How to Apply

To begin the application process you can chose to do the following:

Submit an online application: De La Salle Academy uses Ravenna, an online application portal, for our admissions process. To begin your application process online, please visit to create an account for your family. Look for De La Salle Academy on the online directory to register and begin your application.




Download the Application for the Admission Form and print as a single page.

Parent/Guardian completes Form 1A.  Form 1B is to be completed by your child.


Submit forms 2A and 2B to your child’s current school. These forms should  be accompanied by a copy of the most recent report card and a copy of the latest standardized test scores (e.g. CTBS, SRA, ERB, Reading and Math tests from the Public Schools etc). These forms are to be completed by your child's current school and submitted directly to De La Salle Academy. 


All application materials must be received by the entrance exam date and can be mailed, emailed (, or brought in on the day of the test. Please fax applications to (212) 316-5998. 

The entrance exam will take place at De La Salle Academy.  The area is easily accessed by public transportation. The # 1, 2, 3, 7, A, C, E, N, Q, R,and S trains all stop at West 42nd Port Authority.


There is no fee for the examination. On the entrance exam day while the children are testing there will be an information session for parents, teachers or principals who wish to learn more about the school. Current De La Salle students and parents will be on hand to answer your questions. This orientation is an important part of the admissions process, so please plan to attend. The test will take about three hours. If you need additional information about the school or the examination, please email or call us at 212-316-5840.


Use this checklist as a guideline for the application process. The De La Salle application process consists of three phases:

  • Entrance Exam: Register in Ravenna or email All application materials must be received by the day your child is taking the entrance exam and can be mailed, emailed (, or brought in on the day of the test.  Please fax applications to (212) 316-5998. 

  • Simulated School Day: Students who complete and pass the entrance exam are selected for Phase 2 of the admission process. They will be asked to attend Simulated School Day, and spend half a day at De La Salle Academy.

  • Personal Interview: Students selected for Phase 3 of the admission process will participate in the personal Interview. 

Notifications of final acceptances are sent out one month following the personal interviews.

Should you have any further questions or concerns, feel free to contact Vinesha Phillip-Civil, Director of Admission and Recruitment by emailing, or by calling (212) 316-5840.

De La Salle Academy
332 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036

Phone: 212-316-5840
Fax: 212-316-5998

For general inquiries email us at or call 212-316-5840

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