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Admission

Hello!

Thank you for your interest in The Harker School. We are so excited to share our wonderful community with you, and we are eager to share the people and programs that make us special. We welcome you to explore our website to learn more about Harker, and we encourage you to contact us with your questions and how we can help your family get to know us better. Our admission team can’t wait to get to know YOU!


Danielle Holquin, Director of Admission

Message from the Head of School


Harker Homecoming

What makes us special?

We are a community of kind, dedicated, passionate learners, and constantly seek ways to understand, improve and explore new ideas and perspectives. From student classrooms to parent education events, to reunions, there is a shared love of learning that permeates the Harker community.

Beginning in the lower school, and continuing throughout each student’s Harker journey, we carefully evaluate the course placement that best meets a student’s talents and interests to ensure that each is challenged, encouraged, engaged and inspired to be their personal and academic best. A vital part of that process involves the offering of extensive curricular and extracurricular offerings to help students discover and nurture talents they may not have otherwise known they had. Our goal (and greatest joy) is to help each student uncover their unique gifts. We do this through our deep and varied offerings and through our incredible and inspiring faculty, for whom we search nationwide. Many hold advanced degrees, and all are passionate about teaching and focused on individual student success.

Since 1893 Harker has continually honed its academic methods, programs and curriculum to incorporate the latest best practices in education that have created the innovative and inspiring offerings we have today. With more than 125 years of experience in bringing out the best in children, we are dedicated to continuing that legacy of excellence through our passionate faculty, innovative programming, state-of-the-art facilities and genuine care for each and every student. We warmly invite you to explore all that Harker has to offer!

Teacher and Student at Harker

Admission Information

  1. Submit an Inquiry
    Get started by submitting an inquiry and requesting an information packet.
  2. Applying to Harker
    Learn about the application process
  3. Access your Ravenna application

    Continue the Ravenna application process.
  4. Admission Events
    Join us at one of our upcoming admission events.
  5. Tuition & Tuition Assistance
    View current tuition, what's included and how to apply for need-based financial assistance.
  6. Admission Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Contact the Admission Team

Contact us and we'll be happy to help you.

  • Lower School (K-5)

    408.553.0588

    Diann Chung
    Lower School Admission Director

    Kristian Tiopo
    Admission Associate, Lower School
  • Middle School (Grades 6-8)

    408.553.0399

    Danielle Holquin
    Director of Admission, TK-12, Middle School Admission Director

    Patricia Andrews
    Admission Associate, Middle School
  • Upper School (Grades 9-12)

    408.345.9207

    Jennifer Hargreaves
    Upper School Admission Director

    Christianne Hintz
    Admission Associate, Upper School
  • Financial Aid

    408.553.0301

    Kathy Caveney
    Financial Aid Coordinator