Applying to Wheeler

Thank you for your interest in The Wheeler School! The application season for the 2019-20 school year has begun, and below you will find a list of the application requirements and the final deadlines.

Applicants who complete the process by the deadline will receive admission, and, if applicable, financial aid decisions on Friday, March 1.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Enrollment Office via phone (401.421.8100) or email ( if you have any questions!

Online Application

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year. If your application is complete by January 31st you will be considered in our first round of enrollment decisions. We switch into a rolling admission cycle after the deadline dates.

  • Transcripts for the past 2.5 years (NOT required for applicants to Nursery, Pre-Kindergarten, or Kindergarten
    Final Deadline: January 25, 2019
  • Teacher Recommendation Forms
    Final Deadline: January 25, 2019
  • Applicant Visit
    Final Deadline: February 8, 2019
  • MS and US Applicants Only: Test scores from the ISEE or SSAT
    Final Deadline: February 9, 2019

The Standard Online Application

The Standard Application Online (SAO): In addition to the Wheeler-specific application materials, we are happy to accept applications through the SSAT’s Standard Application Online (SAO).

For more information about how to use this tool, visit

International Applicants

International Applicants: We require all of our international applicants to go through the RIA Global Education in order to apply for admission to our school. To learn about their services you can contact April Yue, Director of Admissions, at 401-215-3011 or