Dates & Deadlines
June and August 2021: TACHS Prep - Get ready to ace your high school entrance exams with our comprehensive TACHS/HSPT course sponsored by P.M. Gillen and the test-prep experts at Elite Test Prep. Review material for the different sections of the exam, practice valuable test-taking techniques, and make new friends! This program is open to both girls and boys. Classes run virtually from 9 AM to 12 PM Monday-Friday from 6/28—7/2 and 8/30—9/3. The cost is $300 for one week or $500 for both weeks. Learn more and register here.
August 23, 2021: Registration opens for the TACHS Exam online at www.tachsinfo.com or
by phone at 1-866-61TACHS.
October and November 2021, Virtual Visit Days: Our new virtual visiting series gives prospective 8th graders the opportunity to connect with our Admissions team and current D.A. students safely as we all navigate the current health crisis. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the day-to-day life of D.A. students, both in and out of the classroom. Check back soon!
October 2021, Scholarships & Financial Aid Workshop, TBA, We will walk you step-by-step through the D.A. merit scholarship and need-based financial aid process during this workshop.
October 16, 2021: In-Person Open House, 10 AM to 2 PM. Learn about D.A.'s 125-year legacy of excellence in education! Tour our historic townhouse, learn about our academic and extracurricular programs, and speak with current students and faculty about their experience. Health and safety protocols will be in effect and guests must register for a time slot. An R.S.V.P. is required to attend this event and can be completed by clicking here.
October 24, 2021: Last chance to register for the 2021 TACHS Exam online oy by phone (1-866-61TACHS). Do not miss this deadline! Visit www.tachsinfo.com for more information or to register starting August 23, 2021.
October 27, 2021: Virtual Open House, 6-7:30 PM. Learn about D.A.'s 125-year legacy of excellence in education--all from the comfort of your home! Go on a virtual tour of our historic townhouse, learn about our academic and extracurricular programs, and speak with current students and faculty about their experience. An R.S.V.P. is required to attend this event and can be completed by clicking here.
November 5/6, 2021: TACHS Exam administered in the Archdiocese of New York and Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens. Interested students must indicate D.A. as one of their three choices on the exam. Our school code is 204.
December 15, 2021: Deadline for all application materials for prospective 9th grade students, All supplemental application materials (Applicant Records, Letters of Recommendation, Letters of Explanation) must be submitted either electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to the attention of the Admissions Office, Dominican Academy, 44 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065.
January 2022: Admissions and scholarship decisions released, date TBA.
February 2022: Statements of Intent and Tuition Deposits due to secure a space in the Class of 2026.
Please direct all questions to our Director of Admissions, Madeleine B. Metzler, '07 by email or phone, 212-744-0195, ext. 131.