Welcome New Students!

Upcoming Events

April 25-26: One-Act Plays Festival
April 27-28: NCS-STA Dance Gala
May 3-4: Flowermart
May 20-24: All-school Art Show
Aug. 12-16: Prep for Success (new students in grades 7-9)
Sept. 3: First day of school and Opening Cathedral Service

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We are thrilled to welcome your family to the NCS community, and we look forward to supporting you through this transition, which we hope will be informative and exciting. 
 
This site will direct you to information specifically for new families as you plan for the school year ahead. As always, if you have any questions about information listed below or about anything else, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us in the Office of Admission and Financial Aid. We are here to help your family throughout this transition as you get to know the NCS community. 
 
Sincerely,
The NCS Admission Team
 
Wendy Wilkinson, Director of Admission and Financial Aid, 202-537-6682
Rachael Flores, Director of Diversity and Multicultural Education, 202-537-5276
Molly Price, Senior Associate Director of Admission and Financial Aid, 202-537-6328
Liz Wilson, Administrative Assistant, 202-537-6374

Lower School

Important Dates & Information

Detailed information on World Language selection, uniforms, summer reading and math review, textbook ordering, and supply lists is available by logging into MyNCS (see menu at top right) with the login set up at the time of enrollment and clicking on "Resources."

New 4th grade families, please join us for a welcome reception on Tuesday, June 4 at 5:30pm in the Lower School Assembly Room.

New 5th grade families, please join us for a parent coffee for all rising 5s on Thursday, May 23 at 7:45am in Hearst Auditorium. If possible, you are invited to stay and attend the Lower School concert immediately following at 8:45am in the Cathedral.

New 6th grade families, please join us for a parent coffee for all rising 6s on Friday, May 31 at 8:00am in the Lower School Assembly Room.


Middle School

Important Dates & Information
 
Please plan to be here for Welcome to the Middle School night on Wednesday, May 1 at 5:30pm. This event is for parents and students and a great introduction to many of the key people who will support your child as she begins her time at NCS!

Summer reading, a detailed school calendar, dress code, health forms, and is available through the parent log-in to MyNCS (see menu at top right).
 
All new middle school students are invited to participate in the annual transition program Prep for Success. Prep runs August 12-16 (Hours: 9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday, August 12; 9:00 am-3:15 pm Tuesday-Thursday; 9:00am-12:00pm Friday, August 16). This program is free of charge, and lunch is included. More information will be sent by email.

Upper School

Important Dates & Information
 
Please save the date for Welcome to the Upper School night on Tuesday, April 23 from 5:30-7:30pm. This event is for parents and students and a great introduction to many of the key people who will support your child as she begins her time in the NCS upper school, including her 9th grade advisor!

The online course selection form is accessible through the parent log-in to MyNCS (set up at the time of enrollment), and is due Friday, April 26.

Summer reading, pre-season sports info, a detailed school calendar, dress code, health forms, and more are available through the parent log-in to MyNCS (see menu at top right).
 
All new 9th-graders are invited to participate in the annual transition program Prep for Success. Prep runs August 12-16 (Hours: 9:00 am-5:00 pm Monday, August 12; 9:00 am-3:15 pm Tuesday-Thursday; 9:00am-12:00pm Friday, August 16). This program is free of charge, and lunch is included. More information will be sent by email.