An application to attend CWAA is a 3 step process:

STEP 1: Application

Download and fill out the application package found here.

STEP 2: Interview

Once a completed application has been received, an interview will be scheduled with the Admission Team. The presence of both parent(s) and student(s) is requested for this interview. (Academic Testing: All ESL students will be tested prior to admission to determine English proficiency (minimum Level 3 entrance requirement). All K-3 applicants will be given a readiness assessment to determine placement. Placement testing for other grades will be conducted where necessary. The age requirement for Kindergarten is 5 years by December 31 of the school year.

STEP 3: Notification

After careful review of the student’s application, interview, academic records, and recommendations, the Admissions Team will make their decision and communicate this decision with the family. A confirmation letter will be emailed. Students accepted into classes already at capacity will be placed on a waiting list.


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