The middle school prepares students to be lifelong learners, to thrive in their chosen high schools and become leaders in their community.

Application Timeline

  • Late Fall - February 1st
    Applications are accepted for first consideration. Late applications and mid-year enrollment applications are considered upon space availability.

  • January - February
    Prospective students attend scheduled activity sessions or classroom visits. All documentation, including testing results, recommendations and transcripts are due.

Enrollment consideration is given upon completion of the admissions process and receipt of all necessary documentation. In accordance with AISGW guidelines, notification of admission decisions shall be no earlier than March 1, 2019.

Admission Events

  • Sunday Open House
    Meet our faculty, tour our campus and learn about our guiding philosophy and student opportunities.
    January 13,
    February 10,
    March 3
  • Register for an open house
  • School Day Tours
  • See us in action!
    Visit LCDS on a school day for an inside look at life as a member of our community of learners.
    9am Early Childhood
    10:30am 1st-5th Grades
    1pm Middle School
    October 22,
    November 5,
    April 1
  • Meet the Middle School
    5th-8th grade students and families are invited to tour and learn about LCDS's engaging middle school program.


Parents and students are invited to schedule a guided tour of our beautiful campus or attend an open house to learn more about our program.


Fill out and submit an application for your child.


Middle School applicants must visit Loudoun Country Day School for a full day. During the classroom visit, grade level assessments will be administered in reading, writing, and math by the classroom teacher.


Each applicant must provide a transcript of his or her academic record from their current school and a recommendation from a teacher who has taught the applicant. LCDS provides online recommendation forms.

Click here for the applicant recommendation form.

Please submit the Parent’s Authorization to Release Student Records form directly to your child’s school. All records or transcripts must be sent directly from the applicant’s school to LCDS.

Applicants for the middle school must complete the WISC-V, a long-standing cognitive assessment. A list of testing providers is available from our Admissions Office. Testing results should not be more than a year old.

Summer applicants must complete the grade-level assessments administered during a visit to the school.