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Standardized test scores are optional. If you submit test scores, please see the guidance below.
9th grade applicants: Submit SSAT or ISEE scores taken on or after June 2021.
10th and 11th grade applicants: Submit SSAT, ISEE, PSAT, SAT or ACT scores taken on or after June 2020.
Postgraduate applicants: Submit PSAT, SAT or ACT scores taken on or after June 2019.
English Proficiency Tests: Non-native English speakers and/or students who have not been at a school where English is the primary language of instruction for at least two years are strongly encouraged to submit results from a TOEFL, Duolingo or IELTS test taken on or after June 2021.
Applicant Essays and Parent/Guardian Statements
Current English Teacher Recommendation
Current Mathematics Teacher Recommendation
Third Teacher Recommendation
A Note on our Recommendation Requirements:
The Current English Teacher Recommendation and Current Mathematics Teacher Recommendation should be completed by your current year teachers.* If you are unable to submit recommendations from your current teachers, please contact our team.
The Third Teacher Recommendation is optional and may be completed by a current or previous year teacher.
The Personal Recommendation is optional and may be completed by an adult who knows you well and can speak to your character.
*Postgraduate applicants may submit teacher recommendations from either a current or previous year teacher.
Please review our Application Process Page for more details: https://www.choate.edu/admission/admission-process
An Admission Interview is strongly encouraged. Applicants are invited to schedule their admission interview via email after submitting the Choate Online Inquiry Form or the Gateway Candidate Profile.
Use Choate’s Application Status Portal to monitor our receipt of your application materials, upload any supplementary documents, and receive your admission decision. Beginning in the fall, applicants will receive notice via email that their Choate Application Status Portal is available.