Admission Calendar

Events & Deadlines

Campus Tour Dates

All tours for the 2017-18 school year are complete and we are fully enrolled. Please check back here in August 2017 for new tours.

Evening Reception Dates

  1. Diversity & Inclusion Reception: Wed. Nov. 9, 6:30-8pm
  2. Lower School Reception in SF: Thu. Dec. 1, 6:30-8pm
  3. Upper School Open House: Tue. Jan. 3, 6:45-9pm (applicants and parents welcome)
  4. Lower School Reception at MCDS: Wed. Jan 4, 6:30-8p - Take our bus from SF! Pick up is 5:45pm at the Officer's Club in the Presidio. (parents only)

All receptions for the 2017-18 admission season are complete and we are fully enrolled. Please check back here in August 2017 for new reception dates.

Assessments & Visits

All assessments and visits for the 2017-18 admission season are complete and we are fully enrolled. Please check back here in August 2017 for new dates.

Kindergarten Assessments

All assessments fall on select Wednesday, Friday & Saturday mornings from November to February. Appointments scheduled by the admission office once an application is processed.

Assessment for grades 1 - 7

  • Also known as Admission Testing Saturday, assessments for grades 1-8 take place on February 4, 2017. Please RSVP by emailing Kara Diaz (kdiaz@mcds.org). Out of area applicants who are unable to attend may schedule an alternative assessment with Kara Diaz.

Upper School Applicant Visits

Instituted due to the significant increase in students at the sixth grade level, this required step is in addition to Admission Testing Saturday for sixth grade applicants only. Visits are scheduled once an application is processed and are held on select Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8am-1:30pm.

Important Due Dates

  • October 21, 2016: Applications due for siblings, faculty & staff
  • January 10, 2017: Applications due for new families
  • January 10, 2017: Applications due for Indexed Tuition
  • March 15, 2017: Decision letters mailed
  • March 16, 2017: Decision letters available online at 12pm PST
  • March 23, 2017: Family Reply deadline is 10:00 am sharp


Marin Country Day School
5221 Paradise Drive Corte Madera, CA 94925
415.927.5900
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