The application process for grades 1-4 consists of the following components:
- Completion of an online application
- Admission testing
- Teacher recommendation
- Current report card (through mid-year)
How to start:
- Click on "Apply Online" on the right to create an account with our online application provider, Ravenna (be sure to set it up with the email account that you want to use to communicate with the school)
- Fill out the Student Profile
- Click Apply to begin
If at any point you should have a question about Ravenna and your application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office at 817.321.0116 if you have any questions.
Applicants to first grade will take the AABL (Academic Assessment for Beginning Learners). Students choosing to test at TVS will test on Monday, February 25, 2019 and work with our first grade teachers. AABL registration is available online at www.erblearn.org (or click on the link within the online application to register). Other locations and times are available; for a full listing, please visit the AABL web site. All AABL registrations must be submitted by Monday, February 18, 2019 for testing at TVS. Results will be sent to the other consortium schools listed on the AABL registration. Appointments for a review of the test results can be made following the testing.
Students entering grades 2-4 will take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). The test is offered at TVS on Monday, February 25, 2019. ISEE registration is available online at www.iseetest.org (or click on the link within the online application to register). Other locations and times are available; for a full listing, please visit the ISEE web site. All ISEE registrations must be submitted by Monday, February 18, 2019 for testing at TVS.
TVS requires teacher recommendations for each applicant. Teacher recommendations will be sent by email through our application provider, Ravenna, directly to the teacher entered in the online application.
In addition, please print the transcript release provided in Ravenna, sign, and turn it in to your current school's registrar. The school will send your child's transcript or report card directly to the Admissions office. All forms may be returned by fax, scan or mail to the following:
Mail: 7500 Dutch Branch Road, Fort Worth, TX 76132