At The York School, scholarships recognize academic excellence and also account for community engagement, leadership, creativity and other character-based qualities. The York School offers entrance scholarships for candidates applying to Grades 6 through 11. Scholarships can vary from $5000 to $20,000, with preference given to candidates who demonstrate the following criteria:
- Demonstrated ability to thrive in an academically rich and challenging environment
- Desire to be a part of and contribute to The York School's dynamic community
- Evidence that the applicant will add value to The York School community and his/her aspirations and expectations align with The York School’s mission
To be considered for an entrance scholarship, applicants are required to submit the following:
- Online York School application (by the Common Offer Deadline - December 2, 2016)
- Supporting documents with application
- A short video (2 minutes) creatively addressing the following questions:
* Please use the following video filename convention:
- 1 How will you (the applicant) contribute to The York School community?
- 2 How will attending The York School help you (the applicant) take on the world?
applicant’s first and last name - grade you are applying to (e.g. Jane Doe - Grade 9)
Please email or share your video with Natasha Estey, Admission Officer - Middle & Senior School at email@example.com.