Admission

Applying to Marymount

The 2020-21 admission application is now live!  The deadline to apply is December 19, 2019. 

Please follow the steps below to complete your application to Marymount High School.  

Applying to Marymount High School

List of 7 items.

  • Step 1: Complete the Online Inquiry Form

    Please note: If you have already completed the inquiry form, then you are in our database and do not need to fill out the form again. 

    Future Applicants: Please fill out an inquiry form so we can be aware of your interest in Marymount - and to receive important email and mail communications from the Office of Admission.
  • Step 2: Complete the Online Application

    Click here to access the online application.

    You may click here for a step-by-step tutorial regarding how to complete our online application.  This tutorial includes information regarding how to obtain your login information. Once you have your login information, you will be able to begin the online application!

    Marymount also accepts the Standard Application Online (SAO), which is a common application shared among many independent schools through the Enrollment Management Association. Families applying to more than one independent school may find the SAO to be convenient. Click here to see which schools accept the SAO and to begin your application. Families will complete either the Marymount or the SAObut not both. Please note that there is no preferential treatment given in the admission process based upon which application your family chooses to submit. 

  • Step 3: Interview with a member of Marymount’s Administration/Faculty

    Interviews are held from November through the first week of February. Once you have submitted the application, you can self-schedule your family's interview in the myMarymount system. Both student and parent(s) will spend individual time with a member of the Marymount community.
  • Step 4: Register for and take the ISEE

    CLICK HERE to register for the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). 

    You may test at any school administering the ISEE. The ISEE must be taken no later than Saturday, January 18, 2020,  in order to ensure we receive the official results no later than January 31, 2020 Please have the official scores sent to Marymount High School by using our school code (051715).
  • Step 5: Download Recommendation Forms

    Administrator, Math, and English Teacher Recommendation Forms for 2020-21.

    The Administrator Recommendation form should be completed by your daughter’s current Head of School/Principal, Middle School Director or Counselor. The Teacher Recommendation forms should be given to your daughter’s current English and Mathematics teachers. 

    2020-21 forms must be received directly from the recommenders by January 17, 2020. 

    Please send to:
    MARYMOUNT HIGH SCHOOL
    Office of Admission
    10643 Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, CA 90077

    You may also download the forms, email them to your daughter's recommenders, and they can complete and submit their recommendations via email to admission@mhs-la.org. 
  • Step 6: Request a complete transcript from current school

    The Transcript Request Form should be submitted to your daughter’s current school.  The transcript must include her completed first trimester/semester grades to be considered for admission.  Transcripts (including standardized test scores) must be sent directly to Marymount High School.

    The forms for for 2020-21 applicants will be available in August and are due January 17, 2020.  
  • Step 7: Optional: Shadow Visits

    A limited number of spaces are available for our January and February 2020 Shadow Visit Days. Exact dates will be announced in December.  Students are given an insider's view into a day in the life of a Marymount girl. This event is only available to applicants and is an optional step in the admission process. Attendance will not be factored into the candidates admission decision.
*Decision notification letters for 2020-21 applicants will be mailed and emailed March 6, 2020 to each candidate who has a complete file. Should you apply after the deadline, the Admission Committee will make decisions on a rolling basis depending on space availability.
Marymount admits students without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin to all rights and privileges, programs and activities available to students. It does not discriminate in the administration of educational policies, admission policies, financial aid programs, athletic programs or any other school administered program.

Marymount Now Accepts the Standard Application Online!

SAO

Make sure we have your information...

To receive important information and school materials, please click here to fill out our online inquiry form!

Even if high school is a few years away, we'd love to know about your interest in our school.

Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE)

You may test at any school administering the ISEE. The ISEE must be taken no later than Saturday, January 18, 2020,  in order to ensure we receive the official results no later than January 31, 2020.

Please have the official scores sent to Marymount High School by using our school code (051715).



What to Expect on the ISEE
 
is a publication available for order on the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) website to familiarize test takers with the examination.