students should report between 8:00 a.m. and 8:15 a.m. Parents are permitted to wait in the cafeteria. The test should end at approximately 11:00 a.m.
There is no confirmation notice or admission ticket sent for the exam.
Students should bring (2) number two pencils. Nothing else is needed for the exam. Students are permitted to bring a bottle of water. Food is not permitted in the testing room. Your child should eat a good breakfast before the exam.
3.) INTERVIEW DAY
All students who sit for the entrance exam are also required to come for an interview with a member of the administration or faculty. Interviews will take place on February 4th, between 2:45 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Please call (718) 836-7100 x188 to schedule a time slot for your child’s interview.
Admissions decisions will be sent out in mid-March. We are unable to provide decisions earlier regardless of the reenrollment policies of your child’s current school.
If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Redden or Mrs. Gallo at (718) 836-7100 x188.