What is the school's admission policy?

To be admitted to Winchester School Pre-K 3 & 4 year old programs, children must be either three or four years of age by September 1st of that year. To be admitted to the Winchester School Kindergarten, first and second grade programs, children must be five, six, or seven years of age respectively by September 1st of that year.

Early admission of a child whose birthday falls after September 1st will be allowed if the child passes a test and meets requirements for Early Admission.


“I like learning [at Winchester] because there are nice teachers. My favorite class is science because it’s fun. Ms. Melissa (science teacher) made a volcano.”

~ Janet, former student

"You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation."

~  Plato