The Admissions Process

A successful applicant will possess strong academic ability, communication skills, and the drive to learn.

All of the following items will need to be received by the Admissions Office along with the required application fee of $50.00 (non-refundable) before an application will be considered ready to review.

The following items are to be submitted online :

  • Application for Admission - Required of all applicants.
  • Parent's Statement - To be completed by the parents or guardians, providing perspectives on their son or daughter.
  • Student Project: Writing Sample - To be completed in the student's own handwriting on the forms provided for students currently in grades 2nd-12th.
  • Student Transcript and School Report - All students applying for grades 2nd -8th must provide the last report card they received. All students applying for grades 9th-12th must provide transcripts that include all courses and grades for the prior two years. *Readiness testing will stand in place of Student Transcript information in grades DRC through K.

Items that need to be mailed to the school directly are the following: 

  • Teacher Recommendations - Students applying for 2nd - 7th grade must provide one letter of recommendation from their homeroom teacher. Students applying for grades 8th - 12th grade must submit one recommendation from their current Math or English teacher. These forms must be received in the mail directly from the teacher(s).

Submitting Online Application Process 

Complete the fillable PDF Application Forms located below on the right-hand sidebar and upload them below. 

Use only the latest version of Adobe Reader to complete the application. Macintosh and Windows versions of the free Adobe Reader are available from Adobe at

  • Avoid completing the application online within your web browser.
  • Before completing the application, save the application form (PDF format) to the desktop on your computer.  
  • The Save button provided on the form will open a Save As dialog box, which will allow you to save the application to the desired location on your computer. If viewing the form in a built-in PDF viewer (e.g., Chrome, Firefox), right-click the PDF and select Save as or Save Page As. Make sure the Save as type is set to Adobe Acrobat Document (*.pdf).
    • Alternatively, you may save the PDF form without opening the file in either Adobe Reader or any built-in PDF viewer. Right-click on the hyperlink for the PDF form and then choose the Save link as... or Save target as... option.
  • Once you have saved the application to your computer, you are ready to complete the form. Please be advised that the fillable PDF forms will not automatically save. It is strongly recommended that you periodically save data entered into a form using the Save button on the form or by clicking File > Save (or Save As) on the Adobe Reader menu bar. Use the same file name and location from the previous step.
  • After completing the application, save a final version of the file to your computer and upload it to the form below. 

Online Admissions Application

Thank you for taking an interest in Radford School. We look forward to introducing you to the Radford experience.

The fillable application forms are located on the right-hand sidebar. Please download the files, fill them out and upload them in the appropriate submission box. 


Student Project

*The Student Project is REQUIRED for students 2nd-12th grade. Please download the forms, print them, and have the student fill them out in their own handwriting. Upload the hand written project below. (The application will NOT be considered for review if the project is not uploaded.) 

Internet Account & Access Agreement



Review that the following items are completed  and uploaded before submitting:

- Application for Admission

- Parent's Statement

- Writing Sample (Grades 2 through 12)

-Student Acceptable Use Agreement for Internet Agreement & G Suite Internet Account

Applicants must submit an application package for review by the Admissions Committee.

Upon acceptance, the following will be required for registration in person:

  • Immunization Record - An immunization record showing all vaccinations must be on file for all applicants.
  • Birth Certificate - a copy of the birth certificate is required of all applicants.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the school office at (915) 565-2737.