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Thank you for your interest in Holy Innocents' Episcopal School.

We are delighted you are considering HIES to be your family’s educational home. We understand that choosing an educational home is one of the most important decisions you will make. Take your time. Get to know us. And above all trust the journey.

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Application Timeline

  • Application Deadline:
    Friday, January 31, 2020
  • Financial Assistance Applicatoin Deadline:
    Friday, January 31, 2020
  • Supplemental Materials Deadline:
    (teacher recommendations, transcripts, questionnaires)
    Friday, February 14, 2020
  • Last Admissible SSAT Testing Date:
    Saturday, February 8, 2020
  • Admission Notification:
    Saturday, April 4, 2020
  • Family Response Deadline:
    Thursday, April 16, 2020

There is no commitment required in creating an account with Ravenna. Once you have created an account, you will see Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School listed in the directory of schools in the Atlanta area. After clicking on our school, you will have the option to "Explore," to view our application steps and be automatically added to our admissions mailing list.

Application Checklist

All grades must submit their Shared Applicant Information Form plus $95 application fee by Jan. 31, 2020. The additional application materials needed by grade are below:

PK3

 Child must be 3 years of age by September 1, 2020.

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31 through Ravenna
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna
  • AAAIS Confidential Common Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1 please delegate the form to your child’s lead teacher through Ravenna.
  • HIES Group Admission Evaluation: These take place in February and March. Please register through Ravenna.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by Jan. 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on Oct. 1, 2019, here.

PK4 & PK5

Child must be 4 years of age by September 1, 2020.

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31, through Ravenna.
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • AAAIS Confidential Common Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s lead teacher through Ravenna.
  • HIES Group Admission Evaluation: These take place in January & February. Please register through Ravenna.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by January 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on October 1, 2019, here.

Kindergarten

Child must be 5 years of age by September 1, 2020.

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31, through Ravenna
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • AAAIS Confidential Common Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14. After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s lead teacher through Ravenna.
  • HIES Group Admission Evaluation: These take place in January & February. Please register through Ravenna.
  • Joint Admissions Testing Program (JATP) Evaluation: Please visit www.jatp.org for more information about testing and scheduling.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by January 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on October 1, 2019, here.

Grades 1-4

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31 through Ravenna.
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • AAAIS Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s lead teacher through Ravenna.
  • Report Card/Transcript: Submit by February 14, 2020.
  • HIES Admission Evaluation: These take place in January & February. Please register through Ravenna.
  • Joint Admissions Testing Program (JATP) Evaluation: Please visit www.jatp.org for more information about testing and scheduling.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by January 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on October 1, 2019, here.

Grade 5

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31 through Ravenna.
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • AAAIS Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, please delegatethe form to your child’s lead teacher through Ravenna. 
  • AAAIS Additional Teacher Evaluation Form:  Submit by February 14. After Dec. 1, this evaluation form can be completed by any other academic teacher, including the applicant’s lead 3rd grade teacher.  
  • AAAIS Common Principal/Counselor Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s principal/counselor through Ravenna.
  • Report Card/Transcript: Submit by February 14, 2020
  • HIES Admission Evaluation: These take place in January & February. Please register through Ravenna.
  • Joint Admissions Testing Program (JATP) Evaluation: Please visit www.jatp.org for more information about testing and scheduling.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by January 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on October 1, 2019, here.

Grades 6-12

  • Shared Applicant Information Form plus Fee: Submit by January 31 through Ravenna.
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • Parent Questionnaire: Submit by February 14 through Ravenna.
  • AAAIS Math Teacher Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, pleasedelegate the form to your child’s math teacher through Ravenna. 
  • AAAIS English/Language Arts Teacher Evaluation Form:  Submit by February 14. After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s English/language arts teacher through Ravenna. 
  • AAAIS Additional Teacher Evaluation Form:  Submit by February 14. **This form is to be submitted IF your child has the same teacher for both Math and English/Language arts this year. It should be completed by any other academic teacher, including the applicant’s lead teacher from the previous school year.
  • AAAIS Common Principal/Counselor Evaluation Form: Submit by February 14.  After December 1, please delegate the form to your child’s principal/counselor through Ravenna.
  • Report Card/Transcript: Submit by February 14, 2020.
  • HIES Admission Interview: Please register through Ravenna.
  • SSAT Testing Results: The SSAT code for Holy Innocents’ is 3979. We will accept scores no later than those from the February 8, 2020 test date.
  • Character Skills Snapshot Assessment Results: Please complete and submit results by February 14. We care about your children and how they grow, not only in their cognitive skills but also as good citizens with integrity, resilience and curiosity -- those skills that will carry them forward into a successful life at HIES, in college and beyond. The CSS provides a “snapshot” of more holistic information about your child and illuminates areas where HIES can enrich your child’s growth and ability to thrive and flourish. It is a 20-30 minute online assessment to be completed in one sitting. It can be taken at home or any location with an internet connection (no mobile devices). For more information, please see the Character Skills Snapshot brochure or visit www.ssat.org/snapshot.
  • Financial Assistance (optional): All families interested in receiving financial assistance must submit an application. Applications for financial assistance, including the Parent Financial Statement (PFS) and complete 2018 Tax returns, including all schedules and W2’s must be submitted to SSS by January 31, 2020. SSS opens for applications on October 1, 2019, here.

Meet the Team

Beth-Sarah Wright

Beth-Sarah Wright

Director of Enrollment Management
Andrew Mack

Andrew Mack

Associate Director of Enrollment Management (Grades 6-12)
Katie Patrick

Katie Patrick

Assistant Director of Admissions (Grades PK3-5)
Kay Wright

Kay Wright

Enrollment Management/Special Events Coordinator

HIES NON-DISCRIMINATORY STATEMENT

Holy Innocents' Episcopal School admits students without regard to race, sexual orientation, color, national, religious or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, color, national, religious or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, tuition assistance programs, athletic and other administered programs.