Apply to DA

Steps to Apply to DA

List of 5 items.

  • Step I – Information Meeting with Admissions

    • Tour and informational meeting. Parents, please call 303-777-5161 to schedule a meeting.
  • Step II - Submit Required Documents

    Submit the following required documents:
    o Completed Application
    o One (1) Cognitive Test Administered Within the Last 3 Years. You may submit:
    • The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fourth Edition or
    • The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Fifth Edition
    • Note: We require all Index Scores and Percentiles, the 10 Standard Subtests Scores, and the Comprehension Subtest Score.
    o One (1) Academic Achievement Test Administered Within the Last 12 Months. You may submit:
    • The Woodcock Johnson Test of Achievement (WJ) or
    • The Kaufman Test of Educational Achievement (KTEA) or
    • The Wechsler Individual Achievement Test (WIAT)
    • Note: The academic achievement test must show the student’s grade equivalents and/or age equivalents as well as the percentiles.
    o A Copy of the student’s most recent grades/transcript. If the student’s school does not issue grades, send a copy of the student’s current progress report.
    o A Copy of the Student’s Birth Certificate.
    o A $75 Application Fee
  • Step III - File Review

    Once Denver Academy has received the required documents, a student file is created and reviewed. We will notify you after the file has been reviewed.
  • Step IV - Interview for Selected Applicants

    Initiated by Denver Academy, this interview is for selected applicants and their parents/guardians.   
  • Step V - Admission Decision

    Denver Academy notifies the interviewed family of the admission decision.

    NOTE: Families for whom we have received notification of a completed financial aid application and whose child has been accepted for enrollment will be considered for financial aid.
Please do not submit the originals of your documents (e.g. testing, reports) as they will become the property of Denver Academy and will not be duplicated or forwarded on to third parties.

Meet the Team

List of 3 members.

  • Dan Loan 

    Director of Communications & Enrollment
  • Janet Woolley 

    Director of Admissions & Tutoring Services
  • Teresa Levin 

    Admissions Assistant