General Admission Information

The Heritage School admits motivated, average to exemplary, college-bound students with no conduct or absentee issues. The Admission process identifies students in Pre-School through Twelfth grades who demonstrate motivation and the ability to fulfill The Heritage School’s academic requirements. In reviewing applications, the Admission Committee considers academic performance, standardized test results, teacher evaluation, individual characteristics, talents, and extracurricular pursuits.

Apply Online Now to The Heritage School United States

1: Click on the Apply Now link

2: Create your unique username and password

3: Fill out the online Heritage School Application and submit Application Fee: $75.00 for all new families.

If you have questions at any point in the Admission process, please contact Lory Pendergrast, Director of Admissions, at 678.423.5393 or

Key Admission Dates

November 11, 2018
All School Open House Event 4:00 p.m.
November 12, 2018
Application for 2019-2020 available online
January 7, 2019
Student Visit Days and Classroom Experiences begin
February 23, 2019
First Testing Date for Applicants - Early Learners Applicant Date
March 1, 2019
Decision day for completed applications -  Early Learners & PreK applicants only
March 15, 2019
Deadline for completed applications for March 29, 2019 admissions decision.
March 16, 2019
Second and Final Testing Date for Applicants
March 29, 2019
Admissions Decisions Mailed
March 30, 2019
Admissions Decisions Electronic Notification Date
April 11, 2019
Admission Parent Response Deadline

Admission applications completed by the March 15, 2019 deadline will be guaranteed a March 30, 2019 admissions decision.

All other admission applications will be provided an admission decision as soon as possible thereafter.

After April 1, Applications for Admission will continue to be accepted. However, enrollment contracts will be offered as space permits. Families who apply to The Heritage School after classes are filled are placed in a wait pool.
As a member of the Atlanta Area Association of Independent Schools (AAAIS). The Heritage School adheres to the AAAIS Principles of Good Practice. According to AAAIS rules, admission decision letters are mailed on a common notification date, and after this date applicants and their parents are not permitted to visit The Heritage School until the admission response period ends.

In addition, The Heritage School is not permitted to initiate contact with applicants or their parents during this time, however, you are welcome to call or email us if questions arise before the admission response date. The AAAIS Admisson Response Date is Friday, April 12, 2019..