Please refer to the checklist below for everything you need to know about applying to St. Margaret's. Our Admission Team looks forward to getting to know you, and to helping you with the application process.

St. Margaret's is accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year. We are accepting rolling admission for the 2021-2022 school year. Please contact our Admission Team for more information.

 
Application Checklist

✓   Application & Supplements
  • SMS Student Application: Please create an account so that we can best serve you through the admission process.
  • Recommendations: Teacher recommendations completed by current Math and English teachers.
  • Transcript: Please have your current school send your transcript and most recent semester/marking period grades from this year to the Office of Admission.
Please note we also accept the SSAT Standard Application or the TABS Common Application.

✓   Interview
Interviews are conducted on campus, virtually, or as we travel to your area. Schedule your interview and visit to St. Margaret's by calling the Office of Admission at 804.443.3357 or sending an email to admit@sms.org.

✓   Test Scores
The SSAT is our preferred admission test, register today. Please submit results using the school code 6724.
If English is not your first language, register for the TOEFL test or take the Duolingo English Test. Please submit results using the school code B525.
If you do not have standardized test scores, ask our admission team for an alternative option.

✓   Financial Aid
Apply for need-based financial aid through SSS if you believe you may qualify.
Please note the St. Margaret's SSS financial aid code is 6724.

✓   Application Fee
$50 for U.S. applicants.
$100 for international applicants.
Please note the application fee is non-refundable.

✓   Admission Important Dates for the 2022-2023 School Year
February 4  • Application Due Date
*Please note that later applications will be considered on a rolling basis but will not be considered for scholarships. Need based financial aid is available to applicants after the application due date as long as funds are available.  
March 4 • Decision Notification Day
St. Margaret's School
P.O. Box 158
Tappahannock, VA 22560
T: 804-443-3357
admit@sms.org
Episcopal girls' school for boarding and day, grades 8-12, and postgraduate, on the banks of the Rappahannock River in Virginia.