We welcome your interest in our school and community. The admission process is designed to discover what inspires each applicant's curiosity and creativity. If you're ready to apply, tap HERE to get started on the Initial Applicant Form. This form will give you access to scheduling a Student Visit and/or a Parent Tour and Check-in.
For other opportunities to connect to the CA community during the admission season, check the Admission Calendar. Our arts and athletic events are open to the public, and you are welcome to attend a game, concert or theater production that is listed on the Arts Calendar or Athletics Calendar.
At CA, we delight in a student’s curiosity, creativity, and sense of adventure. CA students of all ages develop courage by exploring the abundant opportunities for personal growth in our community. Students also learn from each other and work hard to be kind and stand up for others. That's why our Admission Committee strives to create a mix of talents, backgrounds, and perspectives in each grade that enhances everyone's learning.
Catherine Laskey has worked at CA since 1995 and has served as Director of Admission & Financial Aid since 1997. During her first two years at CA, Catherine also taught French and history in the Upper and Lower Schools. A highlight of Catherine's time at CA is assisting with Interim trips and, along with students, learning how to fly fish, how to lead hiking trips, how to practice yoga, and how to order a variety of poutine in Quebec.
A native of Atlanta, Ga., Catherine graduated from Duke University as an Angier B. Duke Scholar, with majors in French and Political Science. Prior to CA, Catherine worked in Admission at The Madeira School in McLean, Va. When she is not meeting with prospective families, Catherine enjoys traveling and outdoor activities with her family.
New Family Social & Upper School Course Registration
2020 CA Admission Preview
We are very excited to have the opportunity to join the CA community. We truly believe the curriculum and focus on the "whole child" coupled with the strong community feel at CA is the best fit for us.