Applying to Cold Spring School: Preschool
Cold Spring School has one preschool classroom that serves children ages three and four and can have up to 14 students. Children entering as three-year-olds stay in this classroom for two years. The preschool program is a full school day program with an optional Extended Day until 5:30pm. Preschoolers enjoy a rich, hands-on curriculum that is play and discovery based and includes Spanish, fitness, and music.
must turn three years old before November 1 of the year they will begin the preschool program.
We strongly encourage families to join us for one of our Tours for Parents before submitting an application if you have not yet seen Cold Spring School in action.
receive the application from you and the Student Evaluation form (from
your child's current teacher, if applicable), you will be contacted to
schedule your child’s visit to the preschool classroom.
Preschool visits are individual and last about 45 minutes. No formal screening is administered, but you and your child will visit the preschool classroom with the Director of Admissions. A time will also
be arranged for you to discuss your child’s application with the
To request a Cold Spring School Admissions Packet, please complete our online Request Information form
or contact the Admissions Office via email
or by phone at 203-787-1584. Please note that all application paperwork is also available to download
The application timeline for students applying to kindergarten through sixth grade is different. Please click here