Important Dates

Open House 2:00pm-5:00pm

October 27, 2019

January 24, 2020

Deadline for Completed Application

An application completed by the January 24, 2020 deadline guarantees an admission decision by March 9, 2020. A completed application includes all the following: 

  • Online Application Form

  • Application Fee ($150)

  • Shadow Day (a full-day school visit for the prospective student)

  • Online Teacher Recommendation Form

  • Online Academic Records Form

  • Family Interview

Late Applicants - Waitpool Procedure
Western Academy expects full enrollment in all grades for the 2020-2021 school year.  Each year, however, we experience a very small number of unanticipated openings.  Consequently, the following process allows late applicants to apply to our waitpool in the event of such openings.  To apply to the waitpool, please:

  • Submit an online application;

  • Submit a report card copy by email to;

  • Starting April 6, Western Academy will reach out to you if, based on the records and our available spaces, a student shadow day (a full-day visit) is advisable;

  • Following the shadow day, should you chose to complete the process, please request the teacher recommendation and academic records forms, and schedule the family interview;

  • Decisions are announced on an as-available basis, no earlier than mid-April, 2020 and as late as August, 2020.

February 3, 2020

Financial Aid Applications Due

March 9, 2020

Admissions Decisions Letters to New Students

Reply Deadline

April 3, 2020

Please contact Mr. Power if you have further admissions-related inquiries:

John G. Power IV, Director of Admissions
(713) 461-7000

Thank you for your interest in Western Academy!