Admissions Overview 2023-2024

The Tenacre Admission process for enrollment for the 2024-2025 school year will begin in October 2023. All applicant families are required to conduct an interview (via Zoom or in person) with the Director of Enrollment before the application deadline of February 8, 2024. You may reach out to set up an individual interview by calling Elizabeth O'Connell at 781-591-7408 or emailing her at

For students applying for grades PK and Kindergarten, we will host a group visit for all PK and Kindergarten applicants as well as a 30 minute individual visit. All PK and Kindergarten applicants should plan to attend a group visit. To schedule your group visit please email or call Elizabeth O'Connell at To schedule your individual visit please email or call Elizabeth O'Connell. The Group Visit dates are January 17 from 12:45-2:00pm for PK, January 20 from 9:00-10:15am for PK and 10:45-12:00pm for K, and January 24 from 12:45-2:00pm for K. Individual visits are scheduled for 30 minute blocks on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday morning from 8:30am - 11:00am. 

Pre-Kindergarten applicants must have reached the age of 4, and Kindergarten applicants must be 5 by September 1st of the school year in which they will enroll. A child applying for either PK or K must have had a prior formal school experience, which is the equivalent of at least two days/week for PK applicants and three days/week for Kindergarten. Children applying to both PK and K must be toilet trained.
For students applying to Grades 1–6, we plan to host an in-person screening day on February 3, 2024, that allows for in-person assessments. 
Decision letters can be viewed in your applicant portal on Ravenna on March 8, 2024.