Steps to Apply

Berkeley Hall's online application for the 2024-2025 school year is available. Please follow the steps below. We encourage you to call us at (310) 476-6421 or write to us by email with any questions.
Step 1 – REQUEST ADMISSION INFORMATION  Fill out our online form. You'll receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to establish your online account. 
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Step 2 – APPLY ONLINE Log into Cooper's Cave, our admissions portal, to access your child's Admissions Progress Checklist and complete the online application. Access to the Cooper’s Cave Admission Portal is provided upon the completion of the online inquiry form detailed in Step 1. While our initial application deadline occurred on January 14th, 2024, we are still accepting applications for 2024-2025 in some select grade levels. Please reach out to the Admissions department at 310-476-6421 or email to inquire.
Step 3 – SUBMIT RECOMMENDATION FORMS AND TRANSCRIPT REQUEST FORMS TO CURRENT SCHOOL  Instructions are on your child's Admissions Progress Checklist.
Step 4 – SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT / TESTING / PARENT INTERVIEW  Call to schedule these after submitting the application.  Berkeley Hall will not require, nor consider Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) scores as part of the admissions process for 5th to 8th grade applicants for entry into the 2024-2025 school year.
Step 5 – RECEIVE ADMISSIONS NOTIFICATIONS Notifications for the 2024-2025 school year will be released on February 29, 2024 (Nursery and Early Kindergarten [EK] or March 8, 2024 (Kindergarten - Grade 8). A rolling admission process follows during the Spring and Summer should limited spaces be available.
Located in Los Angeles, CA, Berkeley Hall School is a private, coeducational school for students in preschool through grade 8. Rigorous academics in a supportive atmosphere and grounded character development allow students to become fearless scholars and conscientious citizens - gain a love of learning, leadership with social responsibility, creativity with moral integrity, and self-esteem with compassion for others and the environment.