How to Apply

The Admission Committee at SGS wants to get to know you, your interests, goals, ideas, and your family. We consider all aspects of your application in our admission decisions. If you have any questions contact the Asha Dean, Director of Enrollment Management at or call 206-709-2228 ext:1220.


Tuesday, September 14, 2021
SGS Application Opens

Thursday, January 13, 2022
Ravenna Application deadline

Thursday, February 10, 2022
New family Tuition Assistance application deadline

Friday, March 18, 2022
Admission decisions released online at 12:00 p.m.

Friday, March 25, 2022
Family response deadline by 12:00 p.m.

Application FAQs

List of 6 items.

  • Applying Online

    To begin the application process, you will need to create an account in Ravenna. Through Ravenna you can manage your application online as well as receive admission decisions.
    A $75 non-refundable application fee will be charged through Ravenna. If the application fee presents a barrier to applying, please contact the Admissions Office for a fee waiver. If you have any questions or concerns creating your account or logging in, please email
  • Post-deadline applications

    We will continue to accept applications for specific grades on a rolling basis. Email for more information.
  • Standardized Testing

    SGS will again be test optional for the 2021-2022 admission season.
  • Virtual Student Visit Day

    During their virtual visit prospective students will participate in a panel discussion, ask questions, and complete a small group project facilitated by an SGS faculty or staff member. Please register your student through Ravenna. Visits begin in November and continue through the first week of February. You can schedule a visit upon completion of your Preliminary Application in Ravenna.

    Visit Dates:
    November 2, 8, 30 | December 8, 14 | January 12, 18, 25 | February 1
  • Virtual Family Interview

    Schedule your family interview through Ravenna.
  • Admission Decisions

    Decisions will be released at noon on Friday, March 18, 2022. Admitted families will have until Friday, March 25 to respond.

Tuition Assistance

To help families with the cost of this education we offer need-based Tuition Assistance.
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Located in the Central District, Seattle Girls' School is an independent school for girls and gender nonconforming students in grades 5-8. Our mission is to inspire and develop courageous leaders who think independently, work collaboratively, learn joyfully, and champion change.