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Applications Due February 1
Atlanta Girls’ School is offering a Leadership Scholarship to one incoming ninth grader for the 2022-23 school year. This award provides $10,000 in merit aid and is renewable for four years. The Leadership Scholarship will be granted to a student who exhibits outstanding leadership qualities based on all application materials.
In addition to submitting the regular admissions application, applicants for our Leadership Scholarship should submit a 2-page essay on one of the following topics:
- Write about three ways girls and young women can advocate for change in the modern world.
- Write about a person who has leadership qualities you admire.
- Select a topic of your own choosing on leadership.
Essays should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants who submit an essay will also participate in an interview as part of the scholarship application process.
Early Decisions Offered
We are pleased to offer early admission decisions to interested applicants who consider Atlanta Girls’ School to be their top choice. All materials must be submitted according to our regular deadline. Early decisions will be released March 5, 2022. Please email email@example.com to indicate your interest and for more information.
Step 1: Online Application
Once you create or access your student profile account in Ravenna, you will select ‘Apply’ in the AGS portal. This allows access to complete the four key parts of the online application:
- Shared Applicant Information Form
- Parent Questionnaire
- Student Questionnaire
- Application Fee ($80; non-refundable)
Step 2: Required Forms
Required forms are accessed via Ravenna.
AAAIS Confidential Principal/Counselor Evaluation Form (1)
These forms will be delegated by the parent on Ravenna to the principal or counselor at your daughter’s current school. All records, including grades and standardized test scores for the current year as well as two years prior, should be mailed/emailed directly to Atlanta Girls’ School or uploaded via the Ravenna portal.
Confidential Common Teacher Evaluation Forms (2)
Your daughter’s current English teacher and your daughter’s current math teacher must complete an evaluation form. These forms will be delegated by the parent on Ravenna to the English and math teachers at your daughter’s current school. Completed forms should be uploaded via the Ravenna portal by the delegated teachers.
Step 3: Standardized Testing/Secondary Schools Admission Test (SSAT)
Transcripts must include standardized testing from your daughter’s current school. If no standardized testing is available, please register for the SSAT (Secondary School Admission Test) entrance exam and/or the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam). These tests may be taken any time before March 1, 2022, for the first round of admissions decisions.
Students applying to Upper School may submit scores from the PSAT, SAT, or ACT.
Step 4: Student Interview
Once your daughter’s online application is submitted, the office of admission will contact you to arrange a date for her interview.
The Atlanta Girls’ School admits qualified students without regard to race, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded and made available to students at the School. The Atlanta Girls’ School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, age, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid program, athletics, and other School administered programs and activities.