Admission to Porter's is selective. Applicants are accepted to grades nine through 12 on the basis of demonstrated intellectual curiosity, academic achievement, community involvement and extracurricular activity, and leadership. These are determined by school records, teacher recommendations, test results, personal essays, and an interview. Porter's also actively seeks to enroll students from a variety of backgrounds, whose unique perspectives and experiences enrich life at the school.
Online applications are encouraged. Please proceed to the Porter’s online application by clicking on the link to the right. We also accept online applications from SSAT, TABS, and A Better Chance. If you require a paper copy of the Porter’s admission application, please contact the Admission Office
We appreciate your efforts to complete all of the requirements for your application by the January 15 application deadline. Admission decisions will be made available online and by mail on March 10 if your admission file has been completed by January 15. Applications submitted after January 15 will be given consideration if space permits. We look forward to considering your application.