We are now accepting applications for students entering grades 6-12 in the 2020-21 academic year.  The deadline for full consideration is January 10, 2020.  Please contact our Office of Admissions with any questions (479-245-8030 or

Application Process for New Students

Applications for admission must include the following:

  • Online Application Form
  • Student and Family Meeting
  • Academic Transcript
  • Teacher Recommendations (2)
  • Standardized Test Scores
    • Middle School: Thaden School accepts the most recent standardized test report from the sending school.
    • Upper School: Thaden School accepts the ISEE, PreACT, ACT, PSAT, or SAT.
    • Thaden School administers (at no cost to the applicant) an assessment for students who do not have already have standardized test scores.


  • Applications for indexed tuition are optional

-Families that do not apply for indexed tuition will be required to pay the maximum tuition.