Admissions Process

We are committed to ensuring our application process is accessible to all families. Please review the application process and requirements below. More information on our sliding-scale tuition model can be found on our  Tuition Support page.

Important Dates

  • Friday, November 13th - Early Decision Deadline

  • Friday, November 20th - Early Decision Notification Released

  • Friday, December 4th - Accepted families confirm seat

  • Friday, February 5th - Regular Decision Deadline

  • Friday, February 12th - Regular Decision Notification Released 

  • Friday, February 26th - Accepted families confirm seat

2021-2022 6th-8th Grade Application Process

Create an account on Alma


To begin the application process, families must create an account in Alma at https://bkindependent.almastart.com.




Submit a 2021-2022 Brooklyn Independent Application


Families should submit an initial application through Alma.




Submit student report card


Families should submit the most recent student report card and state test scores (if applicable) on Alma. All documents must be sumitted in PDF format.




Apply for sliding-scale tuition on TADS


Please create a new account and submit a sliding-scale tuition application on TADS.




Schedule a virtual Student & Family Meeting


Our 30 minute virtual Student & Family Meeting can be scheduled using the Calendly scheduling platform. All meetings take place on the Zoom video conferencing platform. The prospective student and at least one family must be present for the meeting.





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Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy:

Brooklyn Independent admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, disability, source of income, homelessness, sex, gender identity or gender expression  to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It doesn't discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, disability, source of income, homelessness, sex, gender identity or gender expression  in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs

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